Larissa Costa was crowned Miss Brazil Universe 2009

25 year old Larissa Costa who is Miss Rio Grande do Norte won the Miss Brazil Universe 2009 Beauty Pageant last May 10. She stands 1.76m tall and will be representing her country at the Miss Universe, 2009 Contest on August 23 to be held in the beautiful Nassau, Bahamas.

Competing in Miss International 2009 representing Brazil is the 1st run-up, Rayanne Moraes, Miss Minas Gerais. While the 2nd run-up was Denise Ribeiro, Miss Distrito Federal and will compete in Miss American Continent 2009, in Ecuador.

Miss Para, Rayana Breda and Miss Ceara, Khrisley Karle was the 3rd and 4th runners-up respectively.

Contestants who were part of the top 10 are Misses Bahia, Parana, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul and Santa Catarina.

Miss Pernambuco was named Miss Congeniality while Miss Minas Gerais won the Best State Costume Award.

Renata Fan (Miss Brazil Universe 1999) and Nayla Micherif (Miss Brazil Universe 1997) hosted the beauty contest.


"To God be the Glory".