Top favorite Issa Janda won the top prize at the Mister United Continents Philippines (MUCP) 2016 pageant held April 24 at the Tanghalang Pasigueno in Pasig City.
The 20-year-old, 6’2″ tall model from Polangui, Albay will represent the country at the Mister United Continents 2016 pageant to be held in Manila in July. Janda also won Best in Physique and Best in Kasuotang Pinoy.
Virgilio Llego, 22, from Argao, Cebu won Mr Real Universe Philippines 2016. He will compete at the Mr Real Universe 2016 competition in Guayaquil, Ecuador in November.
Davao’s Jay Daniel Chuong, 23, was named Mr Imperial Universe Philippines 2016 and will fly out to Puerto Rico for the Mr Imperial Universe 2016 competition this May.
Winning the Mr Global Nations 2016 title is 20-year-old Kevin Dale Jovellano from Cotabato City. He will compete in October at the 2016 Mr Global Nations pageant.
Mr Asia World Philippines 2016 is Angeles City’s Jaymark Quintana. The 25-year-old model will represent the country at the Mr Asia World 2016 pageant in Toronto, Canada in August.
Pampanga’s Jade Anthony Dulay, 22, was named International Magnificent Supermodel Philippines 2016 and will compete at the International Magnificent Supermodel 2016 competition in Melbourne, Australia in September. He was also awarded Mr Photogenic.
Neil Kervin Regis, 23, from Malasigui, Pangasinan won International Top Model of the Year Philippines 2016 and will compete in Malaysia in August for the International Top Model of the Year 2016 competition.
The runners-up were: Mark Carluz Guiuo of Nueva Eciija (MUCP Luzon), Jerson Corullo of Guinobatan, Albay (MUCP Visayas) and Celso Salon Jr of Camiguin (MUCP Mindanao).
Rene Sagrado of Lanao del Norte and Joeser Sinfuego of Baao, Camarines Sur completed the Top 12 finalists.
Special awards went to Mr Camiguin (Mr Online Popularity and Best in Advocacy Presentation); Mr Baao, Camarines Sur (Best In Talent); Mr Lanao del Norte (Best in Sports Challenge); Mr Nueva Ecija (Best in Social Media); and Mr Agusan del Norte (Mr Friendship).
Mr Global Canada 2016 Jin Stewart sat as one of the judges. Text and photos by Drew Francisco/Missosology.Org
congrats issa! you deserve to win!