|2013 Miss Universe Top Five including our very own Ara Arida|
On the other hand, will this mean that our country's bet Mary Jean Lastimosa can’t compete since she will be 27 this November?
According to Miss Universe FAQ
“Miss Universe and Miss USA contestants must be at least 18 years of age and under 27 years of age by February 1st in the year they hope to compete in the Miss Universe"
The cut- off age in Miss Universe is 26 years old. I believe that she will be allowed to compete for it wasn’t her fault that the pageant has been moved