On Sunday, the Miss America contest will take place without a swimsuit competition for the first time in the pageant's nearly century-old history.
The Miss World beauty pageant will no longer feature a swimsuit competition. The iconic 'bikini round', where contestants from around the.
For the first time in nearly a century, Miss America contestants will not strut onstage in swimsuits this year, the organizers announced on Tuesday, as the pageant tries to redefine its role in an era of female empowerment and gender equality. But what started as contestants.