Voting for the Studio Choice Awards Presented by PoleActive has now opened!

SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW CLOSED.  We will not be taking anymore submissions.

Please read the important information below!

We received an unbelievable amount of entries. For some studios we received numerous nominations and therefore had to delete duplicates.

Please look over the entire submissions to find your studio.

If you hover over the image, the studio name will pop up.


If you submitted a studio and can’t find the image you submitted, chances are that someone else nominated the same studio and we removed the duplicate nominations. So please check to see if your studio is there. If for some reason it isn’t, please send us an email with; the studio name, picture and Instagram handle to

Voting Process

You can vote for your studio once per day from February 16th to February 26th, 2017.

Make sure you share the voting card for your studio each day to remind your fans to vote.

Voting will end at midnight on February 26th, 2017.

We will begin to release the top 30 counting down all the way to number 1 on March 31st.

If you have any questions at all, please email us at

You can use this badge for any promotional images that you plan on using and/or making.  (When right clicking to save, be sure to save as a PNG)







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Shayne Evans
Shayne is originally from Sydney, Australia and resides in Los Angeles, USA. Shayne has a Diploma of Property, a Bachelor of Business (Event Management) and a Bachelor of Communications (Public Relations). She joined UPA team in 2014 is is currently the Head of Marketing & PR. Shayne is the owner of Vertical Life PR which is the only publicity company in the world for pole dancers and aerial arts. She represents many pole and aerial dancers from around the world through her media company. She began pole dancing in 2007 and has been heavily involved in the industry since. She travels the world reporting on pole events judging and live streaming.