Miss Ecuador 2020 Leyla Espinosa of Los Rios, Ecuador will crown her successor at Malecón Eloy Alfaro in Quevedo, Los Ríos on September 11, 2021. Aired live on Gamavision, it will be the 71st edition of the national beauty pageant that selects Ecuador’s Miss Universe and Miss International candidates.
Miss Ecuador 2021 will represent Ecuador at Miss Universe 2021. Her runner-up will represent the country at Miss International 2022.
There are 20 women competing for the two crowns. Here is the list of candidates:
- Mariana Betsabeth Heredia Heras, 22, Azuay
- Katherine Idrovo Zambrano, 24, Azuay
- Valeria Gutiérrez Pinto, 22, Ecuadorian community in the U.S.
- Melane Belén Rubio Estupiñán, 21, Esmeraldas
- Valery Romina Carabalí Medina, 23, Guayas
- Génesis Nicole Guerrero Cabrera, 23, Guayas
- Sofia de los Ángeles Jiménez Thompson, 21, Guayas
- Victoria Denisse Salcedo Portocarrero, 25, Guayas
- Heather Ashley Valdez Yépez, 19, Guayas
- Verónica Andrea Mora Romero, 26, Guayas
- Leidy Maribel Granda Rey, 23, Loja
- Karla Ninhoska Romero Fuentes, 24, Los Rios
- Jeniffer Nayeska García Moreira, 19, Manabi
- Susana “Susy” Sacoto Mendoza, 24, Manabi
- Marilyn Lizbeth Torres Vinueza, 26, Napo
- Joselyn Mabel Báez Luna, 22, Pichincha
- Yuriel Stephania Cabezas Zapata, 25, Pichincha
- Tabata Fernanda Cortes Chávez, 23, Pichincha
- Vanessa Lilibeth Jaramillo Polo, 25, Pichincha
- Aline Paulette Morales Ordóñez, 19, Pichincha