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Community question – for teachers (or studio owners), what is your opinion about training (having your teachers train) at other pole studios in your metro area? : poledancing – Pole Dance Fitness Article

Community question – for teachers (or studio owners), what is your opinion about training (having your teachers train) at other pole studios in your metro area? : poledancing I’m throwing this out there to get feelers from both the teachers and the owners communities. Its a topic that comes up here locally, and i’d like to be prepared to expand on this discussion with thoughts from you guys. Here’s some pros and cons off the top of my head to…

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Not sure if pole is for me – Pole Dance Fitness Article

Not sure if pole is for me Hi guys! Lurking for a while, but I took the plunge yesterday and went to my first class, and I have some Questions.I’m a yoga teacher, I’ve been a long time admirer of pole arts and I think the combination of strength and coordination is amazing. My experience yesterday was painful, emotionally and physically. The class I took seemed very skill based, and even though it was a beginner class there were some…

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Is Tinder cracking down on pole dancers, or am I just unlucky? : poledancing – Pole Dance Fitness Article

Is Tinder cracking down on pole dancers, or am I just unlucky? : poledancing I haven’t used tinder in several weeks, but received regular notifications. I decided to open the app the other day and saw that my account had been banned. I contacted customer support and they said they do not offer appeals for banned accounts and I must have violated one of the terms and conditions. They would not tell me why my account was banned.I went through…

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Discouraged home poler – advice? : poledancing – Pole Dance Fitness Article

Discouraged home poler – advice? : poledancing Hey guys!I’ve been poling for just over a year. My first nine months were at a studio where I was doing about 8-9 hours / week, easy since it was right next to my house. Since then, I’ve moved, and the closest studio is 45 mins away, and my level is at 645 and I don’t get off work most nights until 6. So I’ve been to a total of 4 classes in…

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I started working at monthly popup strip club and am struggling with freestyling and have a bit of anxiety on stage : poledancing – Pole Dance Fitness Article

I started working at monthly popup strip club and am struggling with freestyling and have a bit of anxiety on stage : poledancing I have been trying to become a dancer but no club will hire me “you are very talented but we just dont feel you fit our clubs image” i know it is because i am plussize and i understand and im working on it but it sucks. When i was sort of giving up on dancing I…

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Practicing exotic dance and floor work. Any good classes online? Non-pole moves. : poledancing – Pole Dance Fitness Article

Practicing exotic dance and floor work. Any good classes online? Non-pole moves. : poledancing Hello, I haven’t been able to get my own pole yet and right now it’s not feasible living with super religiously strict people. I was hoping to get a pole eventually, one that I can take down in a few minutes.I’m going to go to pole class at a studio once a week. I still want to practice dancing and moves. I really like the dancer…

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Smoothing out aerial straddle invert : poledancing – Pole Dance Fitness Article

Smoothing out aerial straddle invert : poledancing I need some advice on how to condition to get a smoother aerial straddle invert. I can aerial shoulder mount beautifully and do many other strength-heavy moves, but for some reason my aerial straddles have always been clunky AF. It took me significantly longer than the average poler to even get a regular straddle (I had aerial shoulder mounts, Ayeshas/cup grip handspring, and arms-only climbs down looooong before I could regular straddle), which…

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I’m a (mostly) straight guy who went to his first pole dance class this week. I don’t know what this move is so I’m going to call it the inverted t-pose : poledancing – Pole Dance Fitness Article

I’m a (mostly) straight guy who went to his first pole dance class this week. I don’t know what this move is so I’m going to call it the inverted t-pose : poledancing I didn’t really have an exit plan for the move so hopefully it went wellA picNo hand layback? idk name. I copied this tooNot pictured, the horrific screeching as I slid downSo I enjoyed my first class so much that I didn’t want to wait a week…

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Instagram’s Policy on Nudity and Hashtags (and implied rules that don’t actually exist in writing) : poledancing – Pole Dance Fitness Article

Instagram’s Policy on Nudity and Hashtags (and implied rules that don’t actually exist in writing) : poledancing As you all know, Instagram banned hashtags relating to pole dancing. This is their policy and rules regarding nudity and hashtags.Here’s the part relating to nudity in the community guidelines page:Community GuidelinesPost photos and videos that are appropriate for a diverse audience.We know that there are times when people might want to share nude images that are artistic or creative in nature, but…

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