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.

 

 
Azaria Frost Emily's Pole Fitness
Joanna Spring Active Cherry
Kathryn Sumner Active Cherry
Katrina Bell Active Cherry
Kristina Sharpe  
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 

 
Ali Topping ECN Bodyworks
Amber Dogherty Pole Train
Danielle Clements  
Eimer Corrigan-Jones  
Emily Davidson  
Kelly-Marie Tuthill  
Kelly Turk  
Laura Wilson  
Lisa Lee  
Rose Anderson Bate Spun Pole Dance
Sylvia Lloyd  
 
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 

Abigail Diack  
Abigail Millard  
Adelina Rakhimova The Watermelon Studio
Adrienne McGurn Feel Fit Pole
Aimee Lorryleg Blush Dance
Aislinn Hennelly  
Aleksandra Furmanowska Cambridge Pole Fitness
Alex Copley Stages Pole Fitness
Alex Gumn Spin City Newbury
Alice Pollock Pole Jam
Amanda Barnard Pole Love
Amanda Joseph Pole Elevation
Amanda Lewis Bliss Dance
Amanda Woodford The Goddess within Me
Amber Fraser-Lilley Twirl n Tone Pole Dance
Amber Mortlock Cambridge Pole Fitness
Amirah Omran Trowbridge School of Pole Dance
Amy O'Brien Blush Dance
Amy Peachey Cambridge Pole Fitness
Amy Busby Body Image UK
Andree Latibeaudiere 360 Pole Dancing
Aneta Matuszewska Embrace Pole Fitness
Andrea Tozer  
Andrew Knox Polearties
Andrew Wright Princess K
Angela Hawkes Paradise Fitness
Angela O'Shea Pole Persona
Ann Preece Pole Fitness
Antonette Howe  
Bambi Newport  
Becci Jones  
Beckie Dell  
Becky Pell Vertikal Pole Grimsby
Bexiita Ackland Revved Up Pole
Bo Dickens Beat Route Fitness.
Bridie Gallagher Benefit Pole Fitness
Carla Stoker  
Carlie Thompson  
Caroline Hardinges Polepatations
Caroline Pring Pole Jam
Caroline Rees  
Cath Ballantyne Spin City Pole Fitness
Catherine Payne Spin City Pole Fitness
Cathy Burden Pole Power
Cat Spence Pole Pursuits
Caulette Campbell Pole and Seduction Academy
Chantell Boggins Alectofit
Charlett Elcock  
Charlie Higgs Pole Essence
Charlotte Acreman Pole Essence
Charlotte Dovey Pole Palace
Charlotte Hodgkinson  
Charlotte Lomax Dance Finesse
Charlotte Robertson Pole Fit
Charlotte Symington PoleJam
Cherry Slane Cherry Dance - Academy of Burlesque and Pole Fitness
Cheryl Cliffe Alternative Fitness
Chrissie O'farrell  
Claire Andrews  
Claire Henderson Pole Sessions
Claire Murphy Halo Vertical Fitness
Claire Stuart-Paulin PB Dance and Fitness
Dannon Jennings  
Danny Charge Twirl and Tone
Dawn Roberts Circadian Fitness
Donna Wilde  
Edevania Noble Pole Effect
Eleanor Spry Pole Crazy
Elena Neophytou Pagans Pole
Elinor Rodger Tempest Dance Studio
Elise Long Spin City Exeter
Elisia Maneffa Body Image UK
Elle Austin Pantha Alternative Fitness
Elizabeth Markham Blush Dance
Elly Clibbens Pink Kitten Dance School
Emily Court Blush Dance
Emily Head Spin City Hungerford
Emily Nunn  
Emma Burke Pole Power
Emma Cantu  
Emma Park-Watt Empower Pole Fitness
Emma Thorpe  
Erin Smith Defy Gravity
Eve Anderson Butterfly Fitness Studio
Faye Brownjohn Pole Train
Faye Francis Pole Krazee
Gabriella Tanburini Scarlet Fever Pole Fitness
Gemma Churcher My Gravity Dance and Fitness
Gemma Evans  
Gemma Newman GemsTone Fitness Ltd
Gemma Smith GS Pole Fitness
Gemma Tuohy Karries Pole Fit
Georgette Woolgar Princess K
Gina Mellor Pole Krazee
Giovanna Fedrigo  
Gwen Burns The Watermelon Studio
Hannah Cappocci Twisted Pole
Hannah Nicholls Pink Kitten Dance School
Hannah Wakefield
Hayley Jackson  
Hayley Morrell Unique Pole Fitness
Hazel Edmondson  
Heather L Cameron  
Helen Bishop Pole Control
Holly Munson FireFly Poles
India Alton Indigo Pole Dance
Isabelle Bambridge Northern Pole Dance
Jaime Baker Jaime's Pole & Fitness
Jaime Rangeley  
James Squires Cambridge Pole Fitness
Jana Polovkova  
Jane Cowell Skylines Dance and Fitness
Jayde Usher Pole Position Glasgow
Jeanette Roberts  
Jennie Hillier Pink Ladies Pole Fitness
Jen King The Fitness Hangout
Jenni Barr Twirl Fit
Jennifer Barnett Pole Krazee
Jennifer Lawson  
Jennifer Turk  
Jenny Coulling Vertikal Pole Grimsby
Jenny Silver Pole Palais
Jesse Sweetlove Princess K
Jessica Burnell  
Jessica Fox-Taylor Funky Monkey Studio
Jessica Gray  
Joanne Charalambous DFA Studios
Jo Bate Princess K
Jo Bragg Pole Addictz
Jo Dunwoody JD Aerial Fitness Academy
Jo Knowles Emily's Pole Fitness
Jo Launchbury Pole Da Cise
Jo Lawton Northern Pole Dance
Josephine Brakhoven Twirl n Tone Pole Dance
Jo Turner  
Joy Finnegan Scarlet Fever Pole Fitness
Julia Eichler  
Julie Foxx Hell on high heelz
Julie Santos  
Kaiya Latham KL Pole and Aerial Studio
Kara Owen Opal Dance
Karen Tomkins Blush Dance
Karenza Breyer Spin City Exeter
Karine McAleese Scarlet Fever Pole Fitness
Karrie Hammersley Karries Pole Fit
Karla Hardy The Fitness Hangout
Karyn Vickery Vertical Barre Fitness
Kassia Portas Spin City Pole Fitness
Kate Davies LoveSpin
Kate Oldham Spin City Pole Fitness
Kate Richards
Gemini Fitness Langport
Katherine Wynn  
Katie Henry Pole Dance Factory 
Katie Norton ECN Bodyworks
Katie Sheppard Mind, Body and Pole
Katie Ward  
Katie Whiteley Diamond Notion Dance
Katrina Harman Blush Dance
Katy Clement Spin City Newbury
Kelly Morgan Pole Power
Kerrey Warr  
Kezia Thomas Riverside Pole
Kimberley Clifton  
Kirsten Doherty West End Pole
Kirstie Tancock Extreme Comtrol Pole
Kirsty Archer  
Kirsty Marsden Rainbow Pole Fitness
Krissy Salmon Spin City Exeter
Kyly Samuels Lill's Pole Dance and Fitness
Laura Apps  
Laura Boyden Spin City Pole Fitness
Laura Hodgkins Pole Control
Lauren Kenealy Lakita Dance
Lauren Smith  
Lawrene Messenger Law of Fitness
Leah Dawson Pole Palais
Leah Hewlett Emily's Pole Fitness
Leah Wilson-Somers  
Leanne Timms Mind, Body and Pole
Lena Cook Pink Ladies Pole Fitness
Lennie Eccles  
Lesley McArdle  
Lianne Acey York Pole Dance Academy
Lianne Hollings  
Linda Jerrett The Art of Dance
Lindsey Plant  
Lisa Henderson Pole Da Cise
Lisa Williams Apsara Dance
Liz Plummer Pole Fitness Windsor
Louisa Maxwell  
Louise Sellars  
Louise Stillman  
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 Parry Princess K
Maddie Dyer  
Maddie Mahoney Gemini Pole Fitness
Maggie Rostron West End Pole
Mandy Chan  
Mandy Manklow  
Mandy Williams  
Mari Carroll Sugar Pole Fitness
Marissa Schofield  
Mariya Goncheva  
Marina Iris
Iris Pole
Marzena Bober  
Maya Velvet Maya Velvet Pole Dancing
Megan Potts Essex Pole Fitness
Mia Mae Play  
Michelle Goldsworthy Polenastics
Michelle Jackson Chorley Pole Fitness
Miranda Goldring Pole Affinity
Natalie Flint Pole Love
Natalie Milne Soul-POLE
Natalie Sabiston Cripps Tiger Tone Studios
Natalie Vilkas Princess K
Natalya Payne  
Natasha Medlin Dance Inspires
Natasha Payne  
Nicola Hanley Pole Fitnesse Glasgow
Nicole Lake  
Rachel Perera Lily Ray Pole
Rachel Meredith Chrome Spinners Pole Fitness
Rachel Slawson  
Rebecca Myall KL Pole Studio
Rebecca Smith Trowbridge Pole Dance
Rebekah Metcalfe Tempest Dance Studio
Rebekah Till  
Rhian Elvira Burrell  
Robyn Edwards  
Rosanna Durban The Art of Dance
Ruth Hill  
Ruby Rose Jackson Pole Place
Ruth Vass
Spin City Brimpton
Samantha Mooney  
Samilou Saunders Samilou
Sam Palomba Elevation Aerial Arts
Sam Saye SNT Pole Fitness
Sam Smith Pole Essence
Sandra Newton Sandra Pole Fitness
Sandi Wilkie The Watermelon Studio
Sara Brown  
Sarah Bibby  
Sarah Cotterill  
Sarah Jones Cumbria Pole Art
Sarah Korver Pole Riderz
Sara Mapp  
Sarah Moon Pole Krazee
Sarah Tucker  
Sarah Tutton ILP Fitness
Seanin Ward Intapole
Sevi Ioannou  
Sharon Minxy J Southampton Aerial Arts School
Shelly Cainey The Polling Station
Shelley Egholm
Shin Tan The Art of Dance
Siobhan Heffernan Blush Dance
SJ Marcussen Princess Pole Dancing
Sonia Allcock North Wales Pole Dance Academy
Sophie Hughes Sophisticated Pole
Sophie Smith  
Stefani Robinson Spin City Pole Fitness
Sue Colebourne  
Susan Mellor Tiva Studios
Susanne Brown Twirl n Tone Pole Dance
Suzi Kelly West End Pole
Tamara Castle Castle Aerial and Wellbeing
Tamsin Lyte Twirl n Tone Pole Dance
Tatjana Sipling  
Tilly Griffin  
Toni Ellison Northern Pole Dance
Tracey Ellwood  
Tracy McCullagh Desire Aerial Studios
Trish Booth Contour Aerial Fitness
Vania Vitillo Funky Monkey Studio
Vicki Green  
Vicki Newall PB Dance and Fitness
Vicki Terry Actifit
Victoria Bowden Blush Dance
Victoria Piekarz Heart and Pole
Victoria Reeve  
Yobanna Fahmy My Gravity Fitness and Dance
Zoe Bishop Chic Fitness
Zoe Bridge Spin City Newbury
Zoe Ednay Apsara Dance
Zoe Hardy Pole Intentions
Zoe Norton Spin City Pole Fitness
Zoe Recardo Pole Essence
Zorena Roe Southampton Aerial Arts School

 

International 3 star Pole Dancing Instructors:

 

Australia.
Gemma Glynn -Fitsistas.
SuziQ - SuziQ.

Germany.
Franzi Giehl - Vertical Arts Pole Dance Studio
Jacqueline Walther - CrazyPole
Juliane Fischer - CrazyPole
Romina Hausbeck -
Sabine Schoen - Pole Dance Beauties
Sandra Reichel - Studio Aria Arte.
Sarah Peys - VI Dance
Sophie Rebel - 
CrazyPole
Tina Wagner -
Trainingsreich

Italy.

Ciro Esposito - Pole Dance Campagnia.

New Zealand.
April Krijger - Pole FX

Singapore.

Suzie Wong  - AcroPolates.

South Africa:
Julie Fowler - Vertical Vixen.
Janine Lehman -

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

U.S.A


Angel F - Discoveries Dance.
April Seuyu Hsuing - Black Velvet Pole Dance Fitness Studio.
Arloa Reston - The Choreography House
Christine Hebestadt - Pole Jam Factory.
Ellen Marsili -
Jackie Steinhauer - Aerial Bliss.
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.
Melissa Dragovan - ETED.

Mindi Matera - Miss Pole
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.


Alice Milner pole dancing portrait



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.







Alina Schmidt Pole Dancing Instructor


Alina Schmidt-Buttke is a PDC Approved 4 star pole dancing instructor who teaches at Crazy Pole in Bautzen Germany. Alina is an accomplished pole dance performer and teacher with significant industry experience.

Find out more about 4 star pole dancing Alina Schmidt-Buttke.






Ally OReilly Pole Dancing



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.






Tiny Pole dancing picture




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.

 




Andi Ariseanu Pole Fitness teacher



Andi Ariseanu is the principal instructor at Active Cherry Pole Dance Fitness. Andi is an accomplished pole dancer performer. teacher and judge. In addition to pole Andi is known for her other aerial arts including her spiral and prism work.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instuctor Andi Ariseanu.

 

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.






Claire Cotterill Pole Fitness teacher

 


Claire Cotteril is the principal instructor at Body Image UK in Wyrely. Claire has been dancing since the age of 2 and has extensive pole industry experience as well as an impressive fitness CV.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Claire Cotterill.

 

 

 

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.






Emily Smith 80s pole dance show




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.




 


emma's pole dancing

 

 

 

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.





Emma Nicholson Pole Dance Performer


Emma Nicholson is the proprietor and principal instructor at Studio Boutique in Hull. Emma has extensive industry experience including performing, judging and teaching. Emma's extensive pole CV shows both her professionalism and dedication to the pole dancing industry.

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






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.








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.







Italia Cordaro Pole Dance Teacher




Italia Cordaro
is the principal instructor at Chicago Pole Dance in Illinois. Italia has an extensvie dance background as well as considerable industry contribution.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Italia Cordaro.






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.





Jane Cole Pole Perfect Fitness


Jane Cole is the owner and principal instructor at Pole Perfect Fitness in Kings Lynn, Norfolk. Jane has been an avid promoter of pole and has had numerous occasions of media coverage.

Find out more about 4 star pole dancing instructor Jane Cole.




 

 

Jolene Parlour Pole Dancing image




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.




Kate_Johnstone_pole_dancing




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.






 Lovespin pole dancing picture

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 at the Aerial Lounge. Leana has extensive dance and fitness knowledge and qualifications. Leana has also been heavily involved with the pole dancing industry promoting pole through her competition involvement.

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



 

 Ley jackson pole dance portrait

 

Ley Jackson teaches at Pole Guns in County Durham, UK. 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.


Lucille Marshall Pole Dancer



Lucille Marshall started dancing at the age of 3. Lucille is the principal instructor at Body Synergy in Birminghom UK.

Find out more about 4 star Pole Dancing Instructor Lucille Marshall.





 

 Maxine_Holmes_pole_dancing_portrait



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 CrazyPole Augsburg 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.






nathalie pole unity



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 is the principal instructor at IWRBP (I would rather be pole dancing). Having poled for many years Nia opened up her own studio in 2010. Nia has extensive industry experience.

Find our more about 4 Star Pole Dancing Instructor Nia Pearce.

 

 


Nicola Ghalmi Pole dancing portrait


Nicola Ghalmi is the owner and senior instructor at Dance Inspires in Oxford, UK. Nicola has extensive industry experience from teaching to competing to judging.

Find out more about 4 Star Pole Dancing Instructor Nicola Ghalmi.

 

 

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.





 
360PoleDancingRobyn

 

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.

 

 

AOD Sam shoulder mount jackknife

Sam Remmer
started pole dancing in 2004 and has run her successful pole dancing school in Plymouth, Devon ever since. Sam is now for 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.





 

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.

 




tracy huckfield allegra pole dancing picture

 

 

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.



 

 

 

Polz Apart Zea Lann Pole Dancer




Zea Lann is the principal instructor at Polz Apart in Dorset, UK. Zea is an accomplished pole and aerial artist with a long history of teaching and performing.

Find out more about 4 star pole dancing instructor Zea Lann.




Zorena Roe Pole Fitness Teacher


Zorena Roe
runs Southampton Aerial Arts School in Hampshire, UK. Zorena has achieved great competition success in both pole and aerial hoop and she is also an established teacher having poled since 2008.

Find out more about 4 star pole dancing instructor Zorena Roe.

 

 

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.





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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.

Find out more about PDC Pioneer Pantera Blacksmith.





United Kingdom.

 

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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.

 

 

 

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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.