Candidate number 19 Rachel Peters was the most victorious Binibining Pilipinas candidate this year as she was crowned Miss Universe Philippines 2017 crown. She bested 39 other beautiful candidates for the much sought-after crown, earning the right to represent the country in the next Miss Universe beauty pageant.

Meanwhile, Mariel de Leon bagged the Binibining Pilipinas International crown. It was her 2nd time to join the pageant, finishing in the Top 15 in 2013.

Mariel is the daughter of actors Christopher de Leon and Sandy Andolong.

Chanel Olive Thomas, who was crowned Miss Earth Philippines-Air in 2015, was named Binibining Pilipinas Supranational 2017. She 1st came to public attention when she became actor Jake Cuenca’s girlfriend. They parted ways before she joined Miss Earth Philippines.

Other winners included Katarina Rodriguez (Bb. Pilipinas Intercontinental 2017), Elizabeth Clenci (Bb. Pilipinas Grand International 2017), and Nelda Ibe (Bb. Pilipinas Globe 2017).

Runners-up were Charmaine Elima (1st) and Kristel Guelos (2nd).

Binibining Pilipinas 2017 was held Sunday night, April 30, 2017, at the Araneta Coliseum. It was hosted by Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach and actor Xian Lim.