CLASS DESCRIPTIONS .

FROM BEGINNERS TO ADVANCED

Click a class below to read its description. If you are unsure about what class to be in, why not give us a call and we can help you work out the best level for you. 

 

Each pole dance class is carefully designed to make you a well-rounded pole dancer. We ensure you have the strength and flexibility to perform each new pole move by incorporating conditioning, strength and stretch into each class drawing on a combination of dance, gymnastics, yoga and pilates exercises. 

 

We always start barefooted with a warm-up on a yoga mat. Then depending on the class, we put on our heels (or stay barefoot) and get ready for the fun to begin!  Each class consists of a warm up, pole tricks instruction, learning your routine, and a warm down. Each term you will learn a routine that combines all the new moves you have learned, with the option of performing it at the end of term for your friends and family. 

 

At the end of term, your teacher will tell you if you are able to move up to the next level. It's expected that you will repeat some levels, especially as you get to the higher levels, because there are so many skills to learn in pole dance that often one term per level is not enough to fully master the skills you need or to build your strength and flexibility for the requirements of the next level. 

BEGINNERS

BEGINNERS Our Beginners classes are for first-timers. You will learn basic pole moves and floor work and get a taste for what’s in store! Wear comfortable active-wear (with your knees and feet bare/exposed). You can dance in bare foot or in heels.

ELEMENTRY

ELEMENTRY Expand on the pole skills gained in Beginners and learn more complex combinations and pole tricks such as Layback, Jamilla and Spinning Climb

INTERMEDIATE

INTERMEDIATE Strengthen your foundation pole moves and build your pole repertoire with new combinations and by going upside down! You’ll be feeling fitter, stronger and more flexible and begin to notice muscle tone in places you never knew you had.

HIGH INTERMEDIATE

HIGH INTERMEDIATE Don't be scared - the moves you'll learn may look gravity-defying, but you will be taught them in the safest possible manner, and only once you're ready. Learn how to invert from a climb, and how to hang from one leg - upside down! We recommend 2 classes per week at this level

PRE ADVANCED 1

PRE ADVANCED 1 Ok, so by now you're well and truly addicted to pole dancing. Don't worry - we understand. In this course, your desire to learn all the hardest tricks will be satisfied. Focusing on core strength and flexibility to help you perform the most impressive tricks to amaze your friends and family. You must be able to climb and invert confidently, and be confident with your outside and inside leg hangs.

PRE ADVANCED 2

PRE ADVANCED 2 Continue to work on your crazily impressive tricks such as Extended Butterfly, Jade Split and Twisted Grip Shoulder Mount to name a few By now it's all starting to come together, so we'll start encouraging you to really develop your style.

ADVANCED

ADVANCED To join Advanced we require you to submit a video entry. You will be learning some of the most advanced tricks in the industry. You must be able to do the splits. By this level we recommend doing 2 classes per week.

ELITE

ELITE Invitation only. Entry to this class is via video submission only. You must check to see whether you have permission to enrol in this class. For highly advanced pole professionals and/or competitive pole dancers. Pole Dancers in this class do multiple classes per week.

ADVANCED TRICKS

ADVANCED TRICKS Learn the latest advanced pole tricks! For pre 3 and above, you will be learning some pole tricks that are not in the syllabus or in your regular routines. This class is design for anyone wanting to learn all there is to know about pole and more.

FLEXY TRICKS

FLEXY TRICKS Learn the latest flexy pole tricks! You must have a basic level of flexibility and be in Pre Advanced 2 and above. You must be willing to work on difficult flexibility moves on the pole. Tricks will contain back bends splits and all of the flexy moves you dream about.

TRICKS & SPINS

TRICKS & SPINS Learn new and unusual pole tricks, spins and combos. For Pre Advanced 1 and above. In this class the teacher will demonstrate a difficult version and an easier modification of the spin. You will learn to join spins, tricks and transitions together.

DOUBLES

DOUBLES What's more fun than crazy pole tricks? Crazy pole tricks with a friend! Learn the basics of doubles pole - basing, flying, grip techniques and acrobatic moves. You'll learn some moves that will really impress your audience (or even just your Instagram followers!). You'll also learn how to create new moves with your partner. High Inter and above

POLE CHOREO & DIRTY SEXY FLOORWORK

POLE CHOREO & DIRTY SEXY FLOORWORK Learn a new routine each week. Pole Choreo combines pole tricks, floor work and pole combos into a routine. Dirty Sexy Floorwork focuses on sexy floor work, with minimal pole (there is actually some pole in DSF). Bring heels, leg warmers and knee pads (you can buy these in the studio if you need to). All levels welcome

CONDITIONING

STRETCH AND FLEX & CONTORTION Improve your strength and flexibility. We focus on active stretching and building muscle tone so that you can be as flexy as you can be. Classes can be taken as a term or casually and perfectly complement pole dance classes. You don’t need to be a pole dancer to benefit from these classes. All levels welcome

HANDSTANDS

HANDSTANDS Learn the basics of hand balancing, including crows, belly planches, side crows, head stands, forearm stands, handstands and contortion handstands. This class is excellent for building core strength and developing balance. You will notice improvements in your pole too! Some of the balances we do will be against the wall, against the pole, and eventually, free-standing. For all levels, go at your own pace.

100% BACKBENDS

100% BACKBENDS Improve your back flexibility and learn all things back bendy. All levels welcome

100% SPLITS

100% SPLITS Splits Splits Splits! Learn exercises and stretches to improve your splits. All levels welcome

Intro To Pole Choreo

INTRO TO POLE CHOREO Suitable for Beginner, Elementary, Intermediate and High Intermediate students. Learn the basics of pole choreography and floor work. This class goes back to basics. With a new routine every week, it's a lot of fun!

YOGA FOR POLE

YOGA FOR POLE Asana yoga specifically designed for pole dancers to improve: flexibility, strength, endurance, body awareness and focus on the breath. Amanda is one of our pole instructors and is also a fully qualified yoga instructor who has been practicing yoga for 30 years. In this class you will learn yoga sequences that have been designed taking into account the specific goals of the pole student. But is suitable for those who don't pole too.

AAA

AAA Abs, Ass & Arms. The perfect class to complement your pole dance classes. AAA works on strength & conditioning exercises both on and off pole. Suitable for all levels. Build strength, stamina, pole conditioning skills and a better bod!

POLE TECHNIQUE

POLE TECHNIQUE Work on your strength, conditioning and techniques to be able to make your basic pole moves polished. Focus on inverts, spin techniques, shoulder mounts, clean lines and positioning & grip strength. Perfect for Elementary to Pre Adv 1.

BEGINNERS

INTERMEDIATE

PRE ADVANCED 1

PRE ADVANCED 2

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HIGH INTERMEDIATE

ELEMENTRY 

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