A favorite candidate in the Miss Colombia contest was disqualified after photos of her emerged wearing a skimpy two-piece bikini which is way ‘too revealing’ and supposedly violates the size requirements as per the pageant guidelines.
Paola Builes, a 20-year-old Communications students and representing the state of Antioquia lost all her chances of being crowned Miss Colombia after she was ‘thrown-out’ of the contest when judges decided her outfit in the photo (see below) was one or two sizes below a certain requirement.
The photos were shot while Builes was doing modelling works and local media suspected it was distributed by fans of another candidate, a rival in the pageant.
Her disqualification was announced shortly before the start of the bikini rounds.
While the judges did not specifically mention by how much did Builes’ bikini size exceeds beyond acceptable, they described the outfit in the pictures as ‘too suggestive’ and therefore, ‘not in the spirit of the contest’. (Click here to read more)