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Tourism Queen of the Year Int'l
Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International

Even though only 8 Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International pageants have been held, the official list of titleholders includes those from two other pageants under the same organization - Queen of the Year and 1st runners-up in Miss Tourism International.

1993 - NORWAY - Rita Omvik - (winner Queen of the Year 199(3)
1994 - AUSTRALIA - Georgina Denahy - (winner Queen of the Year 1994)
1995 - FINLAND - Johanna Elizabeth Rosten - (winner Queen of the Year 1995)
1996 - PHILIPPINES - Sherylle Capili Santarin - (winner Queen of the Year 1996)
1997 - MEXICO - Kastany de la Vega Vásquez - (winner Queen of the Year 1997)
1999 - PHILIPPINES - Racquel Uy - (1st runner-up Miss Tourism International 1999)
2000 - GUATEMALA - Evelyn Lissette López Sandoval - (winner Queen of the Year 2000)
2001 - CZECH REPUBLIC - Zuzana Stepanovska - (1st runner-up Miss Tourism International 200(1)
2002 - CHINA - Yin Zi - (1st runner-up Miss Tourism International 200(2)
2003 - GREECE - Victoria Karyda - (1st runner-up Miss Tourism International 200(3)
2004 - ARMENIA - Anush Grigorian - (winner Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International 2004)
2005 - TAIWAN - Shen Chia-Hui - (winner Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International 2005)
2006 - THAILAND - Ampika Chuanpreecha - (winner Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International 2006)
2008 - BRAZIL - Cibele Cristine Mello Franczak - (1st runner-up Miss Tourism International 2008)
2009 - VENEZUELA - Jessica Ibarra Pettit - (1st runner-up Miss Tourism International 2009)
2010 - KOREA - Ha Hyun-jung - (winner Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International 2010)
2011 - INDIA - Urvashi Rautela (winner Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International 201(1)
2012 - LITHUANIA - Asta Jakumaite (winner Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International 201(2)
2013 - THAILAND - Sunidporn Srisuwan (1st runner-up Miss Tourism International 201(3)
2014 - THAILAND - Warangkanang Wutthayakorn (1st runner-up Miss Tourism International 2014)
2015 - PHILIPPINES - Leren Mae Bautista (winner Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International 2015)
2016 - CHILE - Sofía del Rocío Saavedra Valderrama (winner Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International 2016)
2017/2018 - RUSSIA - Yekaterina “Katya” Yakimova (winner Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International 2017)
2019 - INDONESIA - Gabriella Patricia Mandolang (3rd runner-up Miss Tourism International 2019)
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U.S.A. (3rd RU), Australia (1st RU), Norway (winner), Poland (2nd RU), Malaysia (4th RU)

Queen of the Year International 1993
1993 June 27
Crown Princess Hotel, Kuala Lumpur MAS
20 participants

(Results)
1 - NORWAY - Rita Omvik (SF International '92, World '93) (dethroned because she entered the Miss World 1993 contest despite her contract; was replaced by her 1st runner-up. However, she is still listed as the official winner.)
2 - AUSTRALIA - Skye-Jilly Edwards (World '94)
3 - POLAND - Marzenna Wolska (Universe '93)
4 - U.S.A. - Celeste Weaver
5 - MALAYSIA - Susan Marguerite Manen

(Top 10)
ENGLAND - Georgette Marshall
KOREA - Lee Un-jun
PHILIPPINES - Maria Teresa Pabular
SINGAPORE - Barbara Chee Ya Boon
TURKEY - Meric Akalin

(Awards)
Miss Friendship - Norway
Miss Photogenic - Malaysia
Best National Costume - Korea
Miss Personality - Australia
Miss Elegance - Australia
Miss Physique - Australia
Miss Body Beautiful - Usa
Miss Tourism - Belgium

(Remainder)
BELGIUM - Kristel Verschor
CYPRUS - Stella Papachristophorou
FRANCE - Stéphanie Serano
GREECE - Xenia Christonaki
HOLLAND - Helen Van Marrewijk
MEXICO - Maria de los Angeles González
NEW ZEALAND - Angie Victoria Clifton
SPAIN - Maria Luz García
TAIWAN - Kung Shu Chiung
THAILAND - Kitiya Teeravatvatee
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Queen of the Year International 1994
1994 July 16
Crown Princess Hotel, Kuala Lumpur MAS
24 participants

(Results)
1 - AUSTRALIA - Georgina Denahy (SF Universe '92)
2 - ROMANIA - Beatrice Vornicu
3 - CZECH REPUBLIC - Terezie Dobrovolna (World '97)
4 - MEXICO - Susana Galvez Escobedo
5 - SINGAPORE - Janet Chew Ai Kia

(Top 10)
BULGARIA - Evelina Vassileva
MALAYSIA - Cherlyn Khoo Mei Eyin
SWEDEN - Ann Lawesson
TAIWAN - Virginia Long Wei-Yen (World '93)
U.S.A. - Jennifer Billings

(Awards)
Miss Friendship - (no information)
Miss Photogenic - (no information)
Best National Costume - Malaysia
Miss Personality - (no information)
Miss Elegance - Australia

(Remainder)
CYPRUS - Janet Claire
DENMARK - Sassia Bent Sakhri
ENGLAND - Andrea Jane Foulkes
FRANCE - Celine Lournede
GERMANY - Tanja Wild (Universe '94)
GREECE - Yolanda Diamandi
INDIA - Anita Anand
KOREA - Lim Young-mi
NEW ZEALAND - Alana Bowgett
NORWAY - Ann Wibeche Hoel
PHILIPPINES - Jojit M. Punsalan
POLAND - Anna Meodawska
SRI LANKA - Janakie Siriwardhana
TURKEY - Yesim Isenlik
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Brazil (3rd RU), Malaysia (1st RU), Finland (winner), U.S.A. (2nd RU) & Germany (4th RU)

Queen of the Year International 1995
1995 June 18
Crown Princess Hotel, Kuala Lumpur MAS
22 participants

(Results)
1 - FINLAND - Johanna Elisabeth Rosten
2 - MALAYSIA - Previtha Thiyagarajah (4th RU Asia Pacific '95)
3 - U.S.A. - Kimberly Lawrence
4 - BRAZIL - Mônica Regina Guimarães Ferreira
5 - GERMANY - Marita Nagel

Among the (Top 10)
COSTA RICA - Paula Marín Valerio (Intercontinental '95)
PHILIPPINES - Morena Carla Cabrera
POLAND - Jadwiga Flank (World '94)

(Awards)
Miss Friendship - Paraguay
Miss Photogenic - Denmark
Best National Costume - Taiwan
Miss Personality - Germany

(Remainder)
AUSTRALIA - Deanna Cox
CYPRUS - Helen Papthiodolou
CZECH REPUBLIC - Iva Rezna
DENMARK - Linda Ben Rygaard Saarar
ENGLAND - Cheley Martin
ESTONIA - Aura Fuslep
FRANCE - Aurelie Laborde
GREECE - Flora Kontoropoulaki
MEXICO - Guadalupe Becerra
NORWAY - Melina Bendicksen
PARAGUAY - Salmi Aguero Esgaib
ROMANIA - Lourdes Baranga
SINGAPORE - Jesline Tan Siew Siew
TAIWAN - Helen Chien Chiu Chui
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Queen of the Year International 1996
1996 July 15
Legend Hotel, Kuala Lumpur MAS
24 participants

(Results)
1 - PHILIPPINES - Sherylle Capili Santarin
2 - MALAYSIA - Kimberly Tan Kim Kim
3 - POLAND - Karolina Lappo
4 - GUATEMALA - Karla Hannalore Beteta Forkel (Universe '96, International '96)
5 - FINLAND - Sari Nieminen

(Top 10)
COSTA RICA - Cristy Marín Fonseca
ENGLAND - Nicola Newport
GERMANY - Franziska Vogel
SINGAPORE - Hannah Toh Hai Loon
TAIWAN - Chi Hsu-Fan

(Awards)
Miss Friendship - Holland
Miss Photogenic - (no information)
Best National Costume - Kazakhstan
Miss Personality - Malaysia
Best in Swimsuit - Guatemala
Miss Body Beautiful - Finland

(Remainder)
AUSTRALIA - Cherie Bray Taylor
BELGIUM - Violetta Blazejczak (International '89)
BOLIVIA - Karen Calvert Paz
CYPRUS - Maria Statioti
CZECH REPUBLIC - Michaela Zobockova
FRANCE - Elsa Mawart
HOLLAND - Stephany van Dijk
KAZAKHSTAN - Kuralay Bekzhanova
LATVIA - Sigita Kurelonoka
NEW ZEALAND - Jasmine McKenna
NORWAY - Trude Kristin Hessen
PARAGUAY - Claudia Rocío Melgarejo (International '97)
ROMANIA - Oana Coamoui
SWITZERLAND - Claudia Laesser
(Did not compete)
U.S.A. - Michelle Sparandeo
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Poland (3rd RU), Norway (1st RU), Mexico (winner), Philippines (2nd RU), Scotland (4th RU)

Queen of the Year International 1997
1997 June 15
Legend Hotel, Kuala Lumpur MAS
24 participants

(Results)
1 - MEXICO - Kastany de la Vega Vásquez
2 - NORWAY - Silje Skaug Syvertsen
3 - PHILIPPINES - Preciosa Reyes Valencia
4 - POLAND - Anna Fizek
5 - SCOTLAND - Valerie Hunter

(Top 10)
(no information)

(Awards)
Miss Friendship - (no information)
Miss Photogenic - (no information)
Best National Costume - Mexico
Miss Personality - (no information)
Miss Natural Beauty - Greece

(Remainder)
BELGIUM - Griet Vanhees
BOLIVIA - Jackline Auad López
COSTA RICA - Silvia Monestel Mora
CYPRUS - Tonia Fasaria
CZECH REPUBLIC - Kamilia Brenkova
ESTONIA - Mairit Roosaar (World '97)
FINLAND - Riina Lahteemaki
FRANCE - Sophie Levoir
GREECE - Katia Sgouropuolou
GERMANY - Anna Groth
HOLLAND - Marjolijn Stolk
KAZAKHSTAN - Zagira Ismailova
LATVIA - Laura Valaine
MALAYSIA - Carmen Khor
MACEDONIA - Noksici Amernia
PARAGUAY - Lilian Lorena Burgos Mena
ROMANIA - Cristina Brandusescu
SINGAPORE - June Koh Kwee Goo
U.S.A. - Courtney Dale
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Thailand (3rd RU), Philippines (1st RU), Guatemala (winner), Finland (2nd RU), Brazil (4th RU)

Queen of the Year International 2000
2000 July 1
Sunway Lagoon Resort Hotel, Petaling Jaya MAS
19 participants

(Results)
1 - GUATEMALA - Evelyn Lissette López Sandoval (Universe '00)
2 - PHILIPPINES - Christie Ann Pecson de Jesus
3 - FINLAND - Jenni Maria Dahlman
4 - THAILAND - Kanithakan Saengprachaksakula (International '01)
5 - BRAZIL - Simone Lima Freire

(Top 10)
AUSTRIA - Jacqueline Payreder
MALAYSIA - Carla Soong
POLAND - Miroslawa Strojny (winner Baltic Sea '00)
ROMANIA - Corina Nicoleta Tulan (SF Europe '01)
SINGAPORE - Suzlynna Mohamed Ali

(Awards)
Miss Friendship - USA
Miss Photogenic - Romania
Best National Costume - Malta
Miss Personality - Malaysia

(Remainder)
CZECH REPUBLIC - Renata Kureckova
ESTONIA - Monika Mandre
GERMANY - Melanie Scheiter
JAPAN - Chika Sugimoto
LATVIA - Signe Reinholde
MALTA - Maria Attard
NORWAY - Frida Agnethe Johnson
UKRAINE - Natalya Semenchenko
U.S.A. - Elizabeth Dillingham
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Russia (3rd RU), Singapore (1st RU), Armenia (winner), Macedonia (2nd RU), Estonia (4th RU)

Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International 2004
2004 October 29
Hunan Broadcast and Exhibition Hotel Center, Changsha CHN
31 participants

(Results)
1 - ARMENIA - Anush Grigorian
2 - SINGAPORE - Colleen Francisca Pereira
3 - MACEDONIA - Ana Gerasimovska
4 - RUSSIA - Yekaterina Filimonova
5 - ESTONIA - Liis Lass

(Top 10)
CHINA - Xu Qian
CZECH REPUBLIC - Jana Harackova
INDIA - Amanpreet Kaur Wahi
MALAYSIA - Jacqueline How
SPAIN - Natalia Lidia Tadeo Rodríguez

(Awards)
Miss Friendship - Bosnia & Herzegovina
Best National Costume - Korea
Miss Popularity - China
Miss Tourism Culture Ambassador - Hong Kong
Miss Tourism Culture Image - Czech Republic

(Remainder)
AUSTRIA - Ewelina Barbara Bugajski
BELARUS - Yauheniya Niaronskaya
BOLIVIA - Paola Virginia Moreno Otero
BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA - Vernesa Dzubur
BRAZIL - Vanessa Rumor
CYPRUS - Ioanna Ioannou
GERMANY - Jana Kary
GREECE - Niki Zafeirakou
HONG KONG - Christine Tsang Kui-Yan
KOREA - Lee Soo-Yeon
KYRGYZSTAN - Alima Adbyjaparova
LATVIA - Zane Ozola
MALTA - Janella Diane Zahra
NEW ZEALAND - Dorian Falo Tauvaaga-Tumua Scanlan
PHILIPPINES - Diana Jean Espedido
SOUTH AFRICA - Carla Van Tonder
TURKEY - Simge Tertemiz
TURKMENISTAN - Ajap Atayeva
UKRAINE - Anna Holovina
VENEZUELA - Maria Irene Baptista Jardim
VIETNAM - Nguyen Ngoc Thuy Nga
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Paraguay (3rd RU), Kazakhstan (1st RU), Taiwan (winner), Czech Republic (2nd RU), Lithuania (4th RU)

Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International 2005
2005 November 6
Wuhan Urban Planning Exhibition Hall, Wuhan CHN
41 participants

(Results)
1 - TAIWAN - Shen Chia-Hui
2 - KAZAKHSTAN - Almagul Sagnayeva
3 - CZECH REPUBLIC - Edita Hortova
4 - PARAGUAY - Karina Rebeca Buttner Naumann
5 - LITHUANIA - Ruta Bartkeviciute

(Top 12)
CHINA - Chen Yang
GREECE - Vasiliki Patrikarea
KOREA - Joo Hye-jin
MALAYSIA - Michelle Lim Bee Ying
PHILIPPINES - Abigail Lesley Grivas Cruz
PUERTO RICO - Sheila Rodríguez Figueroa
VENEZUELA - Mireille Carolina - Pérez Segovia

(Awards)
Best National Costume - Paraguay
Miss Personality - Venezuela
Best Performance - South Africa
Miss Goodwill - Bolivia

(Remainder)
ARMENIA - Gayane Manukian
AUSTRALIA - Lauren Penrose
BOLIVIA - Dalia Lema Melgar
BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA - Nensi-Mia Perija
BRAZIL - Michele Andréia Graff
BULGARIA - Stela Grigorova
CAMBODIA - Long Makara
CANADA - Heather Reid
CROATIA - Petra Babic
CYPRUS - Ankica Kovacevic
DENMARK - Tine Pohl
ESTONIA - Liis Kuiva
ETHIOPIA - Helen Tefera Lemma
GEORGIA - Mari Nurieva
HONG KONG - Jian Yang
KENYA - Rachel Linda Nyameyo
KYRGYZSTAN - Nodira Matkarimova
LATVIA - Iveta Vanaga
MACAU - Peng Yan Hua
MEXICO - Nadia Cortés Murillo
NEW ZEALAND - Antisa Heath Howitt
NORWAY - Sandra Lura
PORTUGAL - Diana Ferreira Dos Santos
RUSSIA - Yelena Nechiporuk
SINGAPORE - Tan Mia Yan
SOUTH AFRICA - Judy Anne Ratner
SPAIN - Maria Margarita Dávila
UKRAINE - Yuliya Omelchenko
U.S.A. - Eunice Pike Vélez
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Czech Republic (3rd RU), Taiwan (1st RU), Thailand (winner), Canada (2nd RU), Kazakhstan (4th RU)

Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International 2006
2006 December 30
Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre, Petaling Jaya MAS
37 participants

(Results)
1 - THAILAND - Ampika Chuanpreecha
2 - TAIWAN - Huang Cheng-Chieh
3 - CANADA - Tereza Schmied
4 - CZECH REPUBLIC - Jana Dolezelova
5 - KAZAKHSTAN - Zhanar Smagulova

(No information about semi-finalists)

(Awards)
Miss Friendship - Romania
Miss Photogenic - Malaysia
Best National Costume - Mongolia
Miss Personality - Thailand
Best in Talent - Argentina

(Remainder)
ARGENTINA - Maria Virginia Gallardo
AUSTRALIA - Alicia Peters
AUSTRIA - Valeria Greabu
BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA - Dzana Rakanovic
BRAZIL - Carolina Tucunduva De Paiva
CHILE - Bárbara Elizabeth Picón Zepeda
CHINA - Li Jili
DENMARK - Skurte Shala
ENGLAND - Alisa Bahtanovic
FINLAND - Anna Pohtimo (Intercontinental '06)
FRANCE - Elodie Thomas
GEORGIA - Salome Kometiani
HONG KONG - Yu Chang
HUNGARY - Marianna Bertok
INDIA - Roopa Howlader
ITALY - Rosa Licciardello
JAPAN - Miou Fujinaga
KYRGYZSTAN - Irina Staritskaya
LATVIA - Sabrina Dreimane
MACAU - Sun Dan Dan
MALAYSIA - Constance Lau Chia Li
MALTA - Rodlene Gaunt
MEXICO - Nadia Cortés Murillo
MONGOLIA - Undarmaa Tumenjargal
NEW ZEALAND - Stephanie Dods
PARAGUAY - Aleli Maria Canillas Sequera
PHILIPPINES - April Love Antolo Jordan
ROMANIA - Diana Lucia Tor
SINGAPORE - Linda Lim Ya Yan
SLOVAK REPUBLIC - Miroslava Salahova
SPAIN - Julia Almagro
UKRAINE - Nataliya Osipkina

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