Instructor Members

 

The following links list all Registered and Approved pole dance instructors who are currently members with us.

 

All instructors have commited to abide by the PDC code of conduct for pole dance instructors.

 

If you would like to leave feedback on any instructor, please mail us in confidence.

 

PDC Registered 1 Star Instructors

PDC Registered 1 Star Instructors.

 

A PDC Registered (1 star) Pole Dancing Instructor must have a minimum of 6 months pole dancing experience and must comply with our code of conduct for Approved Pole Dancing Instructor. All PDC Registered (1 star) Pole Dancing Instructor supply us with a copy of their insurance and their first aid certificate as well as submitting their pole dancing CV.

All PDC Registered (1 star) Pole Dancing Instructors have passed both a PDC Approved Course and an AAP grading at Level 3 or above.

 

 
Aleksandra Furmanowska Cambridge Pole Fitness
Karyn Vickery  
Rose Anderson Bate
 
PDC Registered 2 Star Instructors

PDC Registered 2 Star Instructors.

 

A PDC Registered (2 star) Pole Dancing Instructor must have a minimum of 2 years pole dancing experience and must comply with our code of conduct for Approved Pole Dancing Instructor. All PDC Registered (2 star) Pole Dancing Instructors supply us with a copy of their insurance and their first aid certificate as well as submitting their pole dancing CV.

All PDC Registered (2 star) Pole Dancing Instructors have passed both a PDC Approved Course and an AAP grading at Level 4 or above.

UK 2 star Pole Dancing Instructors 

 
Alex Gumn Spin City Newbury
Amie McLaughlin  
Gwen Burns The Watermelon Studio
Katy Clement Spin City Newbury
Krissy Pretty Spin City Exeter
Leah Hewlett Emily's Pole Fitness
Lisa Lee  
Peta Willis IWRBPD
Stefani Robinson Spin City Pole Fitness
   
PDC Approved 3 Star Instructors

 

PDC Approved (3 Star) Pole Dancing Instructors

 

All PDC Approved (3 star) Instructors have; provided the PDC with copies of their insurance and first aid certificates, confirmed that they are using safe poles, agreed to teach no more than three students to a pole and have promised to keep their charges reasonable. 

 

A PDC Approved (3 star) Instructor represents the highest level of professionalism and teaching quality within the pole fitness industry.

 

 

UK 3 Star Pole Dancing Instructors 

 
Adrienne McGurn Dance Inspires
Alex Copley Stages Performers Academy
Alexx Hodson Lou Safire
Alice Pollock Pole Jam
Amanda Barnard Pole Love
Amanda Lewis Bliss Dance
Amanda Woodford Elop Fitness
Amber Fraser-Lilley Twirl n Tone Pole Dance
Amber Mortlock Cambridge Pole Fitness
Amirah Omran Trowbridge School of Pole Dance
Amy House Pole Krazee
Amy Peachey Cambridge Pole Fitness
Aneta Matuszewska  
Andrea Tozer  
Andrew Knox Polearties
Andrew Wright Princess K
Angela Hawkes Paradise Fitness
Angela O'Shea Pole Persona
Anne Goswell Goeswell
Ann Preece Pole Fitness
Barbara Moreira Pink Pole Kitty Fitness
Becci Jones  
Bexiita Ackland Revved Up Pole
Bo Dickens  
Bridie Gallagher Benefit Pole Fitness
Caroline Hardinges Polepatations
Caroline Pring Pole Jam
Cath Ballantyne Spin City Pole Fitness
Catherine Payne Spin City Pole Fitness
Cat Spence Pole Pursuits
Caulette Campbell Pole and Seduction Academy
Ceri Jones  
Chantell Boggins Julie's Dance
Charlett Elcock  
Charlie Higgs Pole Essence
Charlotte Acreman Pole Essence
Charlotte Dovey Pole Palace 
Charlotte Lomax Dance Finesse
Charlotte Symington PoleJam
Cherry Slane Cherry Dance - Academy of Burlesque and Pole Fitness
Cheryl Cliffe Alternative Fitness
Chloe Franklin Pro-Pole Fitness
Chrissie O'farrell  
Cindy Lambert Cindy's Pole Fitness
Claire Andrews  
Claire Blair i-pole
Claire Henderson Pole Sessions
Claire Murphy Halo Vertical Fitness
Claire Stuart-Paulin PB Dance and Fitness
Claire Turner Dundee Pole Fitness
Clare Bennett Pole 4 Fitness
Dawn Roberts Circadian Fitness
Donna Carter Pole Fitness and Dance
Elaine Robertson Soul Pole
Elinor Rodger Tempest Dance Studio
Elise Long  
Elly Clibbens Pink Kitten Dance School
Emily Gray  
Emma Colsey-Nicholls ECN Bodyworks
Emma Park-Watt Empower Pole Fitness
Emma Whitelaw Twirl n Tone Pole Dance
Eve Anderson Butterfly Fitness Studio
Eve Butler Pole Palais
Gabriella Tanburini Scarlet Fever Pole Fitness
Gemma Heywood Funky Monkey Studio
Gemma Newman GemsTone Fitness Ltd
Gemma Smith GS Pole Fitness
Georgette Woolgar Princess K
Gillian Hutton Tempest Dance Studio
Gillian Jennings Vertikal Pole
Gina Giddings  
Gina Mellor Pole Krazee
Hannah Cappocci Twisted Pole
Hannah Nicholls Pink Kitten Dance School
Hannah Styles Pole Jam
Hannah Wakefield  
Helena Hatumale  
Holly Munson FireFly Poles
Isabelle Bambridge Northern Pole Dance
Jaime Rangely  
James Squires Cambridge Pole Fitness
Jane Cole Pole Perfect Fitness
Jane Cowell Tempest Dance Studio
Jane Salida Pole Saints
Janine Blake School of Vertical Fitness
Janine Lehmann Blush Dance
Jayde Usher Pole Position Glasgow
Jay Jethwa Spin Dance
Jennie Hillier Pink Ladies Pole Fitness
Jen King The Fitness Hangout
Jenni Barr Twirl Fit
Jenny Coulling Vertikal Pole Grimsby
Jenny Silver Pole Palais
Jerri Tyson SNT Pole Fitness
Jessica Burnell  
Jessica Fox-Taylor Funky Monkey Studio
Joanne Charalambous DFA Studios
Joanne Wealleans  
Jo Bate Princess K
Jo Bragg Pole Addictz
Jo Ellis Pole Confidence
Jo Knowles Emily's Pole Fitness
Jo Lawton Northern Pole Dance
Josephine Brakhoven Twirl n Tone Pole Dance
Julie Foxx Hell on high heelz
Kaiya Latham KL Pole and Aerial Studio
Karen Doughty Vertical Energy
Karen Grace Ecole De Pole
Karenza Breyer Spin City Exeter
Karrie Hammersley Pole Fit
Karla Hardy The Fitness Hangout
Kassia Portas Spin City Pole Fitness
Kate Oldham Spin City Pole Fitness
Katie Norton ECN Bodyworks
Katy Clement Spin City Newbury
Kezia Thomas Riverside Pole
Kirsten Doherty Twirl n Tone Pole Dance
Kirsty Griffiths Rainbow Pole Fitness
Kirsty Marsden Rainbow Pole Fitness
Kristina Walker Phases Studio
Kyly Samuels Lill's Pole Dance and Fitness
Laura Boyden Spin City Pole Fitness
Lauren Kenealy Lakita Dance
Leah Dawson Pole Palais
Leanne Cook Mind, Body and Pole
Lena Cook Pink Ladies Pole Fitness
Lesley Jackson Northern Pole Dance
Lianne Pendergast The Factory
Lindsey Plant Polerobics
Lisa Byrne Dance Dynamic
Lisa Henderson Pole Da Cise
Lisa Williams Apsara Dance
Liz Plummer Pole Fitness Windsor
Lorna Thomas Pole Athletes
Lucie Tutton In the shadows
Lucy Dashfield-Ormrod Fierce Fitness
Lucy Headland Polenastics
Lucy Provenzano The Art of Dance
Lucy Webster Inversion Pole Fitness
Lucy Williamson Pole Attack
Lydia Clare Celestial Pole
Mari Carroll Sugar Pole Fitness
Maya Velvet Maya Velvet Pole Dancing
Megan Hookins The Art of Dance
Megan Potts  
Mia Mae Play  
Michelle Goldsworthy Polenastics
Michelle Jackson Chorley Pole Fitness
Miranda Goldring Pole Affinity
Nadine Blacow DFA Studios
Natalie Milne Soul-POLE
Natalie Sabiston Cripps Tiger Tone Studios
Natalie Vilkas Princess K
Natasha Payne  
Nicola Ghalmi Dance Inspires
Nicola Hanley Pole Fitnesse Glasgow
Nicole Lake  
Rachel Crispin Spin City Newbury
Rachel Perera  
Rachael Powell Pole Fitness Windsor
Rachel Meredith PoleJam
Rebecca Myall KL Pole Studio
Rebecca Springett Pole Krazee
Rebekah Metcalfe Tempest Dance Studio
Reena Sood Pole Palais
Rhianne Eagleton Pole Performance
Robyn Edwards  
Rosanna Durban The Art of Dance
Ruth Mills Spin City Brimpton
Ruth Oxlade  
Samantha Ward  
Sam Saye SNT Pole Fitness
Sam Smith Pole Essence
Sandra Newton Sandra Pole Fitness
Sandrea Simmons Pole Palais
Sarah Hoy Funky Monkey Studio
Sarah-Jane McLoughlin Pole Phoenix
Sarah Korver Pole Riderz
Sarah Ritch Cumbria Pole Art
Sasha Black
Bobbi's Girl
Seanin Ward Intapole
Sevi Ioannou  
Sharon Jones IPole Collective
Shelly Cainey Pole Krazee
Shelley Egholm  
Shelly Neave House of Pole
Sian Green  
SJ Marcussen Princess Pole Dancing
Sonia Allcock North Wales Pole Dance Academy
Sophie Smith  
Sorrell Butler Cumbria Pole Art
Susana Imaginario AFreaka Aerials
Susan Mellor Tiva Studios
Susanne Brown Twirl n Tone Pole Dance
Susie Hung IPole Collective
Suzi Kelly Twirl n Tone Pole Dance
Tamsin Lyte Twirl n Tone Pole Dance
Tanya Cox Cambridge Pole Fitness
Tiffany Finney McRory Pole Physique
Toni Ellison Northern Pole Dance
Toni Jefferies Pole Attack
Tracey Hankin  
Tracy McCullagh Chorley Pole Fitness
Vania Vitillo Funky Monkey Studio
Vickie Larkin Pink Ladies Pole Fitness
Vicki Green  
Vicki Terry The Art of Dance
Virginia Zdesar The Pole Workout
Yobanna Fahmy My Gravity Fitness and Dance
Zannah Charman  
Zoe Bishop Chic Fitness
Zoe Norton Spin City Pole Fitness
Zoe Recardo Pole Essence
Zorena Roe Julie's Dance

 

International 3 star Pole Dancing Instructors:

 

Australia.
Gemma Glynn -Fitsistas.
SuziQ - SuziQ.

Dubai
Francesca Carlson - Optimal Fitness.
Vlada Zhizhchenko - Pole Fit Dubai.

Canada.
Tammy Morris  - Tantra Fitness.

France.
Agnès Boddaert -

Germany.
Franzi Giehl - Vertical Arts Pole Dance Studio

Singapore.
Suzie Wong  - AcroPolates.

Slovenia
Iryna Pisek - Pole Dancing Studio.

South Africa:
Juanita Marable - Vertical Secrets.
Julie Swart - Vertical Vixen.

South Korea:
Hyunjoo Kang - JK Pole Studio.

Spain:
Denise Kremer - Polercise Gran Canaria.
Stefania Roberto - Polercise Tenerife.
Michelle Birks - Polercise Tenerife.

U.S.A

Angel F - Discoveries Dance.
Angie Montgomery - Flying Angels Fitness.
April Seuyu Hsuing - Black Velvet Pole Dance Fitness Studio.
Arloa Reston - The Choreography House
Chelle Van - ETED.

Christine Hebestadt - Pole Jam Factory.
Gina Hensley - ETED.
Jay Frederick - ETED.

Jonina Sarajina - Divine Body Fitness.
Jonise Pelosa - ETED.
Kathy Yorton - Pole Power Studio.
Krisha CatZen - Pole for the Soul.
Lisa Peklo - Diva Fit.
Michelle Heller - Flight Fitness
Mindi Matera - Miss Pole
Mikal Mount - Pole Dance Fitness of SWFL.
Nicole Kohl - The Underground Fitness Club
Paige Elegy - Zephyr Pole.
Patti Zikmund - S Factor
Rashida Hobbs - Poleiticians
Sandra Heise -
Seuyu April Hsuing - Black Velvet Studios

PDC Approved 4 Star Instructors

 

PDC Approved (4 Star) Pole Dancing Instructors.

 

PDC Approval (4 star) is achieved by providing a suitable pole dancing CV to the PDC. In addition, the applicant must provide two references from PDC Approved Instructors and must hold an AAP membership.

As a minimum, PDC Approved (4 star) Instructors should exemplify excellence in teaching quality and have extensive pole fitness industry experience. They must be able to display a pro-active community involvement. This may include, but is not restricted to; running competitions, organising master classes, training champions, providing teacher training courses, having local and preferably national media recognition.

In these ways, a PDC Approved (4 star) Instructor is recognised for making a positive contribution to the pole fitness industry.


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Alice Milner
is the principal instructor and owner of Pole Dancing Bath also known as the Funky Monkey Studio. Alice is an accomplished performer, teacher and aerial artist. Alice received her 2 references from fellow 4 star instructors Kate Johnstone and Stacey Snedden.

Find out more about 4 star pole dancing instructor Alice Milner.







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Ally Franklin
is the proprietor and principal instructor of Polelatis in Bridport, Devon, UK. Ally received references for her 4 star status from fellow PDC Approved Instructors Karen Currie from Princess K and Jenni Gooch from South Pole AKademy.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Ally Franklin.






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Amy Butterworth
owns and teaches at Candy & Chrome pole dancing school in Chester. Amy started her pole career in early 2006 and has been addicted ever since. Amy is also a pole dance journalist and has received several business awards for her successful pole dance school.

 

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Amy Butterworth.

 

 

 

Angela Houck Pole Dancing




Angela Houck
teaches at the Pole Power Studio in Maryland, USA. Angela teaches both students and fellow instructors as well as promoting pole dancing in a positive light through exhibitions and numerous media opportunities.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Angela Houck.






Angel F Pole Dancing Portrait

 

 

Angel F is one of our Approved Teacher Trainers, she runs Discoveries Dance in Maryland, USA. Angel is a respected pole dancing instructor and she is active at promoting pole dancing in a positive light and removing the negative stereotypes that surround modern pole dance.

Find out more about 4 star pole dancing instructor Angel F.



Arlene Caffrey Pole Dancing Portrait


Arlene Caffrey is the owner of the Irish Pole Dance Academy in Dublin, Republic of Ireland. Arlene is a renowned pole dance teacher, performer and judge and is an avid promoter of the fitness pole dancing industry.

Find out more about 4 star pole dancing instructor Arlene Caffrey.




Becky Campey Pole Dance




Becky Campey
is the principal pole dancing instructor and proprietor at Blush Dance. Becky has an extensive pole and dance CV and she is passionate about pole dancing. Becky received references from Aimee Lawson of Northern Pole Dance and Laura Beadle of Pole Diamonds

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Becky Campey.







Bendy Kate Fitness Pole-Dancer


Bendy Kate is a renowned pole dancing performer winning both national and international titles and travelling the globe teaching specialist pole dancing and hand balance workshops. Bendy alias Kate Czepulkowski is based at Spin City in Bristol but offers workshops at any location.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Bendy Kate.



 

 

 

Cindy Cooijmanns Pole Fitness instructor

Cindy Cooijmans is a well known pole dancing instructor and pole dance judge. Cindy is the creator of the Pole Move Box and is a member of the Pole Dance Community Syllabus Steering group. Cindy teaches in the Netherlands but has trained across the globe.

Find out more about PDC Approved 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Cindy Cooijmans.

 

 

 

Circadian Fitness Dawn Roberts Pole Dancing Instructor



Dawn Roberts
is the proprietor and principal instructor of Circadian Fitness in Swansea, Wales, she is also the owner of one of the world's most enviable studios. Dawn received glowing references from Anna-Marie Fulbrook and Sonia Allcock supporting her 4 star application.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Dawn Roberts.






Deb Roach Pole Dancing Instructor


Deb Roach is an award winning pole dancer who has taught pole fitness across the globe. Deb bounced onto the international stage hen she won the first ever IPC Ultimate Champion Disabled 2012 and IPC Pole Fit Champion Disabled 2012.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Deb Roach.






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Emily Smith
is the Principal Instructor and Proprietor of Emily's Pole Fitness. Emily is an accomplished pole dancing instructor and performer.  Emily Smith has an impressive pole dancing CV detailing her ongoing professional development and her commitment to both her students and the wider pole dancing world..

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Emily Smith.




 


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Emma Haslam, proprietor and principal instructor at Emma's Pole Dancing in Derby, achieves 4 star Instructor Status. Emma receive 3 references for her 4 star application from fellow approved instructors Lorna Thomas, Julie Foxx and Sandrea Simmons.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Emma Haslam.





Gemma Dear Pole Dancing Instructor



Gemma Dear is the principal instructor and proprietor of Pink Ladies Pole Fitness, providing several venues in the county of Essex in the UK. Gemma is passionate about pole and has had extensive media coverage in the Essex area.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Gemma Dear.





Gemma Hopkins Pole Fitness Instructor 

 

 

Gemma Hopkins is the principal instructor and proprietor of A Pole New Adventure in Sheffield. Gemma is also involved with pole tuition at Sheffield Hallam University. Gemma is both an experienced teacher and performer who shows an absolute passion for pole.

 

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Gemma Hopkins.

 

 


Gillian Hutton Fitness Pole Dancer



Gillian Hutton
is the principal instructor and proprietor of Tempest Dance Studio. Gillian strives to educate the mainstream about the benefits of pole dancing and she is also dedicated to her students and her studio.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Gillian Hutton.







Hannah Capocci Pole Dance Instructor


Hannah Capocci is the principal instructor and proprietor of Twisted Pole Studios in Nottingham, UK and she is also the promoter for the Midlands Pole Championships. Hannah is an accomplished performer and teacher.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Hannah Capocci.




Holly Gibbons Pole Dancing portrait

Holly Gibbons is the principal instructor and proprietor of Pole Performance. Holly  has pole dancing since 2004 and is an avid promoter of pole fitness.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Holly Gibbons.






 

Jamie Alexah Taylor Pole Dancing Instructor


Jamie Alexah-Taylor
is the principal instructor and proprietor at Defy Gravity in Wales. Jamie is an accomplished teacher and pole dance performer. Jamie was the All Wales Pole Champion 2011 and she was a finalist in the elite section of the UK Professional Pole Championships 2011.

Find out more about 4 star pole dancing instructor Jamie Alexah-Taylor.





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Jenni Barrell
is the principal pole dancing instructor at South Pole Akademy in Hastings. Jenni has been pole dancing since 2005 and instructing since 2007. Her love of pole started with a friends pole hen party, where she took to it ‘like a duck to water’ and just wanted to learn more, and from that first lesson wanted to teach pole!

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Barrell.



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Jo Dandridge
runs PDC approved Jo's Pole Fitness in Godalming Surrey, she received great references from fellow 3 star Pole Dancing Instructors Anna-Marie Fulbrook from BAD Studios and Pippa Caesar from Polenastics. Jo has been in the Fitness Industry for 10 years, she currently running a very successful studio at Fitness First in Godalming, managing the day to day running of the studio classes and events. Jo also mentors other instructors and organise Freestyle Fitness Days around the country working with some of the leading names in the Fitness Industry.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Jo Dandridge.

 

 

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Jolene Parlour
is the principal Instructor and proprietor of Purity Pole. Jolene has been pole dancing since 2003 and is well known within the industry as a teacher, performer and judge. Jolene received her 2 references from fellow 4 star instructors Kate Johnstone from Spin City and Sam Remmer from The Art of Dance.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Jolene Parlour.

 

 


Julie Burns Pole dancing instructor


Julie Burns is the principal instructor at Julie's Dance and she is also proprietor of Southampton Aerial Arts School. In additon to her dance and pole dance tuition Julie also orgnaise the bi-annual pole dancing competition the Solent Pole Competition.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Julie Burns.






Karen Currie Pole Dancing Instructor

Karen Currie
is the principal instructor and proprietor at Princess K Fitness - teaching Pole Fitness/Dancing and Burlesque in Chichester, Waterlooville and Portsmouth.  She regularly hosts events for her students as well as working with other schools along the south coast.  Karen has considerable media involvement and enjoys networking with local businesses in an effort to positively promote Pole Fitness/Dancing.  She has also been an Xpole girl taking part in a production for Fitness TV online and took part in The Dance Show at The Clothes Show in Birmingham in 2011 on the Xpole stand Read more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Karen Currie.



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Kate Edwards nee Johnstone
is the principal instructor and owner of Spin City Pole Fitness studios and she is also the original teacher of Bendy Kate. Kate is an active member of both the Pole Dance Community and the Equity Pole Dancers working party. Kate is an accomplished pole dancing performer, choreographer and judge.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Kate Edwards nee Johnstone.





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Leah Campbell and Polly Ainsworth received their 4 star references from PDC instructors Stacey Snedden and Emma Colsey-Nicholls. Leah said "Myself and Polly are joint partners in LoveSpin, we have worked extremely hard to get where we are today and also to get what we still want to achieve, we have a massive passion for the Pole Industry and work very hard.....our hard work has and still is paying off. We pride ourselves on teaching excellent technique and continue to push ourselves to keep our classes fun and of course safe."

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructors Leah Campbell and Polly Ainsworth.





Leana Darbyshire Fitness Pole Dancing

 

 

Leana Darbyshire is the principal instructor and proprietor of the Aerial Lounge and former owner of DFA Studios. Leana recevied 3 references for her 4 star application. Leana is also a star of the PDC Syllabus.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Leana Darbyshire.

 

 

 

 

 Ley jackson pole dance portrait

 

Ley Jackson teaches at Northern Pole Dance in Newcastle, UK. Ley was one of the first people in the Uk to undertake PDC gradings from levels 1 through to 5. Ley has also been part of a Guiness World Record in Pole dancing as well as organising the first ever UK instructors networking event.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Ley Jackson.

 

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Maxine Holmes
is the principal instructor and proprietor of Pole Fitness Windsor. Maxine is an accomplished dancer who specialises in choreography. Maxine has extensive pole dance teaching and performance experience as well as great sports and fitness knowledge and qualifications.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Maxine Holmes.



Nadine Rebel Crazy Pole Instructor


Nadine Rebel teaches at Crazy Pole Augsberg in Germany. She is also a master trainer for PDC Approved Course Discoveries Dance. Nadine has extensive industry experience and a passion for pole.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Nadine Rebel.







Natasha Williams Pole Dance SA


Natasha Williams is the principal instuctor and proprietor of Body Mind Studios, a pole dancing school based in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Natasha is known for her master trainer skills and for her international judging;

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Natasha Williams.





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Nathalie Barron
, owner and principal instructor of London's Pole School, achieves PDC Approved 4 star status. Nathalie has an impressive dance and pole dancing CV and has been dancing since she the age of 4 years old.

Fnd out more about 4 star pole dancing instructor Nathalie Barron.

 

 

 

 

Nia Pearce pole dancer

Nia Pearce
runs I Would Rather Be Pole Dancing in High Wycombe, Bucks. Nia has extensive fitness pole dancing industry experience including judging, performing, teaching and master-classes. Nia has a true passion for pole dancing as the name if her school suggests! Nia received her references from PDC approved pole dancing instructors Pippa Caesar and Jenni Gooch.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Nia Pearce.



 

Penny Howarth pole dancer




Penny Howarth
teaches at pole dance school BodyBarre in Manchester and she is also part of the pole dance troupe the BodyBarre bombshells. Penny has been dancing all her life and is an accomplished pole dance teacher and performer.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Penny Howarth.





 

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Pippa Caesar
is principal instructor and proprietor of Polenastics pole dancing school. Pippa has vast experience of both teaching, judging and performing and she is a well respected member of the Pole Dance Community .

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Pippa Caesar.






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Robyn Rooke has been pole dancing since 2005. Her flair for pole dancing and instruction was recognised, and she was invited to complete the teacher-training course by her instructors at PoleCats. Robyn developed a love of performing after entering her first pole dancing competition in 2006. Robyn is the founder of 360° Pole Dancing in Bristol where she teaches pole dancing and tricks to beginners right up to super advanced level.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Robyn Rooke.

 

 

Sam Amey Pole dancing instructor

Sam Amey is the principal instructor or Ascent-Trix Pole Fitness and Dance. Sam is an accomplished pole dancing teacher and a co-ordinator for World Pole Sports Championships and World Pole Dance Championships. Sam has been teaching pole since 2008 and has extensive studen success at various pole dancing competitions.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Sam Amey.




 

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Sam Remmer
started pole dancing in 2004 and has run her successful pole dancing school in Plymouth, Devon ever since. Sam is now a judge many competitions including the United Kingdom Professional Pole Championships,  All Wales Pole Championships and MidWest Pole Dance Competition. Through the art of dance Sam and her team of instructors are able to deliver pole dancing and burlesque lessons to improve mental and physical ability as well as boosting self confidence, mobility and flexibility in line with the governments change for life initiative of which the art of dance is a supporter.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Sam Remmer.




Sarah Brown Approved Pole Dancing Instructor


Sarah Brown is the principal instructor and proprietor at The Pole Studio UK. Sarah is also a PDC Approved Course provider offering pole dance instructor training. Sarah is an accomplished performer and instructor who is well respected within the pole danicng industry.

Find out more abour 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Sarah Brown.





Serena Smith Pole Dancing Instructor




Serena Smith
from Dance Finesse achieved 4 star Instructor status and references from PDC Pioneer Karen Chaundy and PDC Approved Instructor Tiffany Finney McRory.   Serena is a self confessed pole addict and is constantly pushing the benefits of fitnes pole dancing thrugh local and national media.

Find out more about 4 star pole dancing instructor Serena Smith.





 

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Sian Ajose
is the principal Instructor and proprietor of Soul-Pole in Aberdeen, Scotland. Sian is the first Scottish pole dancing instructor to achieve 4 star status. Sian is passionate about pole dancing and she works tirelessly to get pole dancing recognised as an amazing way to keep fit and have fun. Sian is also very serious about her continuing professional and personal development.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Sian Ajose.


 

Stacey Snedden pole dancing picture




Stacey Snedden
is the proprietor and principal instructor at Stacey Pole and she is also internationally renowned as the Sales Manager at Vertical Leisure/X-pole and the tour manager for many of the world's most famous pole dancers. Stacey received her references from fellow 4 star instructors Kate Johnstone from Spin City and Tracy Huckfield from Pagan's Pole.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Stacey Snedden.





Talia Hawker Pole Art Academy



Talia Hawker
runs the Pole Art Academy in Denbighshire, North Wales. Talia has significant experience as a fitness instructor and was the winner of the All Wales Pole Championships 2012. Talia also won the 'Something Special' award at the All Wales Pole Championships in 2014.

Find out more about 4 star pole dancing instructor Talia Hawker.

 



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Tracy Huckfield started life as a pole dancing instructor in 2007. In 2008 Tracy decided to undertake some continuing professional development so she successfully completed an Exercise to Music (ETM) course to further her fitness knowledge. After completing her ETM Tracy felt ready to set up her own pole dancing school and Pagan's Pole was born. Tracy is also the promoter of PDC approved All Wales Pole Championships.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Tracy Huckfield.

 

 

 

Tracey Simmonds Vertical Pole Dancer

 

 

Tracey Simmonds is renowned for her amazing performance skills, competition success and teacher training. Tracey teaches across the world but is based in South Africa where she runs the Pole Studio SA and The PFASA.

Find out more about 4 star pole dancing instructor Tracey Simmonds.





Vivien Feld Pole Sports Trainer


Vivien Feld
is the principal instructor at Tanzstudio VI-Dance. Vivien is also a qualified international judge with significant pole industry experience.

Find out more about 4 star pole dancing instructor Vivien Feld.

PDC Pioneer Awards

The Pole Dance Community is proud to announce our PDC Pioneers.

 

The PDC Pioneer Award is achieved by very few and represents the very highest possible standards within the pole fitness industry.

PDC Pioneer awards are awarded based on a mixture of experience, teaching quality and industry recognition.  PDC Pioneers are nominated by PDC Approved Instructors for outstanding contribution to the industry.

PDC Pioneers are ambassadors for the pole dancing industry.

 

United States.

Fawnia Dietrich Pole Fitness Studio US



Fawnia Dietrich:

Fawnia is the proprtietor and principal instructor of the Pole Fitness Studio in Las Vegas. Fawnia is a world renowned and respected pole dancer who has been teaching pole fitness since 2004. Fawnia was one of the first pole dancers in the world to release instructional pole dancing DVD's.

Find out more about PDC Pioneer Fawnia Dietrich.





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Mary-Ellyn Weissman:

Mary Ellyn Weissman is the owner and creator of PDC approved pole dance school Empowerment Through Exotic Dance Ltd., which was the first pole dancing school in the Chicago area in 2005. She was born in 1960 and is married with two sons.
Mary Ellyn sees herself as a teacher rather than a performer or competitor. Her greatest enjoyment comes from sharing her skills with her students and sharing their excitement as they succeed.  Click here to read more about Mary-Ellyn.



Pantera Blacksmith Pole Dance Pioneer

Pantera Blacksmith:
Pantera Blacksmith is without doubt one of the most famous pole dancers in the world inspiring a generation of pole dancers with her Pole Tricks 101 DVD. Pantera is part of pole dance history and has acheived success as a teacher, performer and judge in the pole dance world.

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United Kingdom.

 

ElenaGibson

 

Elena Gibson:

Elena founded PDC approved Pole Dancing School in London and she is also its principal dance teacher and choreographer. She trained professionally in classical ballet from the age of 9 and has danced extensively for The National Ballet of Canada  and the Bavarian State Opera House in Germany, as well as in numerous other theatre productions as a guest artist in both North America and Europe. Click here to read more about Elena.

 

 

 

body barre

 

Karen Chaundy:

Karen Chaundy is the founder and inspiration behind PDC approved pole dance school Bodybarre.  She has immersed herself in the world of fitness and dance all her life starting with gymnastics at 2 years old.  Karen continued with gymnastics; training in Bulgaria and competing at regional squad level before becoming a club coach and chief choreographer by the age of 21. She also trained in martial arts and studied dance; performing at charity events as well as choreographing and performing at fashion shows. Click here to read more about Karen.

 

 

kt coates

 

KT Coates:

KT Coates has been pole dancing since 1998. She has worked all over the world as a pole dancer, show girl and PDC approved pole dance school Vertical Dance™ Instructor. KT is Ranked one of the top pole dancers and instructors the world, teaching pole fitness instructors and students from the UK, USA, France, Iceland, Canada, Holland, Italy, Portugal and many more. Click here to read more about KT.

 

 

 

Genevieve Moody Pole Dancing Pioneer



Genevieve Moody; Continuing her lifelong love affair with dancing and arriving in her role as a pole dance performer and teacher through the non-traditional (non-nude) route, Genevieve has practiced the art since 2001, began teaching in 2002 and opened her first specialist teaching facility in 2006.

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