PHUKET: Amanda ‘Heidi’ Jensen, 22, from Phuket, has been crowned Miss Grand Phuket 2022.
Heidi received the title at the Miss Grand Phuket 2022 final held at the Ramada Plaza Chao Fah in Wichit on Saturday February 19.
Fellow Phuketian Charlotte Austin finished first runner-up, ahead of second runner-up Passanan Tadam of Songkhla and third runner-up Narisa Yisoon of Surat Thani.
At the event to present the crown was Miss Grand 2020 Auranunpas ‘Hong’ Intarungsee.
Heidi, of half Thai and Danish descent, graduated from Srinagarindra the Princess Mother School, Phuket, on the outskirts of Phuket Town.
She is currently studying a bachelor’s degree in Tourism and Hospitality Management at Suan Dusit University, Hua Hin Campus.
Miss Jensen thanked all her supporters through a long list posted on her Facebook page.
“I want to thank you all for the support that made Heidi achieve this dream,” she wrote in Thai, noting that the achievement required her to “relentlessly strive to achieve her dream since the beginning of her life. ‘childhood”.
“Thank you. No matter what obstacles you face, you fight until everything goes well,” she wrote.
“I thank all my family members for supporting me, both on the days when I was happy and when I cried, when I couldn’t handle the pressure. Everyone was there for me. teach and comfort me until I become this version of Heidi. I love you all,” she added.
“I sincerely thank my fans and everyone who has helped and encouraged me,” she wrote.
“I will do my best on the big stage (Miss Grand Thailand 2022) so everyone in Phuket can be proud of me,” Heidi wrote.