Miss Universe 2009 Swimsuit Bikini Parade (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

miss mexico 21 year old karla carrillo

The 58th Annual Miss Universe pageant was aired LIVE from Atlantis, Paradise Island, Bahamas on Sunday August 23 on NBC at 9 pm eastern.  See the new Miss Universe 2009 here.

Miss Universe 2008 Dayana Mendoza ended her reign and relinquished her crown to one of the 84 contestants from countries all over the globe.  Prior to her last big night in the spotlight, she graced the cover and pages of Maxim magazine's September issue, on newsstands August 18.  We've included her photo with the gallery of the 2009 contestants below.

The swimsuit portion of the competition was held on August 9.  The gorgeous contestants have been ranked and only 15 of them will go on to compete for the Miss Universe 2009 title during the live television broadcast.  Our featured bikini beauty is Miss Mexico, 21-year-old Karla Carrillo.

We've included twenty of the eighty-four women in their swimsuits for your viewing pleasure below as well as a video of the 2009 Swimsuit Parade.  We've included Miss USA Kristen Dalton and Miss Canada Mariana Valente.

  • miss bolivia 22 year old dominique peltier
  • miss brazil 25 year old larissa costa
  • miss columbia 20 year old michelle rouillard
  • miss curacao 24 year old angenie simon
  • miss czech republic 26 year old iveta lutovska

  • miss dominican republic 23 year old ada aimee de la cruz
  • miss ecuador 19 year old sandra vinces
  • miss iceland age 24 ingibjorg egilsdottir
  • miss indonesia 20 year old zivanna letisha siregar
  • miss peru 25 year old karen schwarz

  • miss pilippines 22 year old bianca manalo
  • miss russia 18 year old sofia rudyeva
  • miss serbia 22 year old dragana atlija
  • miss thailand 23 year old chutima durongdej
  • miss venezuela 18 year old stefania fernandez

  • miss vietnam 20 year old hoang yen vo
  • miss el salvador 21 years old mayella mena
  • miss canada 23 year old mariana velente
  • miss usa 22 year old kristen dalton
  • dayana mendoza miss universe 2008