Vania Auguste Secures Victory at 2024 Bikini International UK

Vania Auguste, hailing from the United States, emerged triumphant at the 2024 Bikini International UK held in Birmingham, England, marking a significant milestone in her IFBB Pro League career. Competing against a formidable field of 12 opponents, Auguste showcased her prowess and determination to clinch the coveted title.

American athlete Tara Grier secured the runner-up position, while Marie-Eve Duchesneau of Canada claimed the bronze. Notably, two-time Bikini Olympia winner Angelica Teixeira made an impressive comeback, securing fourth place in the highly competitive event.

The top six athletes from the 2024 Bikini International UK are as follows:

1. Vania Auguste (USA)
2. Tara Grier (USA)
3. Marie-Eve Duchesneau (Canada)
4. Angelica Teixeira (USA)
5. Eli Fernandez (Mexico)
6. Phoebe Hagan (UK)

The competition witnessed intense pre-judging sessions, during which athletes were meticulously assessed through numerical comparisons and group callouts. Early on, It became evident that the title battle would primarily unfold between Auguste and Grier.

During the finals held on Saturday night in Birmingham, the judges conducted final comparisons, scrutinizing all 13 athletes one last time. The spotlight was on Auguste and Grier, with the title seemingly hanging between the two exceptional athletes.

In a thrilling culmination, Vania Auguste was crowned the champion by just one point over Grier. Her victory solidified her status as a force to be reckoned with in the bikini division and secured her qualification for the 2024 Bikini Olympia in Las Vegas, NV, scheduled for October 10-13, 2024.

Auguste received the prestigious Bikini International UK trophy from Maureen Blanquisco, the 2022 Bikini Olympia champion, and show promoter Arnold Schwarzenegger, in a momentous ceremony.