tackling world teen title - 10th February 2007
Miss Whangamata is set to take on the world.
Slavich's smile and personality won her the Miss Whangamata
title late last year and now it has helped her win
Miss Teen New Zealand title and an overseas engagement.
Slavich, 17, won the beauty contest last week at the
Pukekohe Cosmopolitan Club in front of about 80 people.
beauty pageant consisted of a swimwear and evening
wear section, a question and answer segment, a dance
and a speech.
was nervous about my speech," Miss Slavich said.
else I was fairly confident about."
the swimwear section Miss Slavich donned the multi-coloured
bikini she wore when winning the titles of Miss Whangamata
and Miss Matarangi.
must be lucky," she said.
Slavich will travel to Australia's Gold Coast on April
28 and compete for the title of Miss Teen World against