It's Gonna Be a While Before Pole Dancing Is in the Olympics

The folks of the International Pole Sports Federation would love for pole dancing to be in the 2016 Olympics. Recently, the IPSF held an "Olympic Exhibition Event," and, according to their website, "pole sports athletes across the world are ready to get their sport recognized by the greatest sporting event in the world,… » 7/30/12 6:40pm 7/30/12 6:40pm

The Wild World Of Competitive Pole Fitness

Last fall, I discovered Pole Spin magazine quite accidentally when someone left it behind in a bar where I was having a cocktail. Since I posted about the publication a couple of times, Tinu, the single-named lady behind the American Pole Fitness Association and Pole Spin magazine, invited me to the American Pole… » 10/18/11 6:00pm 10/18/11 6:00pm

Yet Another Pole Dancing Magazine Hits The Stands

In November of last year, the premiere issue of Pole Spin magazine arrived, and, as far as we could tell, it was the only magazine dedicated to The International Pole Dance Fitness & Lifestyle. But now! Meet Vertical, a new bimonthly publication about the "sport and performance of pole." » 5/09/11 5:45pm 5/09/11 5:45pm