Unable to fly to Australia to compete in the face to face pageant due travel restrictions brought about by Covid-19, Christine and Monique joined the Coronation Night virtually. Prior to the finals they submitted several pageant requirements such as talent, tourism, long gown and advocacy videos. They also underwent virtual interviews initiated by the organizers headed by Mrs. Universe Australia CEO Ms. Maryrose Salubre .
Christine received two special awards - Mrs. Universe Ambassador and Mrs. Australasia Official were handed out by Ms. Michelle Lucas and Ms. L.
Monique received two special award - Mrs. Aura Universe and Mrs. Universe Ambassador. The awards were given by Ms. Bennilyn Amigo-Molina of Aura Wellness and Beauty, Roxanne Velasco of Rox Fragrances & Janna Dominquez of Skinfinite.
Crowning Rivera is Elite Mrs. Philippines International Michelle Vitug Encarnacion together with Bb. Pilipinas 2021 Finalist Patrizia Garcia.
Meanwhile, Escalante was crowned by Ms. L - CEO of LaL’or, Seduction and Hygeia together with Director Erwina Arguelles.
Rivera and Escalante’s titles allows them to compete in the 2022 Mrs. Universe Official international pageant scheduled September next year in Australia.
Congratulations Monique and Christine!!!