Thursday, October 7, 2010

Miss World 2010: Meet Miss Denmark

Denmark is a Scandinavian country located in Northern Europe. It is the southernmost of the Nordic countries. The country consists of a large peninsula, Jutland, and the Danish archipelago. This nation, along with Greenland and the Faroe Islands form the Kingdom of Denmark. Denmark has the world's highest rate of income equality and has the best business climate in the planet. It is also one of the most peaceful countries on Earth. The nation is relatively flat with an average elevation of 31 meters above sea level. Historically, Denmark has taken a progressive stance on environmental preservation and was the first country in the world to implement an environmental law. Its capital, Copenhagen, is ranked as one of the cities with the best quality of life, and has a stunning and unique architecture. In Miss World, Denmark debuted in 1951 and produced two first runners-up in 1957 and 1986. This year the nation will be represented by Natalya Averina, who was crowned Miss World Danmark 2010 last September. proudly presents Miss World Danmark 2010 in an exclusive interview for our series Meet the Misses.
1 . Give us an introduction of yourself.
I consider myself as an open-minded, outgoing, kind and strong young woman, who always works hard to achieve her goals in life.

2.    Tell us a bit more about your country and hometown.

I live in beautiful town of Roskilde near Copenhagen, Denmark. The town was an old capital of Denmark and has a church built in the 11th Century, in which kings and queens of Denmark find a last resting place. Not far from center, you can find a beautiful fjord, where I run or ride a bike and enjoy the perfect scenery.

3.    What does it mean to you to represent your country at Miss World?
Obviously this is very important to me! Denmark has never won Miss World before and now I have a chance to do so. I will do my absolutely best to go as far as possible in Miss World 2010 pageant!

4.    What preparations have you done so far or will you do for the Miss World final?
I am trying to be in peak form in physical as well as in mental. For this I do lots of exercise in the gym and also extensive research about the competition in the library and Internet.

5.    If you have to describe yourself in one word, what would it be and why?
Determined. As I see myself setting a goal and reaching it. I have lots of determination in everything I do.

6.    Where do you see yourself 10 years from now?
I can myself as an independent successful woman. I also see myself married and have two children. I want to have one girl and one boy and a house with a large garden full of flowers and cats and dogs running around.

7.    Would you prefer being beautiful and rich or poor and smart?
I would prefer to be beautiful, smart and rich at the same time. If I will become rich in the future I would like to use these resources to help other people who are in need.

8.    Which well known person from your country you most admire and why?

I absolutely admire Helena Christensen, as she is not only beautiful, but also very smart and successful in what she does. She also puts a lot of focus on charity work, which is amazing!

9.    If you had to choose any other country to live in, which one would you choose and why?

I love Denmark and don't want to change it, as this is a very peaceful and calm country, whether everybody feels protected and confident. I travel a lot, and I love to experience new countries and cultures, but i love living in Denmark. 

10.    What do you think is the biggest problem facing the world today and what should be done about it?
I think that it very important that problems like war, hunger and poverty should be eliminated in the nearest future. I think governments should work harder to bring peace and prosperity to the developing countries.

11.    Do you believe a beauty queen should be politically correct when answering a controversial subject question or should she express her personal views on the issue?

I think she should express herself freely and deliver her own points of view to the world and be true to her own beliefs.

12.    What do you most look forward to about the Miss World Festival?
I am looking so much forward to meet new friends and girls from around the world to share our experiences in the journey to become Miss World 2010. I' also looking forward to experience beautiful China and visit all the amazing places we will visit.

13.    The winner of Miss World will be the 60th Miss World. Which former winner do you most admire and why?
I absolutely admire Ksenia Sukhinova, who won the title in 2008. Despite the fact that she is very busy girl, studying at the University in Siberia, going lots sports and modeling she is trying to improve herself and help others.

14.    The motto of Miss World is Beauty with a Purpose. What does Beauty with a Purpose mean to you?
Beauty with a purpose mean a lot to me. I am fortunate to be given beauty by my parents and the nature, which I can use in good causes as promoting charities.
At the moment my mother and I support charity for disabled artists, who don't have arms or legs and paint pictures with their mouth or legs. I think it's very important to help where you can.
15.    Share a message to your supporters and readers of The Times of Beauty.
Of course I would love to win and I only can do this with the support of my fans, family and friends who have already helped me tremendously to get here, so I would like to thank everyone and hope for their support through my journey at Miss World 2010. I will work very hard to become the first Miss World from Denmark!

and finally...
Star Sign: Cancer
Personal Motto:  I have two motto’s in my life:
1) ‘’The only way to make a dream real is to wake up ‘’
2) "When in love don´t choose the one you can live with, choose the one you cannot live without ‘’
Favorite Food: I love Japanese food, because I love fish and seafood, and Japanese cusine use lots of it.
Favorite Color:  I have few favorite colors: Violet, and also I always like black and this season new trendy color beige/light brown.
Favorite Song: Kings of Tomorrow - Finally
Favorite Movie: Pearl Harbor
Favorite Book: My two favorite authors are Leo Tolstoy and Alexander S. Pushkin. Classics like ”The Captain’s Daughter”, ”Mozart and Salieri” and ”The Death of Ivan Ilyich” are some of my favorites books.
Favorite Singer/Band: Arctic Monkeys
Favorite Actor/Actress: Denzel Washington / Angelina Jolie

Special Thanks:
Lisa Lents, national director of Miss World in Denmark
Natalya Averina, Miss World Danmark 2010

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