International Pole Sports Federation

Governing Body

Welcome to the International Pole Sports Federation (IPSF). Home to the World Pole Sports Championships (WPSC). The IPSF is a not for profit organisation dedicated to positively promoting pole as an athletic sport. Voluntarily run by members of the Pole Sports Industry from across the globe and created to foster the development of Pole Sports throughout the World, the IPSF supports individuals and national federations to unify the Pole Sports Industry. Through setting in place a format that will be accepted by international sport governing bodies, the IPSF’s goal is for the Olympic committee to recognise Pole Sports as an official sport and to one day be part of the Olympic Games.



World Pole Sports

The World Pole Sports Championships was created by the International Pole Sports Federation. Held every July in London, the weekend’s events see’s over 100 competitors from 30 different countries compete against each other in the following categories: Men's, Women's, Doubles, Masters (40+ and 50+) and Youth (10-14 and 15-17). IPSF judging rules, regulations and scoring have been careful created through the IPSF Technical committee and promote fair and transparent judging.



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Getting involved

If you support what we do, share the same ethos, have a passion for Pole Sports and are willing to help, then why not join us. Your regular support allows us to achieve more every year.

If you have a few hours a week to spare, can help out at one of our competitions, would like to judge or become a committee member, then all you need to do is contact us, we'll be delighted to have you on board!

Newsletter now online


World Record Attempt
Congratulations to everyone that took part in the Pole 4 Life World Record Attempt. We are collating the information over the next month and it will be anounced at the WPSC14 if we have been sucessful or not World Record

World Pole Sports Championships
Tickets go on sale for the WPSC14 as well as applications open for qualified athletes on 1st March. The championships will be held on 19th and 20th July York Hall, Bethnal Green, London. Tickets

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