- Philippines Dancel Jan Mendoza was hailed as the new Mister Continental International
- Aside from winning the title, he also bagged four major awards in the international pageant
- He brought home special awards such as the Mister Photogenic, Best in Swimwear, Marcus Marcus Ambassador, and Best Model Award
Philippines’ bet Dancel Jan Mendoza is the newly-crowned Mister Continental International.
Mendoza, who hails from Nueva Ecija, bested other candidates from various countries to win the international pageant held in Malaysia.
Aside from winning the title, Mendoza also took home four major awards namely: Mister Photogenic, Best in Swimwear, Marcus Marcus Ambassador, and Best Model Award. He was crowned during the coronation ceremonies held last November 8 in Kota Kinabalu.
“Before, I can’t imagine myself joining an international pageant like MCI (Mister Continental International), especially to represent our country but through the support of my family, friends, handlers and to my national director Sir Melvin Alvaran, I made it,” the Filipino pride expressed on Facebook after winning the crown.
“I just want to say thank you to all of the people behind this success without all of you, I’m not able to fulfill it. My success is your success,” he added before declaring, “This is Dancel Jan Mendoza your Mister Continental International Tourism 2019.”
Mendoza was crowned Mr. Continental Philippines Ambassador 2019 in May and earned the rights to represent the country in the international pageant. He was the Ginoong Nueva Ecija 2018 before joining the national pageant.
According to a report, Khwarizmi Ramos Akhmad, who represented Southern Philippines, won the Mister Continental International Prince 2019 on the same international pageant.