Ekaterina Buraya has been chosen as Belarus’ contestant for the international beauty contest Miss Supranational 2012, Olga Khizhinkova, spokesperson for the ONT TV channel that will broadcast the final night of the show, informed.
Ekaterina Buraya was born in Bobruisk. This year she has graduated from Minsk State Linguistic University; the girl is a specialist for intercultural relations in the tourism industry. She likes books by Gabriel Garcia Marques and is also fond of sports - Ekaterina has recently taken up boxing. Ekaterina Buraya took part in Miss Belarus 2008 where she made it to the final. Because of her looks, the girl is often compared to Claudia Schiffer by mass media.
Miss Supranational 2012 will be held in Warsaw, Poland, on 14 September. It is one of the most famous beauty pageants. For a long time the contest was held solely in Latin America; however, in 2009 it moved to Europe being now in the TOP 3 most popular beauty contests in the world.
According to Olga Khizhinkova, Miss Supranational owes its rapid rise to a very strict selection of participants. Only best of the best are honored with the right to represent their country at this beauty pageant. The organizers of the show studied portfolios of Miss Belarus contestants of the previous years. The blue-eyed blonde Ekaterina Buraya caught their eye and was invited to participate.