- Kacey Coleen Lim, a UK-based Filipina, won the Summer World 2018 in Albania
- She’s the first Asian to ever win the title
- She also bagged the awards for Best in National Costume and Miss Summer Asia awards
Another Pinay beauty made a mark in the pageant world.
Kacey Coleen Lim, a UK-based Filipina bagged the coveted crown and won the 15th edition of the Miss Summer World held in Durres, Albania last May 20.
Kacey, who is a trainee lawyer, was the first Asian to win the title. She also won the Best in National Costume and Miss Summer Asia awards.
She shared her win with all those who supported her in her pageant journey.
Kacey reportedly told Push, “I would not have been able to do it on my own, so I am forever thankful to a lot of people who have been very supportive to me all along.”
The beauty queen also said that her Pinoy heart is thankful for the support from her kababayans. She said, “Malayo man ang contest sa Pilipinas, ramdam ko pa rin ang suporta ng ating mga kababayan.”
[The contest may be far from the Philippines but I felt the support from my countrymen.]
On her Facebook page, Kacey shared that she’s on cloud nine. She wrote, “It was only a dream and now I am finally living the dream.
She said that winning the crown was “the sweetest prize for all the hard work and sacrifices I have made.”