PCS USA

MARCH 2-5, 2023
Columbus, Ohio
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POLE AT THE ARNOLD

THE 7TH ANNUAL PCS POLE OPEN AT THE ARNOLD WILL TAKE PLACE MARCH 2-5, 2023 IN COLUMBUS, OHIO, USA AT THE COLUMBUS CONVENTION CENTER IN SHORT NORTH BALLROOM A.

THE PCS POLE OPEN IS OPEN TO WOMEN, MEN, JUNIORS, MASTERS, AND DOUBLES OF ALL RESIDENCIES. COMPETITOR REGISTRATION FEE GUARANTEES A SPOT ON STAGE. ACCESS TO THE COMPETITION IS INCLUDED FOR ANYONE WITH AN ARNOLD EXPO TICKET SO FRIENDS AND FAMILY ARE WELCOME TO COME WATCH AND CHEER!

THE 8TH ANNUAL PCS CHAMPIONSHIP PRO POLE FITNESS FINALS WILL TAKE PLACE SATURDAY MARCH 4, 2023.

#POLEATTHEARNOLD

POLE FITNESS SCHEDULE

Thursday 3/2 5-7P All Athlete Welcome + Meet and Greet
Friday 3/3 8A-8P PCS Pole Open Women's Amateur Levels 1, 2, 3
Saturday 3/4 9A-6P PCS Pole Open Women's Amateur Level 4, Semi-Pro, Pro
Saturday 3/4 9:00P PCS Championship Pro Pole Fitness Finals
Sunday 3/5 8A-3:30P PCS Pole Open Men's Amateur, Men's Pro, Master's, Grand Master's, Junior's, Double's, Double's Pro

PCS POLE OPEN DIVISIONS

We will offer 12 divisions in 2023:

★ Women’s Amateur Level 1
★ Women’s Amateur Level 2
★ Women’s Amateur Level 3
★ Women’s Amateur Level 4
★ Women’s Semi-Pro
★ Women’s Pro
Master's
Grand Master's
★ Men's Amateur
★ Men's Pro*
★ Double's
★ Junior's

*Men's will now be divided into amateur and pro levels!

Please read the 2023 PCS Pole Open Divisions to determine where you best fit.
OPEN DIVISIONS

PCS POLE OPEN REGISTRATION

The PCS Pole Open is open to competitors of all residencies and countries.
*For Brazil, Costa Rica, Honduras, Mexico and Chile, please consult with your local competition organizers prior to applying.

Fee per competitor:

Early Bird: $99 before 12/31/22
Regular: $149 between 12/31/22 - 02/15/23

Registration fee includes:

​☆ (1) Entry into the PCS Pole Open
​☆ (1) Arnold Expo Athlete Pass
☆ (1) Professional performance video
☆ (10+) Professional photos
☆ (1) Ticket to the PCS Championship
☆ (1) Sponsor Gift Bag
☆ (1) Entry to compete in the Aerial and Pole Sports World Championship | October 2023 | Santa Catarina, Brazil (US competitors)
*registration valued at $400+

Refund policy: No refunds unless the event is canceled, in which case refunds will be issued within 60 days.

Registration Deadline: February 15, 2023

PRIZES
Prizes for the top 3 winners of each PCS Pole Open Division are:

1st Place - medal + $500 X-POLE gift certificate
2nd Place - medal + $250 X-POLE gift certificate
3rd Place - medal + $150 X-POLE gift certificate
REGISTER TO COMPETE

RULES, REGULATIONS, JUDGING

Read the Rules, Regulations and Judging Criteria.
RULES + JUDGING

STAGE/POLE SPECS + REQUIREMENTS

Read the Stage/Pole Specs and Submission Requirements.
SPECS + REQS

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Please submit all of your requirements by February 15, 2023
SUBMIT REQUIREMENTS

VISITOR INFO

TRAVEL

HOTEL
***The pole fitness block is the Hyatt Regency Columbus under name Pole Championship Series. Note there is a 3-night minimum stay.
Deadline was 1/13/23. Here are more hotel options.

SPECTATOR TICKETS FOR PCS POLE OPEN

Spectators who want to watch the PCS Pole Open will need to purchase DAILY EXPO ADMISSION for Friday, Saturday or Sunday or a 3-DAY EXPO PASS which is available for all three days.

For single day tickets, select one of the following under 'Daily Expo Tickets:'
FRIDAY EXPO ADMISSION
SATURDAY EXPO ADMISSION
SUNDAY EXPO ADMISSION

For a 3-day weekend pass, select 'Ultimate/ 3-Day Expo Passes'
3-DAY EXPO PASS

DAILY EXPO PASS INFORMATION HERE

*Open athletes, note that you will receive (1) complimentary 3-Day Arnold Expo Pass and athlete wristband. This will get you into the Arnold Expo and PCS Pole Open March 3, 4 and 5. Therefore you do not need to purchase the above passes, which are solely for spectators.
BUY EXPO TICKETS

VOLUNTEER

Deadline for volunteer sign ups was January 15, 2023. If you missed the deadline, but would still like to volunteer, please email Lindsey@polechampionshipseries.com to check shift availability. Thank you!
SIGN UP TO VOLUNTEER

PCS CHAMPIONSHIP PRO POLE FITNESS FINALS

Watch the world's top pole talent compete in the 8th Annual PCS Championship Pro Pole Fitness Finals! Some of the world's best professional pole athletes compete for 2023 PCS Champion. $10,000 cash prizes will be awarded to top 3 winners.

8th Annual PCS Championship Pro Pole Fitness Finals
Saturday 3/4 at 9:00pm (doors at 8:30pm)
Columbus Convention Center, Short North Ballroom A
Columbus, Ohio USA

CASH PRIZES
Prizes for the top 3 winners of The PCS Championship Pro Finals are:

1st Place - trophy + medal + $5000
2nd Place - medal + $3500
2nd Place - medal + $1500

*Top 3 winners reimbursed full travel costs.

PCS CHAMPIONSHIP TICKETS

A PCS Championship Ticket will get you entry in the PCS Championship Pro Pole Fitness Finals on Saturday March 4 at 9:00pm (doors open at 8:30).

Tickets are listed at the below link under the sixth red bar called 'Amateur, Meet & Greet, Party, Showcase, Pole Fitness'. Navigate to:

PCS Championship Pro Pole Fitness Finals
Saturday, March 4, 2023 at 9:00pm
Columbus Convention Center
Short North Ballroom

$25 General Admission
BUY PCS CHAMPIONSHIP TICKETS
Rules, Regulations, Judging Criteria
RULES + JUDGING
Pole/Stage Specs, Submission Requirements
SPECS + REQS