What is a Flying pole?

All joking aside, a flying pole is both a professional dance pole, as well as a true piece of aerial apparatus. It hangs from the ceiling, either using existing aerial mounts/truss or an A-Frame that’s designed for aerial use. The performer then “flies” around on the pole while performing tricks.

How does a pole dancing pole work?

Dance poles may have two different modes, spinning and static. In the spinning mode, the pole uses ball bearings to spin. This mode can be used to complete more experienced pole moves, make moves easier to complete, and add a more dramatic effect to the move.

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Does pole make you fit?

Beyond upper body strength, pole dancing gives you strong core muscles. Your stomach muscles, abs and lower back muscles are all used to perform moves where you need to climb, lift your legs or hold their weight. We weren’t kidding when we said pole dancing is a complete body workout.

How many calories does pole burn?

In a one-hour pole dance class, you can burn approximately 250-350 calories. According to Angela Edwards, owner of PoleLaTeaz, women who are 40-50 pounds overweight usually lose the weight in 6-8 weeks with pole dance fitness.

Do you need upper body strength for pole dancing?

Pole dancing certainly requires a lot of upper-body strength. Actually, it is a complete full-body workout! Pole dancing works your upper-body, core and your legs to help you build strength quickly. Often, people think that they can’t learn pole dancing because they’re just not strong enough.

Can I spin on a static pole?

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