(CHARLESTOWN, NEVIS)- Hundreds of persons came out to the Nevis Cultural Complex last night Tuesday, July 29, 2014 to witness the Ms Culture Swimwear and Mr Kool Contests.
It was indeed a night of fierce competition when five Ms Culture Swimwear contestants and five Mr. Kool participants took to the stage to determine who would walk away with the coveted titles.
At the end of the night, capturing the most points from the judges was Ms Indian Summer Restaurant, Shalloyda Hewlett of St. Kitts while Mr. Nevis Culturama Committee, Alphonso Henry also of St. Kitts was crowned Mr. Kool 2014.
The competition commenced with a steaming hot, well-choreographed fanfare with all ten participants. The Ms Culture Swimwear participants then were judged in three segments, one-piece swimwear, two-piece swimwear and creative wear. The Mr. Kool contestants were judged on beachwear, talent and Mr. Kool GQ Wear and Interview.
The ladies rocked the stage displaying physique, modeling skills and creativity. However in the end Shalloyda Hewlett defeated her competitors. She won best one-piece, two-piece and Ms. Photogenic. Hewlett won with 574 points, while first place finisher Patricia Clarke scored 568. She won best creative wear. Tysha Maynard placed 2nd runner up and she tied with Ms. Hewlett for best one-piece swimwear. The other contestants were Tiffany Richards and Marlencia Hanley.
Alphonso Henry took the Mr. Kool title. He won best beachwear; best GQ Wear and Mr. Photogenic. Shonroy Caesar placed first runner up. Caesar wowed the crowd with his multifaceted talent. He also captured the interview segment. In 2nd position was Rohan Jeffers. The other contestants were Lenroy Lescot and Kisean Warner.
After the show Nevispages interviewed a number of persons who gave the show high praises. Persons indicated that the props used by the contestants were flawless and the fireworks during the performance generated a lot of excitement.
It was indeed a tough night for the judges.
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