Thursday, July 23, 2009
Rachel Christie was the first black crowned Miss. England on July 20, 2009. Rachel, 20 yrs old, is the niece of former Olympic champion Linford Christie. Following in his footsteps, Rachel specializes in the heptathlon and the 400 meters and is hoping to win the gold medal in the 2012 London Olympic Games. The part-time model will also be competing for Miss World in Johannesburg, South Africa in December later this year.