Magline Jeruto a local beauty was Miss Elgeyo Marakwet and contested for Miss Kenya 2014 but didn’t win. She was asked to participate alongside Miss World Kenya candidates for 2016 because there wasn’t enough time to train models for the Miss World Kenya 2017 cycle. She bested them. In 2017 she contested and was crowned the winner.
On 18th November 2017 during the Miss World pageant in Sanya, China she finished fifth. She beat Indonesia’s Achintya Holte Nilsen, Jamaica’s Solange Sinclair, Russia’s Polina Popova, South Africa’s Adè van Heerden and South Korea Ha-eun Kim to secure her place in the top 5.