Miss Teen USA Fantasy Camp at Atlantis Paradise Island
2010 MISS TEEN USA PAGEANT AND THE SECOND ANNUAL MISS
TEEN USA FANTASY CAMP TO BE HELD AT ATLANTIS, PARADISE ISLAND
MISS TEEN USA FINALS WILL BE BROADCAST LIVE ONLINE
NEW YORK, NY – JULY 16, 2010 — The Miss Universe Organization (MUO) and Atlantis, Paradise Island
announced today the 2010 Miss Teen USA Pageant will be webcast live on July 24, 2010, from the luxury
resort and casino in The Bahamas on missteenusa.com and seventeen.com. This will be the third year in
a row Atlantis Paradise Island has hosted the Miss Teen USA pageant, and the second year the Miss
Teen USA Fantasy Camp will be offered, at the Resort and Casino, in the days leading up to the pageant.
The 2010 Miss Teen USA pageant will be broadcast from Paradise Island to a global online audience via
Ustream, the leading internet broadcasting platform, and NewTek TriCaster Portable Live Production System.
The Miss Teen USA pageant is an annual competition for girls between the ages of 14 and 19, each
representing their home state and the District of Columbia, respectively. The winner will have the
opportunity to spend the year of her reign living in New York City as a student of The New York Film
Academy, representing her title and working with multiple charitable alliances, including Best
Buddies, Sparrow Clubs, Girl Talk, D.A.R.E. and Project Sunshine.
“Atlantis Paradise Island has been a great partner and host for previous events, including the
2009 Miss Universe competition, and I have no doubt the 2010 Miss Teen USA pageant will be
extremely successful. I am also excited to work with the Atlantis team to develop strong, future
competitors through the resort’s Miss Teen USA Fantasy Camp,” said Paula Shugart, President, MUO.
Miss Teen USA® Pageant and Fantasy Camp at Atlantis, Paradise Island
The second annual Miss Teen USA Summer Fantasy Camp at Atlantis, Paradise Island, the only pageant
preparation program endorsed by MUO, will take place the week leading up to the pageant, July 19-25.
The Miss Teen USA Fantasy Camp will offer prospective competitors vacationing at Atlantis a behind-
the-scenes look at the preparation required to become a national titleholder, such as Miss Teen USA.
Girls ages 12-17 will have the opportunity to participate in a professional photo shoot with Miss
Universe Organization photographers; receive hair, makeup and wardrobe tips from MUO
titleholders, employees and affiliates; perfect stage skills through runway and choreography
sessions; and meet Miss Teen USA 2009, Stormi Henley. Campers will also participate in Atlantis
resort activities, including a private spa party and dolphin interaction. The cost of summer fantasy
camp, which includes room and board at the luxury Bahamian resort for six nights and a gift bag with an
exclusive Sherri Hill cocktail dress, is $1,975 per participant. Special rates are available for chaperones.
All campers, pageant competitors and Atlantis resort guests will have access to the full grounds of
Atlantis, Paradise Island, including the Aquaventure waterpark, a modern waterscape with more than 20
million gallons of water coursing through 141 acres of luscious tropical scenery. Water slides, river
rides, pools and swimming areas allow guests hours of thrill-seeking adventure or lazy river-rafting
relaxation. Atlantis is also home to the world’s largest open-air marine habitat. The resort’s 14 exhibit
lagoons offer up-close views of more than 50,000 marine animals from over 250 species. At Dolphin
Cay, visitors can meet and interact with the rescued Hurricane Katrina dolphins and sea lions in an
encounter enriching for both the guests and the animals. Atlantis also boasts 21 culinary destinations,
including restaurants helmed by celebrity chefs Bobby Flay, Nobu Matsuhisa and Jean-Georges Vongerichten.
For more information, Miss Teen 2010 tickets or to make a fantasy
camp reservation, please call 1-800-ATLANTIS or visit www.Atlantis.com.
ABOUT ATLANTIS, PARADISE ISLAND RESORT, THE BAHAMAS
Atlantis, Paradise Island is the flagship resort of Kerzner International, a leading international developer
and operator of destination resorts, casinos and luxury hotels. This unique, ocean-themed destination is
located on Paradise Island, The Bahamas, and features a variety of accommodations, all built around a
141-acre waterscape comprised of over 20 million gallons of fresh and saltwater lagoons, pools and
habitats. Home to the largest open-air marine habitat in the world, there are over 50,000 marine
animals in lagoons and displays, including The Dig, a maze of underwater corridors and passageways
providing a journey through ancient Atlantis. Atlantis is home to Aquaventure, a non-stop water
experience consisting of thrilling water slides, a mile-long river ride with high intensity rapids and wave
surges, and never-before-seen special effects. Dolphin Cay, the resort’s interaction and education
center, was created with the goal of enlightening visitors about the wonders of these remarkable ocean
The Cove Atlantis, a 600-room resort, features oversized rooms with a step down living space,
spectacular designs by acclaimed interior architects Jeffrey Beers and David Rockwell, unprecedented
services and amenities, private all-adult and family pools, lavish cabanas and breathtaking views of
the ocean. Atlantis is also known as THE culinary destination in The Caribbean with a collection of
restaurants from world-renowned chefs including Nobu Matsuhisa, Jean-Georges Vongerichten
and Bobby Flay. The resort boasts an impressive collection of luxury boutiques and shops,
and the largest casino, conference center, meeting and convention facilities in The Caribbean.
For further information about the Atlantis, Paradise Island Resort and Casino visit
Atlantis.com or call 954-809-2000. For reservations, call your travel agent or 800-ATLANTIS.
MEDIA INQUIRIES Megan.Marchesini@kerzner.com 212-659-5203