Miss Cayman assumes her role

Newly crowned Miss Cayman Lindsay Japal met with Premier McKeeva Bush for the signing of her contract and to receive the keys to a new set of wheels on Wednesday, 28 September. 

As part of the contract the government signs with this year’s Miss Cayman, she will receive a $70,000 scholarship to attend the university of her choice, as well as a Ford Fiesta from Vampt Motors. 

Other perks of wearing the Miss Cayman crown for 2011/2012 include a Cayman Airways ticket to any destination the carrier flies to; a BlackBerry, courtesy of Digicel; a sunset cruise with Cayman Private Charters; a weekend at Westin Casuarina Resort; a gym membership; a five ensemble wardrobe, compliments of The Cabana; a gift certificate from Pedro St. James; a digital camera, courtesy of Island Photo; a skin care package from Tara Walker’s Dream; a gift certificate from Eclipze Hair Design and Day Spa; a limousine ride from Courtesy Limo; art work from Haidi Pappadakis; and gift certificates from Spa Escape and Silver Rain Spa at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman. 

“It has been an awesome few days, with nonstop happenings.  

There is lots to do and I am honoured to represent the Cayman Islands,” said Ms Japal, who will be heading to the Miss World Pageant in London in November. 

After signing the contract with Miss Cayman, the premier congratulated Ms Japal and wished her the best on her 
journey ahead. 

Miss Cayman McKeeva Bush Japal

Heather Bodden looks on as Premier McKeeva Bush signs the contract with Miss Cayman Lindsay Japal. – PHOTO: STUART WILSON

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  1. My opinion: The gifts seem very cheap, almost all of the gifts can be easily purchased by regular residents. I’m sure Cayman can improve on their incentives. Just does’nt seem worthwhile to me.
    However, i do wish her all the best.