Alanna Smith was crowned Miss Cook Islands 2017 during the finals held July 29. She will compete at the 2017 Miss World finals in November in China. Apart from the coveted title, Alanna also won Social Media People’s Choice, Swimwear, Pareu Wear, Pageant Interview and Traditional Wear.
Also crowned in the same event were representatives for Miss Earth 2017 and Miss International 2017.
Miss Earth Cook Islands 2017 was won by Mona Taio. She will represent the Islands at the 2017 Miss Earth finals in November in the Philippines. She also won the Talent award.
Meanwhile, Silas Tuaputa was named Miss International Cook Islands 2017. She will take part in 2017 Miss International beauty pageant to be held in Japan in November. Tuaputa was also awared the Rakei Wearable Arts and Te Reo Korero prizes.