Preparing for a Pole Dance Competition

Competitions are hard. I’ll say that again. Competition are hard! They take a huge toll on you financially, mentally and physically. But are they worth it? Hell yes! Taking to the stage and brining your ideas to life in front of a crowd is one of the most amazing, terrifying, and liberatingly addictive experiences. [...]

By |2017-10-06T05:18:03+00:00October 6th, 2017|Blog Posts, Pole Dancing|Comments Off on Preparing for a Pole Dance Competition

From Poverty to Poles – How it all began…

I always knew I wanted to make a difference in peoples’ lives. In high school, this meant working at World Vision as a Youth Rep, a seriously cool gig that I adored. I was lucky enough to be chosen as a Youth Ambassador, a volunteer position that sent me on a study tour to [...]

By |2019-08-30T04:56:13+00:00February 27th, 2017|Blog Posts, Instructors, Pole Dancing|Comments Off on From Poverty to Poles – How it all began…

Shannyn Leonie ft Heartburn by Wafia

Shannyn Leonie Elite Instructor at The Pole Room Performing Heartburn by Wafia Pole dancing for 6.5 years Why did you start pole dancing? My friend was doing classes and asked me to go along, I was hooked after the first class Where do you want to take it? I want to take it as far [...]

By |2016-10-26T22:07:11+00:00July 4th, 2016|Blog Posts|Comments Off on Shannyn Leonie ft Heartburn by Wafia

Behind Closed Doors Of A Pole Dance Studio

In an ongoing viral debate, Instagram users are uploading pictures of themselves pole dancing and hash tagging either #YesAStripper or #NotAStripper - depending on their stance or beliefs of the sport. Whether someone is #YesAStripper or #NotAStripper chances are that they've dealt with some sort of negative backlash for training in this aerial art form. [...]

By |2016-10-26T22:07:11+00:00May 8th, 2016|Blog Posts|Comments Off on Behind Closed Doors Of A Pole Dance Studio

Sue Crute, A TPR Student Story.

Sitting opposite me in the foyer of The Pole Room is a woman as graceful and delicate as the white rose on the table in front of her although, with Sue, there is always more than meets the eye. Outside of The Pole Room Sue is a 62 year old community care attendant who loves [...]

By |2016-10-26T22:07:11+00:00April 26th, 2016|Blog Posts|Comments Off on Sue Crute, A TPR Student Story.