While the pole dancing community promotes all expressions through dance, the activity has long been synonymous with strip clubs. For some, there is a stigma that lingers. These enthusiasts explain the benefits of pole dancing for everyone, no matter your reasons or reservations for trying pole.
Barnes is the founder of copywriting business The Write Chloe and has been hooked on pole dancing since her first class at The Watermelon Studio.
You Connect With Your Body to Explore Movement
Pole is a fantastic hobby because it teaches you to connect with your body and explore movement in a way that feels comfortable for you. Whether that's sporty, strong, sexy, or a combination of all three, it doesn't matter because there's a style to suit everyone. You get incredibly fit and strong, and it makes you so much more confident in your own skin.
These days I'm the fittest I've ever been, I love my body for what it can do, not just what it looks like, and I've never felt happier or more fulfilled. Also, the friends you make along the way are really the icing on the cake. I tell everyone I know to try pole. It's the best.
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