Teresa Kuster, from the City of Buenos Aires, was named ‘Miss Argentina’ in the Miss World Argentina pageant that took place on Friday in Rosario. The 25 year-old from Villa Urquiza defeated 23 others, each representing a province from within Argentina, and will fly to Bali in September to represent her country in the prestigious Miss World competition.
Zaida Schoop, from Cordoba came in second while Luciana Robles from Salta came third.
The girls did a series of runway shows including ‘evening dress’, ‘swimsuit’ and kickstarted the evening with a display of costumes designed to symbolise the province they were representing.
On the judging panel were the director of the competition Nadia Cerri; Miss Argentina 1980, Nequi Galotti; marketing manager of the event location, Romina Freijomil; and designers Gabriel Lage y Julieta Mansilla.
All photos by Emma Hodson