Miss World Philippines 2016 Catriona Gray leaves for the US on November 24, Thursday on board Philippine Airlines flight to New York to catch up for the start of Miss World Pageant calendar.
Before then there is a Media Meet and Greet for her in the Philippine Center on November 25 arranged by Consul general Tess Dela Vega.
In a media send off at the C3 events place in Greenhills, the statuesque and intelligent Ms. Gray whom everyone fondly calls 'Cat' shared her hopes and dreams for a strong and victorious showing on the pageant.
In keeping with the 'Filipino First Policy'of Miss World Philippines , her competition gown was designed and made by renowned designer Francis Libiran. It will be remembered that Miss World id dubbed as the "mother of all pageants" by virtue of being the very first beauty pageant ever established. created in 1951, it is now on its 66th year.