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Checklist for pole dance competition contestants

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Checklist for pole dance competition contestants

A checklist from Pole in Style for those who are competing in a pole dance competition. Use this list to make sure you bring important items with you.

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Understanding key challenges of a pole dance competition contestant

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Understanding key challenges of a pole dance competition contestant

In early April 2019, we surveyed pole dance contestants around the world to understand key challenges they face during competition preparation process. Many participants stated in the survey that overcoming emotional and psychological challenges such as stress, nervousness or anxiety was the most difficult part. Pole dance competition contestants spent a lot of money on competition, from fees, costume to other costs. 41% paid more than 50 USD for application fee per competition. 36% spent between 50-80 USD per competition costume and 29% paid over 80 USD for a pole dance costume on average. 

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Pole in Style of the month: Meet Alice from Wonderland

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Pole in Style of the month: Meet Alice from Wonderland

This month pole dancer Alice shares with Pole in Style her story. 

1. Tell us about yourself
My name is Alice. I was born in Wonderland but I am currently based in Northern Germany where I work as logistics manager. I have moved around a lot and lived in Northern Italy, Alpine France, Texas, Sydney Australia and a bit in the UK too as I work for a British company (I hope Brexit will be cancelled to be honest). The pretty hanseatic city of Hamburg adopted me since 2008 and I have never left ever since.

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Pole in Style of the month: Meet Line from Denmark

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Pole in Style of the month: Meet Line from Denmark
Meet pole dancer Line from Denmark who shares with Pole in Style her pole story. 

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Pole in Style of the month: Meet Magdalena from Poland

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Pole in Style of the month: Meet Magdalena from Poland

Meet Magdalena, a pole dancer from Poland who is currently living in Norway. 

1. Tell us a bit about yourself
I'm a 26 year-old girl from Poland. I moved to Norway almost five years ago after graduating from university. Before that I visited Norway twice and felt in love with the country. I'm currently working at a hotel in Sandnes, and I like what I'm doing.

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