Vision and Mission
Our vision is “to enable our coaches, judges, athletes and the wider pole sports community the best opportunity to achieve their highest potential in all aspects of Pole Sport.”
Our mission, put quite simply, is “to enable and inspire people to take part in safe and effective pole sports around the world.” We look to achieve this vision through our five key objectives as listed below.
1. Pole and Aerial Sports Focus ‐
We want to enable and inspire all coaches, judges, athletes and enthusiasts to enjoy pole sports, by providing opportunities for individuals to engage, develop and realise their potential within all aspects of the sport, regardless of their age, background, ability or disability.
2. International Success ‐
We want our sport to be recognised, internationally successful and represented at the World Games and eventually at the Olympic and Paralympic Games in all aspects of Pole Sports, with recognition for our national and International Medallists and world record holders.
3. Delivering Partnerships ‐
We want to develop strong internal and external partnerships, at all levels, in order to provide opportunities, structures and support for Pole Sports and the wider pole community.
4. Raising the Profile of Pole ‐
We want to publicise and inform the public about the full range of Pole activities, leading to increased recognition, sponsorship, funding, access and participants for our sport.
5. Athlete Support -
The development of an extensive pole sports structure and community to support athletes for careers as they transition out of competition. We want to build a sustainable long term future for Pole Sports athletes.
6. Coach Support ‐
We want a cohesive, ethical, inclusive and valued coaching system where skilled coaches support pole athletes at all stages of their development
7. Anti-Doping ‐
To maintain an Anti-Doping Programme in accordance with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Code, the gold standard in fairness, equality, and integrity across all sports and all countries.
8. Govern & Regulate ‐
To fairly and comprehensively govern and regulate Pole Sports, from an international perspective, in all countries and continents.