THE SEARCH IS ON FOR USHAKA KING & QUEEN
If your body is shipshape and you love the sea, then the Mr, Miss and Junior Miss uShaka Marine World competition is for you.
This year’s beauty pageant is expected to be uShaka’s best yet. With the help of NESTLE, KwaZulu-Natal’s favourite beachfront venue is offering prizes to the value of R50 000 which include over R25 000 Cash , trips on MS Opera, Photo portfolio, PR support from S&A Marketing, Face of uShaka Marine World on all advertising for the year, product and numerous other prizes.
If you’re entering, remember that this is not just about having the look, but also about having strong leadership and ambassadorial skills. We’re on the lookout for the perfect representative for uShaka Marine World and its sponsors at various events.
The semi-finals for this year’s competition will be held on Saturday, April 6th from 12pm to 4pm in Wet ‘n Wild at uShaka. The gala final takes place on Saturday, June 1st at 7pm at the Aquarium.
Now in its ninth year, this event has become a favourite on the uShaka Marine World calendar. Previous winners have included Megan Coleman (Miss SA 2006), Jeslin Ganasen (Mr SA Model of the Year 2006), Devin O Malley (Winner of the Loot and finalist for Mr S.A), Melody Zulu, top five in the Nokia Face of Africa 2006 and a Miss SA finalist, Patrick Kasongo, who came second in the 2010 Mr South Africa pageant and Miss uShaka 2010, Lemari Smit, who was crowned Miss Northern Gauteng, Miss Umhlanga 2010 and claimed the National Academy Cup (NAC).
Junior Miss uShaka 2010, Sholene Ramdass, was a finalist in Miss Teen SA 2010 and Miss India SA 2011. 2011 Miss Junior uShaka winner, Senè Kirton from Richards Bay, is the current title holder of numerous local pageants in her area such as, Miss Enchanted 2011; Miss Teen Catwalk 2011; Miss Teen Motorshow 2011 and Miss Teen Alkantstrand 2011.
Girls aged between 13 and 16 can enter the Junior Miss uShaka and girls and guys who are 17 and over can enter the Mr and Miss uShaka. Entry is free and entry forms are available from February 1st until February 28th, 2013.
For more information contact Theresa Harker on (031) 328 8000.