Chanique Rabe from Namibia was crowned Miss Supranational 2021 by the outgoing queen Miss Supranational 2019 Anntonia Porsild of Thailand, at the end of the finals, held on August 21 in Nowy Sacz, Poland, making history as the first African to win the title.
Born and raised in Windhoek, Namibia, The 24-year-old fashion designer and model bested 59 other candidates for the title. She owns a label called Chanique Designs. The stunning beauty also holds a certificate in makeup artistry and photography.
As for her advocacy, she is an ambassador for Hope Village Orphanage. Through her own charity project called The Mending Project, she teaches sewing to children.
Not a newbie to the pageantry, she was Miss Teen Namibia 2014. She was Face of Queen Spark 2015 and was crowned Miss Teen Continents 2015 in Texas, USA.
The 2021 Miss Supranational’s court includes :
1st runner-up – Karla Guilfu (Puerto Rico)
2nd runner-up – Thato Mosehle (South Africa)
3rd runner-up – Valentina Sanchez Trivella (Venezuela)
4th runner-up – Eoanna Constanza (Dominican Republic)
Here are the winners of Challenge events that were organized throughout the competition –
Supra Fan Vote – Jihane Almira Chedid of Indonesia (advanced directly to Top 12)
Top Model Competition – Darelys Santos of Panama
Miss Talent – Verónica Sarfo Adu Nti of Ghana
Miss Elegance – Karla Guilfú Acevedo of Puerto Rico
Supra Influencer – Phidelia Mutunga of Kenya
A full analysis of Miss Supranational will be available in the next issue of Inside Pageant…