Twenty year old Judiel Israel of Tinangnan expressed shock & disbelief when she was proclaimed as the 2016 Anyag sa Tubigon.Â Â The BS HRM graduate has to put on hold
her immediate plans to pursue a career in the hotel industry abroad. Pipped into second place was 17 year old Joanna Esterado of Centro, one of the heavy favorites going into the final round. Rounding out the top five were 2ndÂ RU Beah Kharmelette Abella of Bagongbanwa, 3rdÂ RU Chrischelle Castanares of Matabao and Lucille Ann Zoilo of Tinangnan.
What makes the Anyag sa Tubigon Pageant uniquely different from the other municipal searches in Bohol is the absence of the requisite swimsuit segment. According to Sir Jason Barba Martinote, the absence of the swimsuit portion is in deference to the eventâ€™s reason for its being which is the fiesta in honor of San Isidro de Labrador.Â Two of the judges were 2014
Miss Bohol & JCI Chocolate Hills Lady Jaycees Pres. Queenie Melody Fullante & Bb Pilipinas 2016 Top 15 Finalist Apriel Smith. Talented artist Dennis Balbero directed the fast- paced & exciting two hour glamorous highlight of the townâ€™s fiesta celebration.