Miss World 2008 front-runner Ana Gabriela Espinoza Marroquín was awarded best body in the Miss Beach Beauty 2008
08 December 2008. Mexican beauty queen Ana Gabriela Espinoza Marroquín was awarded best body and the Miss Beach Beauty trophy in the Miss World competition 2008. She can now relax and take it easy, since she’s automatically gained the right to a semifinal spot in the Miss World finals.
Ana Gabriela came first out of 25 world beauty finalists for the best body contest, selected from the 112 participants of the Miss World finals. The 1st runner up was Tansey Coetzee, Miss Africa, The 2nd runner-up was Ksenia Sukhinova, Miss Russia.
What’s behind the award? A hard job made up by a tough diet of fruit, salads, wáter and almonds. No snacks, no sodas, no bread, and of course no fats whatsoever. And exercise: 40 minutes of cardio then sit-ups, weights and step.
20-year old Ana Gabriela comes from Monterrey, Nuevo León. She is 5. 10” and loves ballet, jazz, flamenco dance. A successful student, she has recently started her studies for a degree in International Tourism, for which she received a scholarship awarded to her for the best average over 3 years of school.
At 19, she competed against 33 other contestants in the national pageant Nuestra Belleza Mexico 2007, held in Manzanillo, Colima, where she obtained second place and the right to compete in the 58th Miss World pageant.
To compete for the Miss World trophy, a lot of confidence is required. Ana Gabriela feel sures she can win the final and has been quoted as saying, “To win you need to be a natural woman, genuine, loving, with essence and brilliance. I feel I have all that, I just need to prove it”. Good luck, Ana Gabriela.