Terms and Conditions
All athletes are requested to wear a tracksuit and a t-shirt for the country they are representing. This should be in conjunction with the IPSF federation/competition or alternatively coordinated by the athletes if qualification was from an open competition. This should be worn at all times for the duration of the competition apart from when the athlete is on stage to compete including finals day even if not qualified. The tracksuit will be worn when the athlete is called to stage for the qualification result announcements and for the medal ceremony. Athletes who do not have a relevant national tracksuit will not be allowed to compete. We advise that athletes representing the same country discuss tracksuits and purchase the same design.
Please be advised that bare feet are required on stage at all times. No shoes, uggs, slippers or socks.
All transport and accommodation will be at the cost of the athlete. All athletes will be required to be present on 15th July however you may rehearse on 12th July only.
All competitors will be given a WPC athletes pass. Only IPSF approved coaches can apply for a coaches pass which will give access to the training area. Coaches applications must be received by 15th June. Due to the limited space it is strictly forbidden for coaches, family and friends to be allowed back stage. The exception: the youth athletes will be granted permission for one chaperone/parent back stage. Recognised IPSF coaches who have passed the Code of Points Training.
We are offering one discounted ticket per athlete to be paid at the time of application only.
All athletes must adhere to the IPSF ethical code of conduct. It is forbidden for the athletes to talk to judges regarding all matters concerning World Pole Sports Championships. All requests for feedback must be relayed to the head judge. All athletes must maintain the highest level of professionalism throughout the competition and during all media interviews before/after.
In order to qualify for the WPC18 in line with the IPSF rules
Your name will be listed on the IPSF website. If you name is missing and you believe you have qualified, contact us to confirm before sending in your application form. Applications not meeting this criterion will be rejected with no refund of the application fee.
Please contact the IPSF immediately if you have any allergies that may effect your competition.
The cost of the application is £50 per athlete. This must be paid at the time of application. Applications will not be processed before receipt of the application fee. Unsuccessful applications will not be refunded. By signing this application form and taking part in the World Pole Sports Championships you agree to: waive all rights to video and photographic images taken at the World Pole Sports Championships.