Posted on February 25, 2016
Candidate 1, Mr. Lambert Ivan R. Nieto, was put onto throne as Mr. Batasan Universe 2016 in the recently held pageant in celebration of the Batasan Hills’s 33rd Founding Anniversary on February 22 and 24 at the SB Park.
Candidate 2, Mr. Ruzzel C. de Leon, made it as Mr. Batasan Universe 2016 – 1st Runner-up.
While, Candidate 10, Mr. Christian S. Casimiro, was awarded as Mr. Batasan Universe 2016 – 2nd Runner-up.
The three beauty kings were congratulated by Captain John “Jojo” M. Abad; Kagawads Luisito “Tata” Z. Ludovica, Edgar “Junjun” S. Macario, Jr., Jhorwin D. Santos, Charlie O. Mangune, Ernesto “Ernie” S. Custodio, Filomena “Luming” V. de Guzman and Roberto “Bobby” B. Miras; 2nd District Representative Winston “Winnie” T. Castelo; and, the winners’ respective 2015 counterparts.
Nieto, De Leon and Casimiro beat their other seven contenders in most of the categories. To wit,
The other candidates bagged titles, too, such as,
Best in Swim Wear
Darling of the Crowd
Best in National/Creative Costume
Nieto, De Leon and Casimiro were given neck-to-neck competition by fellow finalists Candidate 3, Mr. John Christopher D. Rances, and Candidate 7, Mr. Aga Miguel.
Prior to the two-day pageant, the candidates had a pictorial session in their casual wear
and swim wear
at the Filinvest II Swimming Pools.
Most of the gentlemen auditioned at the conference room in the barangay hall in their casual wear
and swim wear, too.
Written by Aphrodite
Photos compiled by Aphrodite
Photos taken by Arvin Dimzon, Aris Dimzon, Boyet Pascual,
Alejandro Cabello, Jr. and Olive Sobrevinas