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    2009 USPDF Pole Dance Competition Highlights (SAFE for work)



    Some amazing athleticism for a non professional sport. Who wants to see this in the Olympics?

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    Pretty amazing stuff. Must have taken years of practice to get to that level.

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    wow, that takes a lot of skill and strength, amazing, thanks for sharing. Now this would be an amazing sport in the Olympics. Thanks for sharing.

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    Weird, that embedded video now shows for me as a "Britain's Got Talent" video. Anyone else not seeing the pole dancing?

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    Wow. That Sara Cretul chick was busting out moves that looked like breakdancing, but on a pole...badass. The girl that won it though....holy crap...bending your body, backward, starting from an upside down mid air suspension...That's as good as, and looks harder than any gymnastics routine I've ever seen.

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    pretty damn amazing

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    Wow!!!! If this goes to the olympics, i also vote to have one olympic competition per year, instead of four!

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    That's very nice!

    And I'll raise you guys one too
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1PUppAaLCCs
    This is a performance by the Miss Pole Dance Australia winner (2006 and 2008). She is, in my opinion, one of the best out there. Simply by how elegant and easy she makes it look

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    2009 USPDF Pole Dance Competition Highlights




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    Great gesture study material.

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    holy crap! and i thought circus artists were crazy

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