Rules and Regulations

Important Dates

Video submission open for Bristol Competitors: 1st Feb 2019 ​

Video submission opens for outside Bristol: 1st March 2019 ​

Video deadline for everyone: 30th April 2019

Videos judged: 10th May 2019 – 21st June 2019

Finalists notified: 28th June 2019

Grand Fina!: Sunday 15th September 2019

Competition Rules

  • 5 categories: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Semi-Professional, Professional
  • The cost of entry is £25, this is fee is non-refundable.
  • Registration can be completed prior to video submission as long as the video is submitted by Midnight on the 30th April 2019.
  • No late entries will be accepted.
  • Bristol based competitors will have February 2019 to enter before any extra spaces are offered to those outside of Bristol on the 1st March. 
  • ‘Bristol based’ constitutes someone who lives in or learns or teaches pole dance in the BS postal area.
  • Only 30 spaces in each category.
  • All categories will be judged according to the same criteria – see category info for specific criteria.
  • If you are found to enter the wrong category for your level,  you will automatically be moved to the correct category.
  • Your video entry does not have to be the same performance for the final.
  • Please read your specific category entry requirements carefully before entering. See drop down menu to see each category in detail. 
  • No amateur video entries may be entered if filmed later than 3 months before the video entry opening time .   
  • No Semi-pro or Pro video entries may be entered if filmed later than a year before the video entry opening time.
  • Video auditions must not be edited. Only the start and end may be trimmed if necessary to follow the time constraints of the category.
  • Entrants must be 18 or over to enter.