Regional Winners Crowned in Miss Pole Champ USA Competition

TUCSON, Ariz. — Three more regional winners were crowned in the Miss Pole Champ USA Competition.

Marie, a finalist from last year’s competition, won the Southwest Regional held at Ten’s Showclub in Tucson.
Antonio took the West Regional at Babes Cabaret in Las Vegas and Mai took home the Northwest Regional crown at Club SinRock in Renton, Wa.

The East Regional contest was held Feb. 17 at Christine’s Cabaret in Philadelphia, Pa., and the Trophy Club in Florence, S.C. is the site of the Southeast Regional to be held on Thursday, Feb. 23.

"Last week was such a whirlwind of pole dancing with returning winner Fawn Marie, newcomer Jedda Antonio, and last year's Northwest runner up Lily Mai returning to capture the crown," event coordinator Nakita Kash said.

"We have seen some amazing talent including Cirque Du Soleil performers and some surprise 'diamonds in the rough' that were completely unexpected."

The National Finals will be held at the Pink Pony in Tampa, Fla., on Saturday, March 10. The Trophy Club is located at 1617 W. Lucas St., Florence, S.C. 29501.

For more information on the 2012 Miss Pole Champ USA competition, click here.