Rira Hongo was crowned Miss International Japan 2014 at the conclusion of the pageant held on Saturday January 25th, 2014 at the Yakult Hall in Tokyo. The 21-year-old student will represent Japan in the Miss International 2014 pageant, scheduled for November 11th, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan where Bea Rose Santiago of the Philippines will crown her successor.
Rira Hongo being crowned Miss International Japan 2014 by the out-going queen Miss International Japan 2013 Yukiko Takahashi.
Newly crowned Miss International Japan 2014 Rira Hongo. She will compete in the Miss International 2014 pageant in Tokyo.
Rira Hongo reacts when being announced the winner of Miss International Japan 2014.
The first runner-up was Tomoe Minagawa; the second runner-up was Remi Oosugi and the third runner-up was Risa Shichino.
24 contestants competed for the title.
Miss International (Miss International Beauty or The International Beauty Pageant) is an annual international beauty pageant held since 1960. It is considered as one of the Big Four international beauty pageants.