September 16, 2018  – The City of Bogo’s bet in the AAA Renaissance Cebuana tilt won 1st Runner up. Debby Maeh Site, a resident of Barangay Cogon, represented the City of Bogo in the competition.

She nabbed most of the minor awards such as Miss Photogenic, Best in Resorts Wear and Best in Long Gown. Also taking home a cash prize of P40,000 pesos,respectively.

Renaissance Cebuana, a pageant initiated by the provincial government, aims to highlight Cebuanas as athletic, academic, and artistic (AAA). It is exclusive to ladies aged 18-30 years old who are from areas under Cebu Province.

All the candidates underwent three stages of selection to test if they are athletic, artistic, and academic. The first stage was a marathon which had over 700 participants. They were then trimmed to less than a hundred contestants. The second stage was a quiz and personality test which reduced the hopefuls to 32.

The remaining ladies recorded short videos to discuss their advocacies. These videos were posted on Facebook for a month for online voting. The voting results, plus their scores in previous rounds, resulted in the final 15.

Renaissance Cebuana is organized by the Capitol through the PWC in partnership with Ng Khai Development Corporation and Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry.