Helen Lindes, Miss
Lindes of Canaries Islands got the second runner up place in Miss
Universe 2000 held in Cyprus.
Her crowning as Miss Spain was a bit “disaster”,
when were waiting the results of the new Miss Spain, the host announced
the second runner up Helen Lindes, suddenly Luis María Ansón,
Jury President and member of Spaniard Language Academy Royal stand
up and called at public notary, who had notified the votes and clarify
the results because a mistake had occurred.
Atmosphere was very tense, and then minutes later, after check again
the results, the host called Natalia Robres, Miss Teruel as 2nd
runner up, then Veronica García, Miss Tarragona as 1st. runner
up and the winner Helen Lindes who had been called minutes ago as
2nd runner up!!.
Lindes won the Miss Photogenic Award in Miss Universe and put Spain
into semi finals 2 years in a row, this did not happen since 1973
Helen Lindes nowadays is one of the Miss Spain
Collaboration of Oscar buen camino &
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