24-year old Ariella Arida was crowned Binibining Pilipinas Universe 2013 during the 50th anniversary of the Bb. Pilipinas competition held at the Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City on April 14th. Arida, who holds a Chemistry degree from the University of the Philippines, stands 172 cm tall and will represent her country at the 2013 Miss Universe pageant to be held in December.
Meanwhile, Bea Rose Santiago (22), representing Masbate city, was crowned Bb. Pilipinas International. The 175 cm beauty will now compete in the Miss International beauty pageant next October.
22-year old Joanna Cindy Miranda was chosen Bb. Pilipinas Tourism. She stands 170 cm tall and is a cum laude graduate from the University of Sto Tomas.
20-year old Mutya Johanna Datul was crowned Bb. Pilipinas Supranational. She is 173 cm tall and comes from Sta. Maria, Isabela. She will now compete in the Miss Supranational 2013 competition to take place in Minsk, Belarus, in September.
The 1st runner-up was Pia Wurtzbach.