Atlantic Pole Championships
2016 Atlantic Pole Championships, on April 2-3 at the Hyatt Dulles hotel in Herndon, VA (right next to the Dulles International Airport). Early registration deadline is January 17, regular registration deadline is February 2.
1. Please register for the event using the widget below. Once you begin the checkout process, there will be a place to select your events, level, and age group. The categories of this show are: Championship (1-4, Pro), Dramatic (1-4), Entertainment (1-4), and Showcase.
2. Download the competitor packet from here or from the confirmation email so that you make sure you have all the info you need to prepare.
As a competitor, you are welcome to enter and exit the venue as many times as you like throughout the section in which you are performing. You are encouraged to stay and watch the other events and cheer on your fellow polers! Fees cover your performance, entry to the show during the day and section in which you are performing, gift bags, light snacks and water.
Atlantic Pole Deadlines
January 17, 2016 11:59pm PST: early entry deadline for discounted entry fees. All entries are on a first come, first served basis.
February 2, 2016 11:59pm PST: regular entry deadline. All entries are on a first come, first served basis.
March 11, 2016 11:59 pm EST: room block cutoff for the Hyatt Dulles discounted sleeping room rates of $90/night and 10% off of all food and beverages at the hotel for our group (excludes alcohol). Click here for link.
March 24 , 2016 11:59pm PST: music must be received by organizers via email at email@example.com. Those dancers with late music submissions are subject to fines.
April 4, 2016 11:59pm PST:If you plan to use a prop, you must email the organizers at firstname.lastname@example.org for prop approval. Please send a photo and description of your prop, and note that both must be submitted by the deadline in order to be counted as on time. Props submitted after the deadline are subject to fines as described in the rules.
April 2-3, 2016: Competition days! On the day of the event, please remember to arrive at least 2 hours before your event begins to check in with registration (no earlier than 6:15am). You should be backstage at least 30 minutes before the scheduled start of your event to check in with the stage monitor.