Maureen Wroblewitz is Asia’s Next Top Model

  • June 29, 2017

After 13 episodes of AsNTM Season 5, half-pinay and half-german Maureen Wroblewitz takes home the title of being Asia’s Next Top Model. This girl proved she’s more than a pretty face and survived all the photo shoots and challenges in the show. She has definitely grown into a true model who delivered fierce and amazing shots despite being the youngest and shortest from the bunch.

Maureen surely lived up to the tagline ‘Expect the Unexpected‘ because even though there were unfortunate events inside the models’ house, she stayed true to herself and didn’t let anyone bring her down. She might’ve struggled in some of the challenges but her strength from her experiences got her through.

I still can’t believe I’m saying this… but I’m Asia’s Next Topmodel! It feels like a dream and I don’t know when I’ll ever realize that all this has happened to me. This has been such a crazy journey but definitely a once-in-a-lifetime experience I’ll never forget about. Before I entered the competition, I already doubted myself. I never even thought I would make it into the competition at all. But look at me now! 😭 I’ve learned so many new things. I’ve learned about different cultures, languages. I’ve learned about modeling. But I’ve mostly learned a lot about myself. I am stronger than I thought I was and I really don’t give up! I was constantly called ‘a pretty face with no skills’. But little did they know, it would just make me come out stronger and better. It became a perfect motivation for me to prove them wrong and to show them that being inexperienced doesn’t mean you’re a weak model. There were times where I felt like giving up, but I knew that it couldn’t be an option. I was the last Filipina standing and a Filipina has never won before. I wanted to win this for my country – the Philippines and I’m so happy to say that I did. This is all for you guys! We won this together ❤🇵🇭 This experience has made me grow so much as a model and as a person and I’m so thankful for everyone involved. The support I’ve gotten from all of you is insane! I’ve never expected so many people to support me, a weird, clumsy aspiring model 😂 but I’m so grateful for it. Thank you all so much! I love every single one of you ❤ I hope I inspire everyone to do the same thing I did. To follow your dreams and to not let anyone bring you down. Do what you love to do! It’s true! You’re capable of doing anything, if you just go out and try! So work hard, it’ll pay off. ❤❤❤ Thank you @asntm @starworld_asia for this opportunity!! #AsNTM #AsNTM5 #TeamMaureen #TeamPhilippines #PhilippinesOnTop

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You made the Philippines proud, Maureen. Congratulations and we’ll be watching from here while you conquer the world!