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Here you will find all the latest IPDFA news, including our monthly newsletter, website announcements and more. Don’t forget to also subscribe to our facebook pages for up-to-the-minute news and updates.
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Pole Position Book

IPDFA Pole Position Book, compiled as a joint effort by the greatest pole authorities from around the World. The first edition was met with unprecedented enthusiasm by the international pole community, and the latest edition updates all the latest moves from the competitors in the IPC and other competitions globally.
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Reconnect with friends and meet your pole idols all weekend long while exploring the exciting expo floor displaying our industries latest products by the best developers. Pole Expo from 4 – 7 September 2014
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Pole Dance Fitness Qualifications

Dance and fitness professionals have undertaken IPDFA Pole Dance Fitness Courses internationally since 2008. Our qualifications are awarded by Viva Vertical and accredited by the International Pole Dance Fitness Association​, Aerial Arts Association​ and​ Fitness Australia.
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International Pole Championships

In this corner you will read about the latest news surrouding the International PoleChampionship (IPC) is a competition organized annually by International Pole Dance Fitness Association (IPDFA). The IPC is the first pole competition to introduce both men and disabled divisions. Winners of national championships are granted entry to this championship. Undiscovered talents are encouraged to submit a video entry via the IPC website. All semi finalists stand a chance to gain online votes and win the title Pole Idol, along with sponsorship to the Grand Finals. Visit Website



Registration for our prestigious IPDFA awards is closed. Nominees for: Pole Industry Person of the Year * Pole Studio of the Year * Pole Instructor of the Year * Pole Choreographer of the Year * Pole Performer of the Year * will be announce in April 2013.

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Competition Scoring System

e-PoleJudge designs and scores competitions with instant results. ​ ​ Easily create,design and judge a competition with all your own specs using our ePJ flexi-template Visit Website

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The best place to stay up to date with IPDFA and IPC updates is via our Facebook pages. We welcome your comments and queries, so please feel free to connect with us via our facebook page or use the email form on this Contact page.

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IPDFA Videos

IPDFA has been covered by international media. Articles covering the International Pole Championships (IPC) and interviews with pioneers of the sport have been reported on worldwide mass media, including: ABS News, Association Press, CBS News, Fashion TV, Fox TV, CNN, Herald Tribune, Huffington Post, Yahoo News, NY Post, Sport Illustrated, Standard, The Star, Washington Post and other interna
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Tuesday October 28th, 2014 - 4:49 am

Volare Pole and Aerial Arts Magazine Issue 3 with the dynamic Aussie pocket rocket, Gracie Buntine on the cover, is now available for purchase around the World. This is the first and currently only pole publication endorsed by the IPDFA.
Also included in this issue are feature stories on popular Dutch she-wolf, Yvonne Smink; IPDFA Choreographer of the Year, Sergia Louise Anderson; and we are thrilled with the 6 page feature on the industry's striking Immortal duo, Mina Mortezaie and Nadia Sharif. Of course, there is way more to read, including exciting updates from United Pole Artists, as well as the International Pole Dance Fitness Association and the Aerial Arts and Fitness Association.
In this issue, International Pole Championship Head Judge, Natalie Tekanawa, provides priceless advice for artists, both amateur and elite level. And creator of Pole Move Box, as well as international judge Cindy Cooijmans, contributes further to the battle for an international pole language.
And that's just a start - there is so much more to discover inside...

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Issues 1 and 2, released earlier this year, are also still available from:
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Thursday October 16th, 2014 - 5:17 pm

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Yes! The moment many of you have been waiting for - information on the schedule of workshops from our Pole Stars Championships judges and professional competitors. Start planning your Pole Stars experience in Kuala Lumpur, workshops information can be found here: Pricing and Packages on workshops/privates will be released on 21 October 2014.

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Monday October 6th, 2014 - 3:06 pm

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Get certified with International Pole Dance Fitness Association and Fitness Australia accredited Pole Dance Fitness Basic Instructor Course! First part self study in the comfort of your own home with picture teaching cards and video tutorials. Second part in studio practical mock exam at Viva Vertical Malaysia Kuala Lumpur on Sunday 1 December 2014. Enrolment is open until 12 October here:

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