Tamaryn Green's special message from Thailand: 'I am doing everything I can to make South Africa proud'

2018-12-14 12:02


Tamaryn Green
Tamaryn Green (Photo: Getty Images)

Johannesburg - All eyes are on Miss SA Tamaryn Green as she gets ready to take to the Miss Universe stage.

So far fans have been able to watch the beauty queen compete in both the national costume competition on Monday as well as the preliminary round on Thursday. 

In a statement to The Juice, Tamaryn revealed what the Miss Universe competition has been like so far: "The Miss Universe experience has been beyond my wildest expectations. The contestants are wonderful - some I think will be lifelong friends. It has been a true journey of the sisterhood.

"Thailand is a fantastic country with friendly people who have made us all feel so welcome. We work hard but what we received in return is priceless. We've visited magical places such as the Grand Palace in Bangkok and the Sea Turtle Conservation Centre."


PICS: Tamaryn Green makes SA proud at Miss Universe preliminary competition

2018-12-13 16:23 Cape Town - Miss South Africa Tamaryn Green represented South Africa at the Miss Universe preliminary competition on Thursday. Tamaryn was one of the 93 contestants who took to the stage in Thailand, to compete in the event which will determine the top 20 to be announced during the main event on Monday.

The young beauty queen says she really wants to make SA proud: "I am doing everything I can to make South Africa proud as I hold the flag high and represent our country to the best of my ability on the international stage. The support I have received has really spurred me on. Thank you everyone back home."

The 67th Miss Universe pageant will be broadcast live on Monday on 1Magic (DStv channel 103) at 02:00 South African time.