Miss Ukraine 2008 was Crowned!

As twenty six lovely candidates participated at Miss Ukraine 2008 Beauty Pageant, Iryna Zhuravska was declared the new winner. The Beauty Pageant was held at the Ukraine National Palace in Kiev last April 23, 2008.

Iryna will be representing her counrty at the 58th Miss World Beauty Pageant, and will be competing in more than 110 candidates from around the world. Miss World Beauty Pageant will also be held at her country as she will be the host contestant later this October.

The Ukrainian Beauty Queen is only 18 years of age, stands 1.80 m tall and speaks two languages, Ukrainian and perfect English. She was also has been studying choreography for the past 10 years.

Miss Ukraine 2008 Beauty Pageant's 1st runner-up or the "vice miss" is Oksana Ostrovska. The judges of Miss Ukraine 2008 Beauty Pageant includes Olena Franchuk, founder of AntiAIDS Fund, Lilia Kuznetsova, chief of Miss Ukraine national committee, Natasha Korolyova, Russian singer of Ukrainian origin, Miss Ukraine-2007 Ksenia Kuzmenko, Kyiv Mayor’s adviser Kazbek Bektursunov, among others.

"To God be the Glory".