Miss World 2013 - Belarus - Contestant Introduction
Maria Velichko (or Maryia Vialichka) is Miss Belarus World 2013. Her height is 177 cm, measurements: bust - 86, waist - 60, hips - 92.
Maria is currently enrolled in a 5 year degree of Veterinary Medicine at the Vitebsk State Academy. An animal lover, Maria recently worked to save homeless animals in her home city as part of the ‘Take Me Home’ charity scheme. Her hobbies include playing chess, reading books on astrology, and listening to rock music. Her favourite food is Belarusian Cuisine. Maria describes herself as an open and cheerful person, and her personal motto is “Never Give Up!”.
In her own words:
I’m Maria Velichko. I feel very proud and fortunate to be representing the Republic of Belarus, a country with a long history and a great culture. Belarus is a land of vast plains and picturesque hills, thick forests and green meadows, deep blue lakes and flowing rivers. I was born in the small beautiful festival city Vitebsk.
I’m 22 years old. I am a doctor of veterinary medicine. My profession spiritually enriches a person, gives a sense of kindness, love and care. I’m interested in astrology, my hobby is hand-made. I very love my family and friends. I believe in myself and I know that world gives a road for those who know where he is going".