The Miss World Final had been earlier scheduled to take place in Sentul, on the outskirts of Indonesia’s capital, Jakarta. Here will witness the final ten contestants parade before millions of viewers in the splendid finale of Miss World 2013. Yu Wenxia of China PR will crown her successor and Miss World 2013 at the end of this event and will be broadcast to more than 180 countries.
The grand finale of the pageant will take place on 28 September 2013 in Jakarta. The winner will be crowned Miss World 2013 by reigning Miss World, Wenxia Yu of China.
The Miss World 2013 pageant will open in spectacular fashion with a ceremony in Bali, Indonesia. On the opening ceremony of the 63rd edition of the global beauty contest, in the Exhibition Gallery at The Westin Inn hotel, Bali. The gala will feature all 131 contestants, a record number, who will formally introduce themselves to the world after a catwalk.
Miss World Beach Fashion 2013 qualifiers were announced on September 9 after a Balinese sarong presentation held at Westin Resort, Nusa Dua. At the first round, the judges have chosen 32 contestants. After the second round of the contest, the judges picked the Top 10. However, the judges couldn’t decide who to put through as the 10th finalist, so they put through both of them. The winner will be announced at the Live final on Saturday 28 September.
Miss World Sports Challenge 2013 qualifiers were announced on September 9. First qualifier, the contestants had to perform a selection of four fitness exercises, for 30 seconds per exercise. After each routine, the total number of repetitions were added together giving them a total score. The top 4 from each group were then selected to go through onto tomorrow’s final round of sports events. There was also a reserve from each group selected to stand in incase for any reason one of the select few can not take part in the finals on September 10.
Miss World media partner MNC Group has put together a handy travel advice page for anyone planning on spending time in the beautiful archipelago nation. You can find out all about the ‘must see’ attractions of Indonesia, information on flights and local transport, and a shortlist of recommended hotels for those coming to the Miss World Final in Bogor, Jakarta.
The Sentul International Convention Center is located just on the border between Jakarta and West Java. Governor of West Java, on his part, has also expressed his support for the Event, considering that no bikini contests will take place here.