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  Australian Pole Sports Federation Championships 

THE 2021 AUSTRALIAN POLE AND AERIAL CHAMPIONSHIPS


The ASPF is proud to announce that our 2021 Championships will be held at the Early Settler Cairns Basketball Stadium, Cairns, QLD on the 26th-27th June.  See below for a list of our sponsors.    

The Championships will include the following competitions:

  • Pole Sports

  • Artistic Pole

  • Para Pole

  • Artistic Pole

  • Hoop

  • Artistic Hoop

Registrations are now open!  See below for the links to forms and payment.  Athletes are required to be an ASPF Athlete member. We strongly recommended undertaking an IPSF Code of Points or Judges Course for both athletes or coaches.  You can sign up for these courses at: http://www.polesports.org/courses/

To plan your getaway to for next year, please see below for links to Tourism Tropical North Queensland.

What the APSF Championships are part of:
Our annual competition is part of a network of more than 25 competitions with over 5,000 athletes.  Athletes  compete for the coveted title of National Champion in the following categories and disciplines:

  • Senior Women – 18-39 years

  • Senior Men 18-39 years

  • Male/Female Doubles – 18+

  • Female/Female Doubles – 18+

  • Male/Male Doubles – 18+

  • Masters 40+ Women

  • Masters 40+ Men

  • Masters 50+ Women

  • Masters 50+ Men

  • Junior Girls – 15 - 17

  • Junior Boys – 15 - 17

  • Junior Doubles Mixed

  • Novice Girls – 10 – 14

  • Novice Boys – 10 – 14

  • Novice Doubles Mixed

  • Pre- Novice

  • Parapole

  • Artistic Pole

  • Ultra-Pole

 

Top elite athletes will be selected from the APSF Championships to represent Australia at the IPSF World Pole Championships annually; more than 40 countries are represented. IPSF judging rules, regulations and scoring have been carefully created by the IPSF technical committee, in conjunction with the pole community, to promote a fair and transparent judging.

As well as the Elite category for athletes aiming to qualify for the WPSC, we will include the Amateur and Professional divisions, providing the platform for these athletes to compete using the IPSF Code of Points.

2019
The inaugural APSF Championships was held in Cairns at the Cairns Basketball Early Settler Stadium at 289 Aumuller St on 6-7 July, 2019.  Twenty three athletes battled it out in front of over 300 spectators.  See below for the list of results.

 World Pole Sports Championships

 

The IPSF competition season runs from January to October.  The 2021 WPSC will be held virtually this year, with details yet to be confirmed. The Pole Sports Code of Points was released in September 2018 and is valid for the 2019, 2020 and 2021 competition seasons.  

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 Registrations 2021

 

Registrations are now open and close on the 30th May, 2021. To compete, you must also be an APSF Athlete or Life Member, which involves a separate form and fee; see below.  For more information about the available memberships, please head over to our Membership page.

The 2021 Championship fees are below.

Singles - Athlete

$60

All competing athletes must:

 

Become Athlete Members 

Complete the registration form 

Pay registration fee

Doubles - Athlete Pair

$70

All competing athletes must:

 

Become Athlete Members 

Complete the registration form 

Pay registration fee

Membership

$20-$149

All competing athletes (including both doubles partners) must become Athlete Members!

All competing athletes must fill in the membership form and choose from the 2 membership options:

 Destination Cairns

 

For help with Cairns Accommodation and activities, please  visit:

 https://www.tropicalnorthqueensland.org.au/ 

 

2021 Championship Sponsors

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 2019 APSF Championships: Results

POLE SPORTS
Elite Open Masters 40+ Women:
🥇 Ryoko Ibaraki

 

Elite Masters 40+ Women:
🥇 Amy Davidson

 

Elite Mastes 50+ Women:
🥇 Christie Kurrle
🥈 Adrienne Smillie
🥉 Rita Valvasori

 

Amateur Senior Women:
🥇 Jessica Hodges
🥈 Mischala Harrison
🥉 Mika Kuramochi
🎖 Briony Mole

 

Elite Open Senior Women:
🥇 Daniela Perello

 

Elite Senior Women:
🥇 Catherine Guirguis
🥈 Andi Tasman

 

Amateur Senior Doubles Female/Female:
🥇 Jessica Morris & Jennifer Donaldson

 

Elite Senior Doubles Male/Female:
🥇 David Wilson & Tasmin Rymer

 

Elite Senior Doubles Female/Female:
🥇 Amy Davidson & Jude Perrett

 

ARTISTIC POLE
Amateur Senior Women:
🥇 Karzira Randall

 

Semi-Professional Senior Women:
🥇 Courtney Venn

 

Professional Senior Women:
🥇 Catherine Guirguis
🥈 Andi Tasman

 

Semi-Professional Doubles:
🥇 Marian Foster & Lyn Foster
🥈 Olivia De Rosa & Sophia Roche

 

Six athletes qualified to represent Australia at the World Pole Sports Championships on 4-6 October in Montreal, Canada: Christie Kurrle, Amy Davidson, Catherine Guirguis, Tasmin Rymer, David Wilson and Jude Perrett.