Caledon, Ontario’s Chanel Beckenlehner crowned Miss Universe Canada 2014

Published: May 26, 2014


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Caledon, Ontario's Chanel Beckenlehner was crowned Miss Universe Canada 2014 at the crowing gala in Toronto Sat. May 24. Submitted photo/Facebook.

VANCOUVER DESI

An Ontario woman took home the Miss Universe Canada crown in Toronto Saturday night.

University of Toronto political science student and Caledon, Ont. nativeĀ Chanel Beckenlehner was announced the winner of the annual beauty pageant at the crowning gala this weekend.

“Thank you very much for your support, encouragement and positive energy,” Beckenlehner posted to her Facebook page on Sunday. “My dreams became a reality last night and I am so excited to work hard this year.”

Beckenlehner competed against more than 60 other women – including 15 from B.C. – and will go on to represent Canada at the international Miss Universe pageant.

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