MANILA, Philippines – The Binibining Pilipinas 2016 will not be complete without the swimsuit portion. The 40 candidates showed off their summer best in swimsuits by Pegarro Swim at the pageant’s coronation night, Sunday, April 17 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
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In attendance at coronation night were reigning Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach, as well as Miss Universe contestants Olivia Jordan (USA), Vanessa Tevi Kumares (Malaysia), and May Thaw (Myanmar). Miss Universe Organization president Paula Shugart was also in attendance.
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More Binibining Pilipinas 2016 on Rappler:
Predictions and live blog:
- Bb Pilipinas 2016 predictions: Who will follow Pia Wurtzbach?
- LIVE UPDATES: Bb Pilipinas 2016 coronation night
Leading up to coronation night
- IN PHOTOS: 40 Bb Pilipinas 2016 candidates walk the runway at press presentation
- IN PHOTOS: Bb Pilipinas 2016 official swimsuit photos
- IN PHOTOS: Bb Pilipinas talent show 2016
- IN PHOTOS: Bb Pilipinas 2016 national costume competition
- IN PHOTOS: Bb Pilipinas 2016 candidates in casual wear fashion show
- IN PHOTOS: Bb Pilipinas 2016 Parade of Beauties
Get to know the ladies
- IN PHOTOS: Meet the candidates of Binibining Pilipinas 2016
- FULL LIST: Binibining Pilipinas 2016 candidates
- Pia Wurtzbach’s advice for Bb Pilipinas 2016 candidates
- WATCH: Pia Wurtzbach’s sassy assessment of Bb Pilipinas 2016 hopefuls
- WATCH: ‘Star-struck’ Pia Wurtzbach meets Manny Pacquiao
- Pia Wurtzbach confirms she’s dating Dr. Mike, shares more details
- WATCH: Pia Wurtzbach shares story behind famous ‘Ako bahala, babawi tayo sa Miss U’ tweet