Mabalacat City— Raven Renz Lansangan, 19, was hailed Mister International 2017 and is set to represent the country in a pageant in Thailand this year.
This lad proved his masculinity with responsibility among other 23 candidates in the recent Misters of Filipinas held at One Esplanade in Pasay City, Manila on Saturday.
Lansangan is a resident of Barangay San Francisco here and is currently taking Bachelor of Science in Business Management at the Holy Angel University in Angeles City.
In 2016, he was crowned as Haring Caragan, most known as Mr. Mabalacat.
“ I want to thank God for giving me the strength and guidance all throughout the Misters of Filipinas journey. My family and friends, words are not enough to express how thankful I am. To all the people behind this success, I promise to never leave stones unturned, and I will give my best to represent our city and country, “ the young lad expressed.
Aside from the preparations for the upcoming international pageant, Lansangan seek to encourage the youth to engage with sports activities.
The other winners of Misters of Filipinas 2017 are Clint Karklins Peralta (Man of the World) from Camarines Sur, Yves Campos (Supranational) from Hawaii in USA, Rubi Kust (Man of the Year) from Germany and Carlo Pasion (Ocean) from Laoag City, Ion Perez (Universe Tourism) from Capas in Tarlac.
The first and second runner ups are Jonathan Maniquis from San Jose Del Monte, Bulacan and Joseph Hipolito from Italy.