The Miss Philippines International of BC & Canada 2022 Grand Coronation presented by A. Royal Productions took place at the River Rock Casino Resort on Saturday, October 29, 2022. It was a glamourous, eventful night produced by former Miss International Canada 2004 and Pageant Director, Ms. Adelynn Cupino-Yambao. Special guest performers were TikTok Sensation, Raymond Salgado from Nanaimo and triple threat performer Lana Roi from the Philippines along with local artists, Gio Levy and Gabriel Regehr.
United in diversity and uniqueness, this pageant was created based on Adelynn’s emphasis on women empowerment and to set a foundation for young women to thrive in, alongside women like themselves while emphasizing the diversity of modern Filipinas along with their dedication, discipline and development. Miss Philippines International of BC & Canada prides itself in the diverse ethnic beauty, grace, and individual achievements of young women. The organization has aimed to celebrate cultural fulfillment and women empowerment since its first year in 2019 at the Grand Villa Casino Ballroom.
With this year’s coronation held at the four-star diamond resort at the River Rock Show Theatre, winners were crowned:
Miss Philippines International of Canada 2022: Donna Clacer
Miss Philippines International of BC: Reem Amil
Miss Philippines Vancouver: Andrea Echem
Miss Teen Philippines International: Izela Lim
Mrs. Philippines World of BC: Nathania Franco
First Runner-Up: Arlene Manaloto
Second Runner-Up: Isabella-Marie Boisvert
Third Runner-Up: Danica Imperial
Miss Congeniality: Jessamine Salas
Miss Community: Agatha Lopez & Arlene Manaloto
Miss Photogenic: Nathania Franco
Best in Evening Gown: Reem Amil
Best in Interview: Arlene Manaloto
Best in National Costume: Andrea Echem
Best in Swimsuit: Nathania Franco
Best in Talent: Janine Alcaraz
Director’s Award: Arlene Manaloto
People’s Choice: Agatha Lopez
Congratulations to all the winners! The titleholders will compete in national competitions next year: Miss Universe Canada, Miss Asia Canada, Bb. Pilipinas World of Canada, Miss Vancouver, and Mrs. Philippines World. Past winners include Nicole Enriquez Pegler, Miss Universe Canada 2020 Finalist; Bianca Zamora, Bb. Pilipinas World of Canada 2019; Shawna Pedida Warhurst, Miss Vancouver 2019 First Runner-Up; and Christina Lopez-Olson, Miss Ecology Canada International 2022.