March 31, 2014; Mary Jean Lastimosa wins the tittle Miss Universe Philippines 2014 at the Binibining Pilipinas beauty pageant. It was said that this is her third attempt to join the pageant and she didn't expect to win.
Mary Jean Lastimosa, a 26 year old born at North Cotabato, wins over 39 contestants during Binibining Pilipinas grand coronation night held at the Araneta Coliseum as the grand prize tittled Miss Universe Philippines 2014. The grand prize winner admitted that she was not a fan of pageants when she was younger but it turns out that she is destined to be part of this memorable beauty pageant event. This is the last chance for her to join the Binibining Pilipinas pageant because she is already 26 years old and she got what she desired.
Lastimosa will represents the country in 2014 Miss Universe competition and said that she is excited to face the responsibilities of being the new Miss Universe Philippines titleholder.
Miss Universe is an annual international beauty contest where all countries have their representatives for the beauty pageant that is run by the Miss Universe Organization. Miss Universe representatives must display those characteristics in their everyday lives, they must be the one who compete with hope of advancing their careers, as women who seek to improve the lives of others, and personal and humanitarian goals