The Miss & Mister Pole Dance Globe Team has invited national and international judges. The most of them come from all over the world and help us to find the best athletes on our pole sport championships. You can find all details about each judge on the page and you will see we took the best of the best. Only a judge with a long experience can make the grade. If you think you could help us as a judge please send us your pole dance vita to
Miss & Mister Pole Dance Globe judge team
Alexander Zakirov (Alex No) - Mexican
President European Pole Sport Workout Union
National and International Pole Sport Instructor
National and International Pole Sport Judge
Driving force to get pole sport into the IOC
IOC - International Olympic Committee
President - European Pole Sport Workout Union
Driving force - World Assotiation Air Power Athletics
EPSWU and WAAPA
Running the European Pole Sport Championship since 2011
2011 in Moscow
2012 in Rom
2013 in Prague
2014 in Prague
2015 in Prague
2016 in Prague
Running the World Pole Sport Championship since 2014
2014 in Prague
2016 in Pargue
Maria Rucheva – Russia
Main judge of the Russian Pole Sport and Workout Federation
- the judge of European Pole Sort Workout Union
- national and International pole sport judge
- pole sport instructor
- organizer of national and international championships since 2009
- leader and the owner of pole sport academies in the north of Russia, named " MARI and me"
- Pole sport , stretching, dancing and fitness trainer since 2009
- trainer of members of the Russian pole sport team(World, European and Russian championship since 2011)
- more than 20 national Russian Championships
- European Pole sport Championship 2012 Rome, Italy
- European Pole Sport Championship 2013, Prague, Czech Republic
- European Pole Sport Championship 2014, Prague, Czech Republic
- World Pole Sport championship 2014, Prague, Czech Republic
Natalia Maria Wojciechowska – Poland
International and national Pole Sport judge
Born on 29th of January 1983 in Warsaw/Poland. A graduate of John Neumeier Hamburg Ballet School. While still just a student, she danced the leading role in “The Nutcracker” by John Neumeier at the prestigious Nijinsky Gala in Hamburg in 2001. She attended the State Ballet School in Warsaw up to 1999. As a student in Poland she was twice a prize-winner of the National Dance Competition in Gdańsk, coming third in the junior category in 1997, and first in the senior category in 1999. As a finalist she received a scholarship at the Prix de Lausanne International Dance Competition in January 1999, which enabled her to go to the prestigious Hamburg Ballet School.
She has twice received a Hapag Lloyd a scholarship for extremely talented youth as well as other scholarships, including one from National Found for Children. She has worked with many great choreographers, including: John Neumeier,Kevin Haigen, Aleksiej Ratmansky, Emil Wesołowski and Krzysztof Pastor. After graduating form the Hamburg Ballet School she joined Neumeier’s Ballet Company, and in her very first season danced many ensemble parts and small solos in “Giselle”, :Illusions – Like Swan Lake”. “Nijinsky” and many other productions, she was also given a part of Olimpia in “Lady of Camellias”. In 2003-2006 she mainly worked with the ROMA Musical Theater and Warsaw Operetta Theater as a soloist. She joined the National Opera Ballet Company in the season 2006/2007 – 2010/11, to work on one of the greatest parts in the classical repertoire – Odette/Odile in “Swan Lake”. Her debut in this part took place in March 2007. In june 2007 she debuted as Tatiana in John Cranko’s “Onegin”. As of September 2007 she is a soloist of the Polish National Ballet. Since then she danced many interesting and challenging parts : Anna in “Anna Karenina” by A.Ratmansky, Eurydyka in “Kurt Weill” by K.Pastor, soloist in “Concerto Barocco” by G.Balanchine, Winter Fairy in “Cinderella” by F.Ashton and many more.
In 2003-2005 she mostly worked as dance soloist at Musical Theater Roma creating one of most fampus musical dancing parts – white cat Victoria in „Cats”
In 2005 her first book was published „ Making off Dance of the Vampites of Roman Polański”
In season 2006/7 she was a dance soloists at Operetta Mazovia were she created many dancing parts
In 2009 she created Pole Dance Project – first dance agency with main profile pole dance – later on Pole Dance Project became dance studio and agency ( from 2013 Pole Dance Project has new owners)
In 2011 she became first vice champion in pole dancing in Poland
In 2011 she created Pole Dance Cup – Interantional Pole Dance Competition which she artisticly organized in 2011 and 2013 ( now she is no longer involved)
In 2012 as hobby she founded pole Sport Association Poland and organized first Pole Dance Championships in Poland
In 2013 she became teacher at Dance Academy Etoile teaching her author programmes
In 2014 she founded Neoclassica Foundation which supports neoclassical dance art Same year she founded Ballet Center Neoclassica and Warsaw Ballet which she is dancer, director and choreografer of
Apart from all that she is well know international stretching instructor recognized as NATALIA STRETCHES creator of Extensio stretching method and workout – – and writer of stretching blog
She is also dance and sports judge judging national and international dance and sports competitions and championships
2011 – Italian Pole Dance Championships
2012 – Italian Pole Dance Championships
2012 – Polish Pole Dance Championships
2012 – French Pole Dance Championships
2013 – Polish Pole Dance Championships
2014 – European Pole Show Art Championsips – Croatia
2014 – Polish Pole Sport Championships
2014 – Polish Pole Show Art Champiosnhips
Sandrine Taravel – France
International and national Pole Sport judge
Finalist French Compétition 2011 et 2012
French Champion POLE SPORTS Élite Master +40 and 3rd in Élite Double 2015 Best Technique 2015 European Pole Show Art CROATIE EPSAC and 2nd in double
7th World Pole Sports Championships Master + 40 et 14th in double
2nd POLE THEATRE PARIS 2016 Catégorie COMEDY
Finalist POLE ART Italy Elite
Since January 2016 Judge IPSF Judge POLE ART SWISS 2016
Elena Artamonova – Russia
International and national Pole Sport judge
— Champion of Russia, 2010, 3-times World Pole Dance Championships finalist ( 2011,2012 and 2014)
— Multiple winner and prizewinner of Russian and International competitions since 2007
— Winner of the gold statuette "For contribution to the development of Pole Dance in Russia and abroad"
— Participant and presenter of International Pole Dance and Fitness Conventions
— International level Certified Instructor in Aerial Hoop and ole Fitness
— Certified judge of International level (referee experience: numerous competitions within the country and abroad, including the World Pole Championship"WPSFC, 2015"
—POLE PASSION ltd. Representative in Russia in the field of international Instructor education and certification of Instructors of Aerial Arts
Russian Pole Cup, 2011, Russia
Miss Pole Dance Kazakhstan, 2012, Kazakhstan
International Pole Acrobatics Champioship, 2013, Kazakhstan
Miss Pole Dance Elite Competition, 2013, Russia
Bulgarian Aerial Arts Cup, 2014, Bulgaria
Paranoia Pole Championship,2014, Russia
Pole House Championship, 2015, Israel
I International Aerial Arts Cup, 2015, Russia
Pole Star Championship, 2015, Russia
World Pole Sport and Fitness Championship, 2015, China
Pole Fight Competition, 2016, Russia
Regalia and achievements:
- Miss Pole Dance Vladivostok, 2007 - WINNER!
- Miss Pole Danve Far East, 2008 - WINNER!
- Miss Pole Dance Russia, 2009 - Runner up (2nd)
- Miss Pole Dance Russia, 2010 - WINNER!
- Russian Pole Dance and Fitness Competition, 2012 - Runner up (2nd)
- "World Pole Sport Championship, 2011"- finalist
- Art of Pole Dance, Slovenia, 2012 , Runner up (2nd)
- "World Pole Cup", 2012, 2014 - finalist
- Medoff International Pole Dance Competition, 2013 - WINNER!
Storyon : shooting of the series of pole dance in “ Kim, won-hee’s chatting ”
SBS : Shooting of the series of “ Australian pole dance champion” in “ Start King “
SBS : Shooting of pole dance in “ Morning Wide”
MBC : Shooting of the series of diet in “ Live This Morning”
SBS : Shooting of “ There we go !”
KBS : Sponsorship of “ Gag Concert “
Shooting a movie, “She lacks 10%”
M-net : Shooting of “ USA Korean wave Diet Pole Dance “
A diversity of radio activities
A supporting actress and choreography directing of “ The actor is distressed “, a romantic comedy and released in 2014.
Directing of entertainers’ choreography
Idol girl group : Sister and After School / Actress : Kim, hyo-jin, Cha Yeryeon / Female Comedian : Seo, Seonggeum, Ha, Dami, HyeLeong, Um jiae, An Somi/ New singer: Ha, dami/
Announcer : Jang Yewon, etc
Pole Art director of “ Karma”, showed in Gwangyang World Circus Festival in 2012.
Choreographer on an orientation event in Gyongdong Inc.
Choreographer on an orientation event in GS Home Shopping .
The director-choreographer of performance at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology( KAIST )
Director-Choreographer of Samsung Group’s event of invitation/ The events of Sports Seoul, Shilla Hotel, and professors
Choreographer of group performance in Etude House.
Director-Choreographer of various performances in financial companies
and lots of more activities!
Hyun Joo Kang - South Korea
Korean Pole Dance Association
President of Korean Pole Sports Federation
President of Korean Pole Sports Association
Head of Jk Aerial Art company
Choreographer and art director of aerial art
2015 Miss & Mister Pole Dance Globe (in Germany)
2014 Korean Pole sports championship (in Korea)
2014 International Miss Pole Korea ( In Korea)
2014 Pole Stars Championship ( in Malaysia )
2014 Pole dance and Fitness Competition ( In Russia)
2014 Pole world cup /Arnold classic ( in brazil )
2014 SG International Pole Championship ( In Singapore)
2013 Asia Pacific Pole dance Championship ( In Russia )
2013 WPDC China pole championship ( In China)
2013 International Miss Pole Korea ( In Korea)
2012 Asia Pacific Pole Dance Championship
2012 Miss Pole International Pole Championship (in Hongkong)
2012 WPDC China pole Championship ( In China)
2012 Miss Pole Korea ( In Korea)
2011 WPDC China pole Championship ( In China)
2010 Asia Pacific Pole Championship ( In Russia )
Newspaper and magazine
newspaper : Chosun Iibo, Sports News, Newsen, The Daily Sports, Nanum news, Esports news, Yonhapnews, and etc.
Magazine : Voguegirl, Ceci, Cosmopolitan, Elle, and etc.
SBS : “In-ki-ga-yo”
KBS : Yoon Do-hyun’s “ love letter”, Music bank
MBC : “ Music Center ”
M.net : “ Super Concert ”
JTBC : shooting of “ Wonderful Korea ”
KBS : shooting of “ VJs on the Scene ”
Chosun TV : “ Image Photographing ”
Ystar : shooting of the series of “ Getting in shape of stars through pole dance “
SK Broadband : shooting of the series of pole dance and aerial silk in “ Seoul N”
A opening guest of Shinhwa “Lee, Min-woo” in Japan concert and a guest performer in melon hall in Seoul.
KBS : shooting of “ Nam, Hee-seok ‘s 52 pole acrobatic ”
KBS : Shooting of the diet series of “ VJs on the Scene ”
SBS : shooting of the series of “ national pole champions “ in “ Star King”
Channel A : Shooting of “ Live Open studio ”
JTBC : shooting of “ The eye of small business ”
SBS : shooting of “ Living Economy ”
KBS : shooting of “Good Morning Korea”
Viveka Ma – China
Organizer of the Air Stars Asian Aerial Dance Art Competition
Viveka ma is the Organizer of AADA ,the founder of AIR STARS Asian Aerial Dance Art Competition, X-PERT senior trainer ,8th and 9th Chinese Pole Dancing Championship’s jugde,She has been in aerial dancing industry for seven years, represented China to compete in Asia and the numerous world-class events for many times, won many awards for her country. She also has been invited to CCTV and many satellite TV to recording shows which promotes aerial dance performances and aerial fitness.
Asia Aerial Dance Association, AADA for short, is a non-profit social organization in Asian Aerial Industry. Its main task is to promote the concept of aerial art dance and fitness,organizing Asian aerial dance competitions, issuing certificates to judgers and instructors of aerial dance categories, adhering to promoting aerial art dance and fitness knowledge, to better serve people in the industry. 2016AIRSTARS First Asian Aerial Dance Art Competition organized by AADA,2016AIRSTARS is the largest and the highest level of aerial dance international event in China so far.
Anna Isaeva – Ukraine
President of the Ukraine Pole Sport and Aerial Acrobatics Federation
Anna Isaeva, president of the Ukraine pole sport and aerial acrobatics Federation . Teacher of dance and acrobatics on the pole since 2001. The founder of the semi-finals European Championship in Ukraine "SPRING". The head of the national team of Ukraine on air power athletics. The representative of the European pole sport Union and the World Association Air Power Athletics WAAPA in Ukraine.She is an international judge of WAAPA.