Yukiko Takahashi was crowned Miss International Japan 2013 at Seiryo Kaikan in Nagata-cho on November 4th, 2012. The beauty from Tokyo is 24 years old. She will represent Japan in the Miss International 2013 beauty pageant.
Miss International Japan 2013 Yukiko Takahashi (R) and Miss International 2012
Yukiko Takahashi will represent Japan in the Miss International 2013 pageant
Newly crowned Miss International Japan 2013 in swimsuit
Miss International 2012 winners attended the event
The first runner-up was Sakura Otake (20), the second runner-up was Hona Iizuka (19) and the third runner-up was Ayano Soda (24). One of these three will be sent to Miss World 2013 after another selection process.
26 beauties from across Japan competed in the finale of the pageant attended by newly crowned Miss International, Ikumi Yoshimatsu, 1st Runner-up Viivi Suominen and 2nd Runner-up Madasha Mayudanne.
The Top 11 (Finalists)
Homami Iizuka (19)
Reimi Osugi (22)
Sakura Otake (20)
Anri Okane (18)
Yukimi Kawanaka (21)
Tomomi Kondo (24)
Akane Soda (24)
Yukiko Takahashi (24)
Rira Hongou (20)
Yukimi Muranaka (24)
Yukari Yumen (22)