For the first time in the history of beauty contests, the flag of the international beauty contest «Beauty of Universe» conquered Antarctica and Peak Vinson (4,892 m) — the highest mountain peak in Antarctica, included in the international program «7 peaks».
The expedition to Antarctica started on December 25, 2017 from Moscow via the city of Punta Arenas (Chile). The new year 2018 the expedition met already in Antarctica. The competition flag for the Vinson Peak was raised on January 6, 2018. At present, all members of the expedition left Antarctica and successfully reached the intermediate point Punta Arenas, respectively, now the flag of the contest is already in Chile.
Organizers of the contest personally thank the legendary guide, professional alpinist and president of the club «7 Summits» Alexander Abramov, as well as climber Irina Zisman. In many respects thanks to them the flag of the contest could be on the most mysterious continent of our Earth — Antarctica.
The general producer of the competition, Leonid Khromov, plans to raise the flag of the contest to all the 7 highest peaks of the continents, including personally on Mount Elbrus (the expedition is planned for the summer of 2018) and on Mount Everest (the expedition is planned for April 2019).