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Top Model of the World

Top Model of the World

This is a modeling contest for women aged 17 to 26.  The first two contests, in 1994 & 1995, were organized by Sargin Moden. Since 1996 it has been run by the World Beauty Organization from its office in Panama City, Panama, which also operates the Miss Intercontinental and Mister Intercontinental (not held since 2002) pageants.


Top Model of the World 1994
1994 November 20
Almaty, Kazakhstan
24 participants

Results
1 RUSSIA - Yelena "Lena" Boyarinova
2 TURKEY - Pinar Tezcan
3 BELARUS - Mariya Sukhareva (also in Top Model '95)

Remainder
AUSTRIA - Michaela Minarikova
AZERBAIJAN - Karina Akhmataliyeva
CZECH REPUBLIC - Zuzana Súdna
DENMARK - Carina Nadel
GERMANY - Diana Leisgen
HOLLAND-ANTILLES - Esmeralda Vonk
HOLLAND - Christine de Wilde
HUNGARY - Julie Marsal
INDONESIA - Petra Nadia Soekadar
KAZAKHSTAN - Elvira Abdikarimova
KYRGYZSTAN Nadira Umaraliyeva
LITHUANIA - Svetlana "Sveta" Matveyeva
LUXEMBOURG - Nicole Lichter
POLAND - Edyta Klaudia Krefta
SLOVAKIA - Martina Knezovicova
SWITZERLAND - Alexandra Klim (Baltic Sea '93, Europe '94 as Germany)
SIBERIA - Lyubov "Luba" Tarasova
TAJIKISTAN
TURKMENISTAN - Irina Dushenko
UKRAINE - Olena Vladimirovna Bakayeva (International '94)
UZBEKISTAN - Alla Korolkova
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Colombia (1st RU), Venezuela (winner), Kenya (2nd RU), Philippines (3rd RU)

Top Model of the World 1995
1995 May 20
Gorki Theater, Moscow, Russia
36 participants

Results
1 VENEZUELA - Jacqueline Maria Aguilera Marcano (winner World '95)
2 COLOMBIA - Paula Andrea Betancourt Arroyave
3 KENYA - Leen Ragis
4 PHILIPPINES - Lorena de Leon Pangan

Top 11
AUSTRIA - Alexandra Amann
CZECH REPUBLIC - Lenka Spunarova
GERMANY - Isabell Gies
GREECE - Irini Alexidou
HOLLAND - Esther Velthuisen
ITALY
RUSSIA - Olga Berin

Remainder
ARUBA - Cassandra de Cuba
AZERBAIJAN - Olga Spirina
BELARUS - Maria Sukhareva
BELARUS - Maria Tishkova
DENMARK - Maria-Louise Schultz-Petersen
ESTONIA - Natalya Moskalenko
FINLAND - Rebecca Maria Viitala
FRANCE - Stéphanie Sabourin
HUNGARY - Krisztina Piroska Eori
ISRAEL - Maya Lupesco
ITALY - Barbara Del Sarto
ITALY - Federica Zop Fileppo
ITALY - Livia Grande
LATVIA - Ekaterina Gurkusha
POLAND - Monika Suska
ROMANIA - Floriana Enescu
RUSSIA - Anna Pekkenen
SINGAPORE - Tara Chia
SLOVAK REPUBLIC - Simona Santnerova
SWEDEN - Anne-Lie Selin
SWITZERLAND - Alessandra Maria Schwerzler
TURKEY - Senim Inan
UKRAINE - Galina Belyavskaya
UKRAINE - Julia Scherbak
U.S.A. - Lora Aksamit
U.S.A. - Pamela Ward
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Hungary (2nd RU), Dominican Republic (winner), Czech Republic (1st RU)

Top Model of the World 1996
1996 September 12
Koblenz, Germany
26 participants

Results
1 DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - Selines Mendez
2 CZECH REPUBLIC - Jana Festova
3 HUNGARY - Andrea Deak (World '96)
4 GERMANY - Anja Haertel
5 PANAMA - Vierushka Algandona Viera

Among the semi-finalists
SPAIN - Raquel Ferrer Torres

Among the remainder
ECUADOR - Soraya Edith Hoganaga Serrano
FINLAND - Mirja Ylituikkila
POLAND - Anna Fizek
ROMANIA
SLOVAK REPUBLIC - Silvia Lickova
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Top Model of the World 1997
1997 September 25
Dusseldorf, Germany
45 participants

Results
1 GERMANY - Franziska Schaub
2 BRAZIL - Cris Tomaszeck

Among the semi-finalists
ARUBA - Afranina Henriquez
PHILIPPINES - Cherry Ann Barcubero Chavez

Among the remainder
CURACAO
ESTONIA - Tiina Kossinova
MALTA - Roanna Pisani
MOLDOVA
PANAMA
ROMANIA
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Top Model of the World 1998
1998 September 15
Magdeburg, Germany
28 participants

Results
1 TRINIDAD & TOBAGO - Michelle Khan (2nd RU World '95)
2 PANAMA - Tanisha Drummond
3 HUNGARY - Agnes Nagy
4 HONDURAS - Dania Patricia Prince Méndez (winner Earth '03)
5 FINLAND - Jonna Kauppila

Awards
Miss Personality - PHILIPPINES
Best National Costume - HONDURAS

Among the remainder
BOLIVIA - Julieta Pereyra Bascopé
BRAZIL - Jaqueline Clarice Amâncio
BULGARIA - Galya Litova
COLOMBIA - Brenda Vanessa Cucalón Gómez
CURACAO - Natacha Tamara Bloem
GERMANY
GUATEMALA
IRAQ - Natasha Rebiez
ISRAEL - Yaarit Barzilay
MALTA - Elaine Cachia
MAURITIUS - Stephane Legrand
PARAGUAY
PERU - Vanessa Rojas Lizarraga
PHILIPPINES - Elizabeth Bondoc Sison
URUGUAY
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Top Model of the World 1999
1999 September 11
Frankfurt, Germany
unknown number of participants

Results
1 SLOVAK REPUBLIC - Zuzana Fabryova
2 COLOMBIA - Monica Elizabeth Escolar Danko
3 CURACAO - Dayanarah Zulay del Carmen Roozendaal

Among the semi-finalists
BRAZIL - Francine Eickemberg (World '00)
COSTA RICA - Nancy Soto Martínez

Among the awards
Best Style - COLOMBIA

Among the remainder
BOLIVIA - Maria del Pilar Avila Barrientos
BONAIRE - Julina Felida
GERMANY
MALTA - Sandra Brignano
PERU - Thalía Estabridis
SINGAPORE - Genevieve Nathan Edwards
TRINIDAD & TOBAGO - Lisa Johnstone
YUGOSLAVIA - Danica Prvulovic

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