Congratulations to the winners of the inaugural edition of Mr. Universe Tourism Philippines. Four (4) new titleholders were crowned during the Grand Finale held at the Carlos P. Romulo Theater at RCBC Plaza last night. They are:
Kelvin Aguilan Vicente of Baguio City who will be the host delegate for Mr. Universe Tourism in May, 2019;
Mark Ryan Avila who will wear the Philippine sash in the inaugural edition of Gentlemen of the World Pageant in Manado, Indonesia come June, 2019;
Keanu Fernando who will represent the country in the next edition of Man of The Year which will happen in Thailand 3rd quarter of next year and
Christian Villarin who will travel halfway around the world to the South American country of Colombia in September, 2019 for Mister Imperial Universe.
1st and 2nd Runners-Up are Miggy Uchimura and Patrick Santillan Acebo, respectively.
The show was hosted by beauty queens Angelee delos Reyes and CJ Hirro, with guest performances from singer Jett Pangan (who sang the theme song composed by Pageant President Dr. Jumel Bornilla) and Pinky Amador.