A 22 year-old Filipina-Austrian beauty was crowned as the first-ever Miss Filipina Austria 2015 and will be flying to Manila come July to compete in Miss Republic of the Philippines 2015 as the representative of the Filipino Community of Austria in the scholarship pageant. As for the title of Miss Teen Filipina Austria 2015, 14 year-old Alexa Hornecke was elected, along with Katja Kay Sabando for Miss Filipina Austria Earth 2015 (for Miss Philippines Earth 2016).
Sabine, who has an Austrian father and a Filipina mother from Bulacan, is quite excited about going again to the Philippines where she enjoys the beaches and the warm hospitality of the Filipinos. She will bring with her the objective of knowing more about her mother’s roots and eventually promoting Philippine Tourism in Austria and other European countries.
Present during the crowning was the President and CEO of Miss Republic of the Philippines Lynette Padolina (photo below) . She is extremely pleased with the results and is looking forward to seeing Sabine compete in Manila for the bigger pageant event.