Jéssica Jiménez was crowned Miss Costa Rica Mundo 2019 during the finals held October 15 at Teatro Eugene O´Neill in San José.

The 25-year-old medicine student from San José will head on to represent Costa Rica at the 2019 Miss World contest in December in London.

Valeria Rees and Devy González placed second and third, respectively.

Costa Rica has yet to win the Miss World crown. The country currently ranks 46th in Missosology Big 5 Ranking. Missosology.Org; Photos from Miss Costa Rica Mundo page