Guam – Guam’s Vanessa Torres took the stage Saturday at the Preliminary Competition of the Miss Universe Contest.
The 25 year old is competing with women from around the world in the preliminary competition of Miss Universe 2010 at the Mandalay Bay Event Center in Las Vegas.
The contestants are competing in the swimsuit and evening gown categories and they will also be judged on their intelligence in the interview competition.
The celebrity jury of judges include Basim Shami; BJ Coleman; Carlos Bremer; Corinne Nicolas; Louis Burgdorf; Natalie Rotman; and Sadoux Kim.
The Miss Universe 2010 preliminary show will determine who among the candidates will push through to the semifinal round to be announced on Monday August 23, [Tuesday here on Guam].