Mister Planet 2017 Winners

After some confusion on the announcement of the runners up, here is the official list of winners for the recently concluded Mister Planet 2017 pageant in Batumi, Georgia…

Mister Planet 2017 – Georgia, Zura Tsilosani
1st Runner Up – Latvia, Janis Kliests
2nd Runner Up – Philippines, Arnold Rajan Provido
Zura bested11 other candidates in the competition finals which was held side by side with the Miss Planet 2017. The 27 year old winner  stands 6’4″. Portugal’s Camila Vitorino won the Miss Planet title. 

Recipients of the special awards are as below…
Best in Talent – Bulgaria, Ivel Yordanov
Best Body – Algeria, Hamza Mansouri
Best in National Costume – Thailand, Sittiyos Sittikorn
Mister Sport – Spain, Francisco Jose Merida

Congratulations to the winners!


PhotoCollage of the Day: Arnold Rajan Provido in Pegarro Swim

Last evening was the fashion show and swimwear competition of Mister Planet 2017 which is currently being held in Batumi, Georgia. Mister Planet Philippines, Arnold Rajan Provido also released additional photos of his pictorial wearing Pegarro Swim… Check out these pics by Ahleks Fusilero…

Photography: Ahleks Fusilero
Grooming: Rye Mendoza
Shoot Producer: Hep Benitez

Arnold Rajan Provido’s National Costume for Mister Planet 2017

After several bumps in the road, Mister Planet Philippines Arnold Rajan Provido is now in Batumi, Georgia for the Mister Planet competition. The competition starts from September 11 until the pageant night on September 17th. 

He will be dressed in designer duds like swimwear from Pegarro by Julius Pegarro Jaguio, as well as formal attires from designers Amir Sali and Edwin Uy. Arnold’s national costume is also designed by Edwin Uy who is known to have made fabulous competition designs that have won best national costume recognition both nationally and internationally. Here is the explanation of Arnold on the national costume design by the designer:
This warrior king costume’s concept is a fusion of some Mindanao tribes. The costume is inspired from the Bagobo tribe of Mindanao and the sarimanok head dress is inspired from the Maranao tribe also from Mindanao.

The 6’0″ tall 19 year-old will be competing against 13 other gents for the title. The pageant will be simultaneously be held with the Miss Planet competition in Georgia.

Photography: Ahleks Fusilero
Grooming: Rye Mendoza
NatCos Designer: Edwin Uy
Shoot Producer: Hep Benitez
Skincare: Doc Charlie Mendez

Mister Planet Philippines 2017, Arnold Rajan Provido

Arnold Rajan Provido is a 19-year-old basketball player from Pikit, North Cotabato. He is the current Mister Planet Philippines and stands 6’0″ tall .

According to its website the international pageant’s main objective is “to promote the tourist, cultural and historical attractions of the host country. And to support the development of tourism, friendship and cultural connections between countries. Another important aspect of the contest is to attract visitors and tourists from around the world to the organizing country.“*
The Miss and Mister Planet international competition will be held in the beautiful city of Batumi (Georgia,Europe) on September 11-17, 2017. 

* http://www.misterplanet.org/contest.html