Michelle Rouillard wins Miss Colombia 2009

Miss Cauca, a 22 year old student Michelle Rouillard was crowned as the new Miss Colombia 2009 or locally called as Señorita (Srta) Colombia 2009 beauty pageant at the Julio Cesar Turbay auditorium in Cartagena and was televised nationwide.

A student of International Business at Concord University in Canada, the new beauty queen stands 1.74m tall and she will be competing at the Miss Universe 2009 Pageant next year. She was crowned by the last year's Miss Colombia 2008 and 1st run-up in Miss Universe 2008 Taliana Vargas (photo, right)

Top 10 Semi-finalists with scores they recieved:

Miss Cauca (Michelle Rouillard Estrada) - 9.80
Miss Choco (Lina Marcela Mosquera Ochoa) - 9.80
Miss Cundinamarca (Maria Jimena Escobar Fuenmayor) - 9.30
Miss Antioquia (Veronica Velasquez Gomes) - 9.10
Miss Bogota (Sonia Janneth Cubides Silva) - 9.10
Miss Amazonas (Paula Alejandra Gonzalez Gutierrez) - 9.10
Miss Norte de Santader (Ina Andrea Ontiveros Casas - 9.00
Miss Cartagena (Giselle Marin Ramos) - 8.90
Miss Quindio (Leidy Macela Mejia Urrego) - 8.70
Miss Valle (Stephanie Garces Aljure) - 8.70

Lina Marcela Mosquera (photo, left), Miss Choco was one of the top favorites this year, she ended up as the 1st run-up or "Virreina". The 19 year old black beauty stands 1.80m. tall and was currently a student and working as a model. She will compete at Miss International 2009 Beauty Contest in Macau.

Completing the finalists were were Miss Antioquia (1st princess), Bogota (2nd princess) and Cundimarca (3rd princess). They will represent Colombia in contests such as Miss Intercontinental, Miss Continente Americano and Reina Hispanoamericana.

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Video clips of Michelle Rouillard Estrada during the pageant:


"To God be the Glory".