News from Around Banderas Bay | September 2008
|Ujena Jam Puerto Vallarta 2008 Recap|
During the last week of August, Puerto Vallarta Mexico played host to the world’s largest live swimwear model and photographer search, the 24th Annual Ujena Jam.
With more than 180 models and photographers from eight countries competing for more than $200,000 in cash, awards, gifts, scholarships and prizes, the UjENA Jam has been called the "Olympics" of swimwear competitions.
Ujena Jam Golf Tournament at El Tigre
BanderasNews Videographer Devon Allistone hit the links at the El Tigre Golf Course in Nuevo Vallarta on Sunday to catch the UjENA Jam 2008 models, photographers and sponsors in action at the 3rd Annual El Tigre UjENA golf tournament.
UjENA Jam Puerto Vallarta 2008 5K Wrap Up
The Ujena Jam 5K was run Saturday morning as scheduled with a start time of 9:00 am, and with the huge crowd of runners, models, photographers, family members and general public, one would have never known that the evening prior dumped the most rain on Puerto Vallarta this year.
UjENA Photographers and Models in Action
BanderasNews Videographer Devon Allistone talks to some of the models and photographers who gathered together at Marina Vallarta on Friday for a photo shoot that will determine the UjENA Model and Photographer of the Year finalists.
50m Swim: Wet & Wild with UjENA Models
This is the first year that the 50 meter swim has been part of the Puerto Vallarta UjENA Jam, so BanderasNews Videographer Devon Allistone stopped by the Crown Paradise Hotel on Thursday to catch all of the wet and wild action.
UjENA Jam Expo: The Place to See and Be Seen
For models and photographers, the Jam Expo at the Crown Paradise Hotel was the place to see and be seen during the 2008 UjENA Jam Puerto Vallarta. Banderas News videographer Devon Allistone gives us an inside look at all the fun and excitement.
Work Up a Sweat at the UjENA 5k Run/Walk
If you've ever dreamed of working up a sweat with some of the hottest swim wear models in the world, don't miss the UjENA 5k run/walk, scheduled to begin at 9 am on Saturday, August 30 across from the Sheraton Buganvilias Resort in Puerto Vallarta.
Bisbee/UjENA Fish Tournament Underway
Following Wednesday night's Captains' meeting at Marina Vallarta, the Bisbee Offshore UjENA Jam Tournament offers two days of hot babes and heated competition in a conservation minded, all-release billfish tournament.
Actress Visits PV's Children of the Dump
While in Puerto Vallarta to host the 2008 Image Awards show, former UjENA pageant winner, Hollywood actress and entrepreneur, Kristina Hughes, took some time out of her busy schedule to visit the Children of the Dump's School of Champions.
UjENA Jam Expo and Talent Workshops
BanderasNews Videographer, Devon Allistone, catches Bob Anderson in action at the UjENA Talent Workshops at the Crown Paradise Hotel, then speaks with Chief Stylist, Catherine Cross about how these workshops can boost careers in the fashion industry.
Life on the Other Side of the Cameras
BanderasNews Videographer Devon Allistone goes behind the scenes with the professional photographers and some of the world's most beautiful models at the 'Olympics' of swimwear competitions, the 2008 UjENA Jam Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.
Ujena Jam 2008 Underway in Puerto Vallarta
More than 180 models and photographers from eight countries are in Puerto Vallarta this week for the world’s largest live swimwear model and photographer search, the 24th Annual Ujena Jam, and the BanderasNews team caught the opening ceremony on video.