Miss Shanghai Xuejiao Chen wins Miss Grand China 2017!
Ariska Putri Pertiwi, Miss Grand International 2016 crowned the winner in Guangzhou, China!
Miss Shanghai Xuejiao Chen wins Miss Grand China 2017! Ariska Putri Pertiwi, Miss Grand International 2016 crowned the winner in Guangzhou, China! Xuejiao Chen will represent China at Miss Grand International 2017 in Vietnam in October next year. The newly crowned Miss Grand China 2017 stands 5'11" or 180 cm. She is 26 years of age and works as a yoga instructor.
The host Beauty Miss Guangdong,Dana Liao was announced as1st Runner-up, she is 18 years old and stands 176 cm. Miss Guangxi Yuanxin Huang and Miss Heilongjiang Wen Dou won 2nd and 3rd Runners-up respectively.
The winner was crowned by the reigning Miss Grand International 2016 Ariska Putri Pertiwi and Miss Grand China 2016 Siru He. In the event held at the Royal Tulip Carat Guangzhou, China, the Top 10 semi-finalists were: Heilongjiang, Hainan, Henan, Guangxi, Hubei, Fujian, Neimenggu, Shandong, Guangdong, and Shanghai. The selection of the special awards had been done two nights before on the Pearl River where the evening gown parade was held which went to Miss Mongolia, Xuejiao Wo (Miss Inner) and Miss Beijing, Zhenrui Xu (Miss Elegance). The pre-pageant activities were highly appreciated by the candidates who got a chance to truly experience Guangzhou, China and its rich tourism and culture. The Top 7 had the representatives of Heilongjiang, Shandong, Shanghai, Guangxi, Hainan Hubei, and Guangdong.
Then the Top 4 finalists were excitingly announced and they had a chance to give the speech before the final election of the winner. The top 4 finalists included Guangdong, Heilongjiang, Shanghai and Guangxi. Finally, the most exciting moment began when the host announced the runners-up and the winner, 3rd Runner-up went to Heilongjiang Miss Wen Dou, Miss Yuanxin Huang from Guangxi won 2nd Runner-up, Miss Dana Liao from the host city Guangdong was announced as 1st Runner-up and Miss Grand China 2017 was Miss Xuejiao Chen from Shanghai. Ariska Putri Pertiwi, Miss Grand International 2016 together with Siru He, Miss Grand China 2016 crowned the winner and her successor on the stage. At the end of the pageant, there was a photo session between the winner, runners-up and the President of Miss Grand International Org., Mr. Nawat Itsaragrisil and the President of Miss China Org. and National Director of Miss Grand China, Mr. Adam Lee. Congratulations to the winner! We wish her a great year of reign and the best of luck for the upcoming Miss Grand International 2017 in Vietnam!