Pole Performer Of The Year (trophy)
(see below for prizes and awards)
Within each division we will name first, second and third place
First place within each division will receive the title of "Pole Dance Performer Of The Year"
- People's Choice Award (medal):
Applies to all divisions
Determined by audience applause (noisemakers will be prohibited)
Winner receives a medal
Distinguished Performance Award (medal):
Given in recognition to finalists for outstanding performance yet did not place in the top three in their division.
Platinum = 95% of the highest score within the same division
Gold = 90-94% of the highest score within the same division
Silver = 85-89% of the highest score within the same division
*Bronze award eliminated starting in 2018
Award ceremonies will take place twice daily on Friday and Saturday and at the end of the afternoon on Sunday. Once following the last of the daytime divisions and once following the last of the evening divisions.
Distinguished Performance Awards will be announced within 14 days following the competition and awards will be mailed out within 6 months.
There will not be an awards show on Sunday as in past years.
Prizes and Awards:
*more prizes may be added as sponsors are acquired
All open and pro divisions with 6 or more competitors
- Trophies for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place
- People's Choice Award Medal
Exotic Open Division:
- 1st place: $100 gift certificate from Night Shade Designs
***Variations in awards
- Any division with less than 6 competitors will award only 1st and 2nd place trophies and no distinguished performance awards
- Any division with 4 or fewer competitors will award only 1st place trophies and no distinguished performance awards
- Any division with only one competitor will be cancelled and fees refunded
Other prizes may be added as sponsors are confirmed
International Elite Division
- Progression of highest placing female finalist to compete in the Pole Championship Series 2019 at The Arnold Sports Festival
- $500 toward PCS expenses
***If the finalist declines the offer to compete at PCS it will be passed on to the next finalist in line along with the $500 allowance for PCS expenses.
Midwest Elite Division
Alethea's Exotic All Divisions
- There will be one "winner" receiving a trophy in each division
- Winner from each division also receives a $100 gift certificate from Night Shade Designs
Alethea's Exotic Elite Division
In addition to the above:
- Progression to the Erotic Pole Dance Champoinships 2018 at Hedonism II in Negri Jamaica
- 5-night stay for two (land only) at Hedonism II to compete in the championships in October 2018 sponsored by Hedonism II
- $500 voucher toward airfare for competitor's flight through Castaways Travel to compete at in the championships in October 2018 at Hedonism II
***If the first place finalist declines this offer both the 5-night stay and the voucher for air fare will be passed on the next place in the division