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EX GEN UK Rules 

We will be returning for THREE shows across one day at our new home The Cresset, Rightwell E, Peterborough, PE3 8DX. The final will be held on Saturday 7th October 2023.



FRESH NEW FACE - To allow amateurs a chance to enter.
To enter this category: 

You must not have won an intermediate or above competition.  
You must not have competed in an Instructor, Semi Pro or Pro comp.
You can however be an instructor, but have never competed before. 
You can have competed in a beginner, intermediate, advanced comp but not placed 1st. 

NEW FACE - This category is for anyone who does not apply to Fresh new face.
To enter this category:

You must have never entered a professional competition before. 

PROFESSIONAL- This category is for anyone who does not apply to New Face or Fresh New Face. 
To enter this category:  
You have won a semi pro competition. 
Entered and competed in a professional  competition.





Rules for the Final:


1.1. The participant must be over 18 years old.
1.2. The participant must be fit to perform. 
1.3. The participant must fulfill the requirements of the organisers and their representatives, and follow the rules and regulations during the competition.
1.5. Judges and organisers reserve the right to disqualify a competitor who violates a rule/rules at any time during the competition.
1.6. The participant should not be under the influence of narcotic substances or alcohol.
1.7. In the dressing-rooms there may be competitors and persons admitted by the organisational group. In the dressing-room it is forbidden to smoke, drink alcohol, use narcotic substances.
1.8. The decision of the judges is final.
1.9. Duration of music is maximum 4 minutes.
1.10. The participant must go to the stage to present his /her show according to the order given by the organisers. Missing the performance time or delaying entering the stage (for any reason), resulting in a delay in the program of the event, is regarded as a refusal to perform and results in disqualification.
1.11.The participation fee is not refundable.


2.1. The participant must perform in a neat, well-fitting costume and it must match the participant in size.
2.2. Participants' clothing throughout the competition should not contain advertising.
2.3. The costume must be suitable for the dance.
2.4. The costume should reflect the character of the performer's chosen music composition.
2.5. The costume should cover all intimate places and should not open when moving.
2.6. It is forbidden to use costumes, including any costume details made of thorns and other sharp objects.
2.7. Specialist footwear is required – pole high heels. It can also be high boots or over-the-knee boots.
2.8. Gloves, wristbands on the hands and feet, and knee-guards are all permitted.


3.1. Stage hairstyle is obligatory.
3.2. Ornaments for head and hats are allowed.
3.3. Stage makeup is obligatory.


4.1. One day before the competition and during the competition, the use of moisturising lotions, creams and bronzers etc. is prohibited.
4.2. Grip is allowed, except for wax, resins & aerosols. Full list of permitted grip is available on request.
4.3. It is forbidden to use an open fire during a performance.
4.4. Scenery/props are permitted.
4.5. Racial and religious discrimination is prohibited.
4.6. The organisers are not liable for any injuries received during the festival. All participants at the time of the festival should have insurance.

The organisers promise to create an amazing fun experience. This competition will be held on 1 x 4 meter, 45mm Chrome XPOLE. This will be on a truss. 

You can choose either static or spin for the final - this is the competitor's choice.  Any questions please email us on 



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