IN PHOTOS: Miss World PH unveils candidates for 2019 pageant

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Aug 31 2019 02:22 AM | Updated as of Aug 31 2019 09:07 AM

The contestants of this year's Miss World Philippines took the catwalk on Thursday, a little more than two weeks before they compete for who gets to represent the country in the international edition of the pageant in London. 

The event at Novotel Hotel in Quezon City saw the candidates dress in floral-themed swimsuits, as they were officially introduced to the public ahead of the contest set for September 15.

Check them out below:

IN PHOTOS: Miss World PH unveils candidates for 2019 pageant 1
IN PHOTOS: Miss World PH unveils candidates for 2019 pageant 2
IN PHOTOS: Miss World PH unveils candidates for 2019 pageant 3
IN PHOTOS: Miss World PH unveils candidates for 2019 pageant 4
IN PHOTOS: Miss World PH unveils candidates for 2019 pageant 5
IN PHOTOS: Miss World PH unveils candidates for 2019 pageant 6
IN PHOTOS: Miss World PH unveils candidates for 2019 pageant 7
IN PHOTOS: Miss World PH unveils candidates for 2019 pageant 8
IN PHOTOS: Miss World PH unveils candidates for 2019 pageant 9
IN PHOTOS: Miss World PH unveils candidates for 2019 pageant 10

Kristy Celyn Banks of Mandaluyong poses, as she takes the catwalk on Thursday. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News

Ednalyin Gunio (from left) of Taguig, Kristy Celyn Banks of Mandaluyong, Erica Rose Madlangsakay of Los Angeles, and Shannon Christi Kerver of Nueva Ecija hit the catwalk on Thursday. This year's competition will see the addition two new titles, namely Miss Eco Teen International and Miss Philippines Tourism. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News

Ilene De Vera hits the catwalk for the Miss World Philippines candidates' official presentation on Thursday. This year's competition will see the addition two new titles, namely Miss Eco Teen International and Miss Philippines Tourism. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News

Michelle Dee of Makati City answers questions from media during the official presentation of Miss World Philippines candidates on Thursday. Behind Dee are Rose Ann Ignacio (from left) of Rizal, Michelle Charlotte Thorlund from Balboa Island and Laguna, Patrixia Shirley Santos of Albay, Mary Daena Resurreccion of Manila, and Patricia Gutierrez of Taguig. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News

Julie Ann Forbes of Bulacan faces the media, as she takes the catwalk during the official presentation of Miss World Philippines candidates on Thursday. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News

Ruffa Nava of Iloilo City heads backstage after taking the catwalk. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News

The Miss World Philippines candidates hit the catwalk during a presentation event Thursday. This year's competition will see the addition two new titles, namely Miss Eco Teen International and Miss Philippines Tourism. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News

The Miss World Philippines candidates hit the catwalk during a presentation event Thursday. This year's competition will see the addition two new titles, namely Miss Eco Teen International and Miss Philippines Tourism. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News

The Miss World Philippines candidates hit the catwalk during a presentation event Thursday. This year's competition will see the addition two new titles, namely Miss Eco Teen International and Miss Philippines Tourism. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News

The Miss World Philippines candidates hit the catwalk during a presentation event Thursday. This year's competition will see the addition two new titles, namely Miss Eco Teen International and Miss Philippines Tourism. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News