- Winwyn Marquez posted an update on social media regarding her marine reservist training
- She said that the training has finally ended and she finished at the top of her class
- The actress and former beauty queen also mentioned that there was no special treatment given to her
- According to Winwyn, she wants to serve as an inspiration to other women who want to serve their country
Winwyn Marquez did not disappoint her supporters when she decided to undergo a training to become a marine reservist under the Philippine Naval Reserve Command.
KAMI learned through the prominent beauty queen’s social media account that she finished at the top of her class.
She revealed through her post that the training began in February and she decided to push through amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.
Winwyn also shared that her endeavor to becoming a marine reservist was not easy because she had faced a lot of challenges.
Aside from ranking first, she also served as the President of her 2020 class which was called “Dakila.” She said that she is honored to be one of the small number of women who joined the training.
"I was seen not as 'Winwyn the actress and beauty queen’ but as Cadet Marquez - a fellow Filipina and sister to my batch mates,” she wrote.
“I am sharing this personal moment with you all hoping it can be a motivation & inspiration not only to Filipino women but to all Filipinos to not be afraid of their weaknesses and to pursue their passions in life. Do know that I am not here to impress you, I am here to make an impact…” she added.
Winwyn Marquez is prominent showbiz personality who rose to fame after winning the Reina Hispanoamericana pageant in Santa Cruz, Bolivia on November 4, 2017.
Her recent reply to a netizen who bashed her decision to join military training immediately went viral in the online world.
The said celebrity also slammed a body-shamer who suddenly told her that she had gained weight.
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