Miss Belize, Rebecca Rath Destined for Miss Universe 2017 in the Philippines

Updated: September 12, 2016

With Rebecca Rath now wearing the crown, valued at over a thousand Belize dollars, Love News spoke with her this morning as she recounted the minutes and moments on and off stage on Saturday night that led to her life changing moment.

Rath, who represented Dangriga, also spoke of her upbringing in the country’s culture capital and how embedded she is in the Garifuna culture.

Sherima Usher who claimed the Queen of the Bay crown in 2004 was Rath’s inspiration in entering the Miss Belize competition.  Rath spoke of her support.

Rath is an Event and Restaurant Manager and will be working on adjusting her work schedule to accommodate her training for the upcoming Miss Universe pageant