Mathilde Grondin was crowned Miss Earth Réunion 2021 in a ceremony held October 5 at FestiYacht de Bourbon,

The 20-year-old student from Saint-Joseph will represent the island at the 2021 Miss Earth virtual pageant to be held in November.

Grondin, who was second runner-up at the Miss Saint-Joseph 2018 pageant, enjoys painting and drawing.

This marks the second time that a woman from Saint-Joseph bagged the Miss Earth Reunion title (the first was Alexia Aupin in 2018).

Réunion has yet to win the Miss Earth crown. It currently ranks 156th in Missosology Big5 Ranking. Missosology.Org; Photos from Miss Earth Réunion