Nord Pas de Calais was the party Saturday night. A party that ended in triumph with Iris Mittenaere victory in the election of Miss France 2016 during a ceremony held in Lille, in the stronghold of Camille Cerf, Miss France 2015. The young Miss Nord Pas de Calais has stood out from the other candidates in respect to seduce the audience, viewers and the jury chaired by Jean-Paul Gaultier. For a year, the eyes will be on this pretty brunette with bright smile at 1m72. Here are seven things to know about the new ambassador of French charm …
1. Joined by chance in the competition
Nothing predestined Iris Mittenaere to one day take the scarf of Miss France. That’s because there were not enough candidates this year in his area that the young woman of 22 has been convinced. A TV Magazine , she says: “It’s true that it’s amazing Without soliciting this person, I probably would’ve never made this.. a little chance. But it is true that any girl who looks the election one day wants to become Miss France. There is sometimes a hand of destiny, for me it’s a success. “
2. It is destined to become a dentist
Currently in the fifth year of dental surgery, the new Miss France dreams of becoming a dentist from the age of 7 years. A dream she will put in brackets the year to fulfill its obligations of Miss France. But Iris Mittenaere intends to resume his studies at the end of his reign. A Paris Match , it says to have preferred to be a doctor dentist for a singular reason. “Because we can have a family life and I want three children,” she says.
3. The best score on general knowledge test
Iris scans Mittenaere clichés. The pretty brunette does not have a physical dream. The student also has to Lille in the head. Indeed, it is she who has the best score General culture test of Miss France 2016 the selections made when obtaining 17.5 out of 20. The average of this promotion Miss 2016 was 13.5 out of 20. To find fault with our new beauty queen, it will look elsewhere …
4. His models: Line Renaud and Angelina Jolie …
It was during an interview with Paris Match that Iris Mittenaere, Miss Nord Pas de Calais became Miss France, told the names of the personalities she dreamed of meeting. The first is from the region: Line Renaud, “a woman committed” she “admires” the “path” and “fighting”. The second is rather to be sought in Hollywood. “I also admire Angelina Jolie admits Iris Mittenaere because beyond his impressive record, he is also a committed woman. It is a glamorous icon that puts his celebrity Women’s service in the world . “
5. Sport as passion
She practices horseback riding, fitness, Pilates … Iris Mittenaere a sport in the skin. And the young woman intends not to let this passion aside during the busy months that lie ahead for her. “I will continue to keep fit and make my role at best,” she confirms.
6. An unwavering commitment in associations
Miss committed. As she did not fail to know during his speech to face Jean-Pierre Foucault, Iris Mittenaere did not wait to have the crown on the head to get involved in several associations, including schooling Girls. Godmother of the association Welcome-Tongasoa which builds bush schools in Madagascar, it is also part of the Dent’icap university association which aims to provide access to dental care for people with disabilities.
7. The undisputed favorite of the competition
“She was in the lead from the start.” This confidence comes from Sylvie Tellier, CEO of the Company Miss France. The young Lille, who officiated before his audience, has always been leading the race in the election. In the end, it will have collected 26% of votes from viewers, beating Miss Martinique (20%) and Miss Tahiti (17%).