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Approved Studios

Manx Pole Dance and Fitness
Isle Of Man

Manx Pole Dance & Fitness was established on the 25th of September 2014 as a Pole Dance/Fitness School by certified pole fitness instructor, Becca Winter. It has since then grown to include Aerial Hoop, Strength Conditioning and Stretch classes all taught by qualified/certified, experienced and insured instructors. This beautiful studio is based in the Isle of Man and is located within one of the Isle of Man’s best Gymnastics clubs. The studio has been designed for the purpose of a pole dance and aerial studio with the latest and leading brand equipment to provide you with a clean, safe and secure training space; supported by a friendly community of dedicated students.
Butterfly Studio
Angus - www.butterflystudiouk.com

Butterfly Studio is a Pole Dance and Fitness Studio based in Arbroath, Angus. Established in 2015 by Jaime Baker, Butterfly Studio has grown into a respected pole dance and fitness studio within the community.

Our instructors have several years of experience from professional dancing, gymnastics, cheerleading and their own journey through pole. Instructors are fully insured and are all Xpert Certified in Professional Pole Teacher Training.

Butterfly Studio offers a range of classes from Stretch and Flexibility to Mixed Level Pole Classes to Exotic Pole Dance, there is a class for everyone. Classes are run daytime, evening and weekends to enable a time that suits all.

We pride ourselves on our friendly and supportive community, which empowers the growth and development of all our students inside the classroom and out. The growth of each students pole journey, both physically and mentally is what we strive to achieve and is the passion that drives Butterfly Studio.

We provide a fun and safe teaching environment where students describe the studio as their happy place and somewhere exclusively for their 'Me time'.  

Aerial Empire
Aerial Empire is based just outside the city centre of Leeds. They offer a fun range of classes including pole, lollipop lyra, flexibility sessions and lots of weekend workshops. We have multiple levels of classes and pride themselves on being a welcoming family where anyone can join. All instructors are full qualified, insured and trained.
AJ Fitness
Herts - www.ajfitness.co.uk

AJFitness PT&POLE are a Hertfordshire based fitness company located in Borehamwood. Offering a fun, supportive and inspiring environment, for a range of classes and 121 training. Including group fitness, aerial fitness, pole dance, pole fitness, stretch, yoga and flexibility classes. As well as daytime, evening classes and corporate packages.

Electric Daisy Fitness
New York, USA - www.electricdaisyfitness.com 

Electric Daisy Fitness opened in December 2018 and is located in Buffalo, New York. Our studio was created out of a desire to share a passion and knowledge of pole dancing with others, and to promote pole as both fitness and performance art. We aim to provide a fun, creative space for all students to exercise and explore movement safely. Electric Daisy Fitness offers group fitness classes and private sessions for a range of skill levels in pole dance techniques, core strength, and mobility. The owner, Kelsey, currently teaches all classes. Kelsey is an ACE Certified group fitness instructor and XPERT Certified pole fitness instructor.
Desire Aerial Studios
Lancashire - www.desireaerialstudios.co.uk

Desire Aerial Studios was established in 2015 and is based in the heart of the city of Preston Lancashire. We provide classes for beginner’s intermediates and advanced in Pole Fitness, Aerial Hoop Flexibility and Aerial Silks. We also offer fitness classes, private tuition and personal training and cater for all levels of fitness. We pride ourselves on having a strong team ethic and support structure for all students. Our friendly studio has helped to build the confidence and technical ability of many students, both female and male and of all age groups. All of our instructors are experienced, qualified / certified and insured and always ensure we train in a safe and friendly environment. 
Studio Fly
Ware - www.studiofly.org

Studio Fly opened in its current location in Ware Hertfordshire in April 2014.
We teach a wide variety of dance and gymnastic inspired classes in a friendly and supportive environment. Being a Studio Fly member means you are part of our 'Fly Family' who currently range from ages 6-66 (but we would happily welcome older!). 
Most of our classes are aerial but sometimes we let your feet touch the floor. Classes include pole dance, aerial hoop, aerial yoga, trapeeze, aerial silks,  flexibility and balance. Our 12 qualified instructors are on a mission to leave you feeling strong, confident and ready to take on anything!
Pole Power
Plymouth - www.pole-power.co.uk

Pole Power was established in 2014 by Kelly Morgan. Having started out in a couple of local gyms Pole Power soon had its own full time permanent studio to call home.Pole Power is located in Plymouth, Devon, just on the outskirts in Estover. 
Pole Power is very fitness focused and strives to encourage all walks of life through their doors, no matter what their age size or ability is. Pole Fitness & Aerial Hoop Classes are offered at all levels from beginners to advance to ensure progress is safe and effective. Additionally other classes such as flexibility and conditioning for all abilities are available too. 
As Pole Power has grown so has it's team of instructors who are all eager to progress both personally and professionally and look forward to teaching their students every week. 
Pole Performance
Eastbourne - www.poleperformance.co.uk

Pole Performance was established in 2008, by Holly Gibbons who has over 13 years experience in the Pole Fitness industry. Classes in Pole Fitness, Aerial Hoop, Aerial Hammocks, Personal Training and Stretch are provided in Eastbourne and studios within Brighton University and the Bexhill area. All instructors are fully qualified/certified, insured and experienced to teach safe and effective classes in a friendly environment. 
Benefit Fitness and Wellbeing

Doncaster - www.benefitdoncaster.co.uk


Benefit is based in Doncaster South Yorkshire. We opened in 2008 and have grown our services and team over the years and pride ourselves on offering a high standard of fitness and confidence to all.


Benefit is friendly and welcoming and we house 2 pole studios, 1 aerial room and also offer confidence building based therapies within our building at Rossington. We have a wide range of fitness classes including pole and aerial Hoop for children and adults, from beginners to competition level. 


We regularly offer both in house and also host workshops and masterclasses from the "elite" professionals and these can be accessed by all.

All our instructors are experienced, qualified and fully insured. 

Pole Physique
Glasgow - www.tifffinney.com

Pole Physique by Tiff Finney (est. 2010) is a studio dedicated to the progression of students in confidence and self worth via pole dance & fitness techniques.
Pole Physique is a school that also nurtures incredible national and international competitors with numerous titles amongst the students and instructors from prestigious industry competitions. 
We are proud to continually strive to legitimise and celebrate the art of Pole by employing safe practice, leading equipment, relevant training and in immersing ourselves within the pole and non-pole community. 
My Gravity Fitness and Dance
London - www.mygravityfitness.co.uk

My Gravity Fitness and Dance first opened its doors in 2013. We are an Aerial Fitness and Dance studio specialising in Pole Fitness, Aerial Hoop, Aerial Yoga and Aerial Silks.  We also Offer some of the most effective and fun group fitness classes around which include Bootybarre, Power yoga, Limitless Yogawheel Flow, Stretch & Flex, Powerflex, as well as children's Aerial classes, to name but a few. Our fully Qualified and insured instructors strive to make our members fitness journey as fun and safe as possible while offering support and encouragement to all. We are based in Hendon, North West London.  
Mill View Pole Academy

Mill View Pole Academy was established and opened on the 25th of March 2018 by professional pole dancer, pole fitness instructor and competitor, Kiley M Letch. This gorgeous studio is based in the heart of Belper in Derbyshire and sits amongst the Heritage site of the Belper Mills. MVPA offers a variety of Pole Fitness classes and Aerial Hoop lessons, both with certified instructors. The studio is brand new with all the latest equipment to provide you with a clean, safe and secure training space; supported by a community of dedicated students.
In the Shadows
Western Super Mare - www.intheshadows.co.uk

In The Shadows opened in 2007. Since then we have gradually grown and we moved into our own dedicated studio in Weston-super-Mare in 2014. We strive to deliver classes that are safe, effective, fun and inclusive. As well as pole classes we also offer stretch classes and personal training sessions.
Pagans Pole
Bangor - www.paganspole.com

Pagan’s Pole was established in 2009 by Tracy Hancock as a Pole Dance/Fitness School and has since grown to include Aerial Hoop, Aerial Hammocks, Strength Building, PT and Stretch Classes; all taught by highly qualified/certified, experienced and insured instructors.  Our classes are designed to ensure all students are taught in a safe environment whilst also being great fun to participate in.
Pole Attack
Bucks - www.pole-attack.co.uk

Pole Attack first open its doors in May 2010. We now have nearly 200 pupils and 8 instructors working across our three venues. Our main venue is located in Aylesbury, Bucks and is a mixed aerial dance and fitness studio. We provide classes and workshops in all styles of Pole Dancing/Fitness, Aerial Hoop, Aerial Silks, Pole Silks, Flexibility, Handstand and Gymnastic, plus lots more...

We take pride in running and creating a safe, professional and fun environment for our students to practice in.
Pole Precision

London - www.poleprecision.com

Pole precision is a South East London pole dancing school established in 2008. Our philosophy is that Pole dancing is for everyone and we pride ourselves in training students of all shapes, sizes and abilities, in a fun and inclusive environment.

We do this by having years of industry experience. Plus our inspirational instructors, keep our students returning...as they have proved first hand; that with enough hard work and consistency, any one can pole dance. 

Dance Inspires
Oxford - www.danceinspires.co.uk

Dance Inspires is Oxford's first and finest pole dance school. 

Established in 2006 as Oxford’s leading provider of pole dance and fitness, the business provides a healthy, safe and supportive environment for students to keep fit and have fun along the way.


At Dance Inspires, students will learn one of the most fun and challenging forms of dance there is, and best of all, anyone can do it regardless of shape, or age. Pole dancing is truly for EVERYONE, especially at Dance Inspires where everyone is welcomed with open arms!
The team of pole dance and fitness experts are fully insured and qualified, but most importantly have a passion for pole teaching that ensures student's needs are at the forefronts of their minds.
Everyone gets their first class at Dance Inspires for free as the team knows new members will fall in love with the atmosphere in classes of this 10+year old pole family and will want to come back for more - THAT'S THEIR POLE PROMISE.
Indigo Fitness

Hull - www.indigofit.co.uk

Indigo Studios, home to Indigo Pole Dance & Fitness opened in March 2016.


Indigo strives to build confidence, skills and creativity. 


The pole studio is set up in a warehouse with 8 poles at a whopping 4.2 meters high. Here you will find a safe and comfortable environment that caters to all walks of life, offering expert tuition, developing your skills as far as you want to take them. Classes include group pole dancing, body conditioning and private pole lessons. Extra courses and workshops are available including pole routines, heels courses and handstand workshops 


There is a second studio next door available for hire. Regular Yoga classes take place here, the perfect workout to help improve your skills on the pole. 


India Alton is the founder and instructor at Indigo Studios. Fully qualified, trained and insured to offer safe and effective pole dance and fitness classes. 

Momentum Pole & Aerial

Gloucester - https://momentumpoleaerial.wordpress.com

Momentum Polefitness offers inclusive pole dancing classes for women and men of all shapes, sizes and fitness levels, from sexy pole to tricks based pole fitness classes. Our priority are safe and effective classes: qualified, knowledgeable and fully insured instructors deliver structured lessons and educate students in injury prevention and health and safety in pole. We invest in ongoing training to ensure we remain at the forefront of efficacy in student progression and safety.

Halo Vertical Fitness

Lancashire - www.haloverticalfitness.com

Established in 2010, we have taught pole fitness to hundreds of ladies and some men along the way by tailoring our expertise to individual needs, aspirations, and abilities. So successful has our pole adventure been that since moving into a much larger premises we have added classes in Aerial Hoop & Silks, bringing your dream of running away with the circus even nearer! We even offer classes for the kids as well.

We welcome everyone to Halo, its a place where everybody is unique and every body gets to reach its full potential! This is where fun, fitness and friendship is a shared goal, regardless of size, shape or age.

We have a team of 9 instructors all with different skillsets and with a wide range of pole, aerial, dance and fitness qualifications between us. First aid trained, DBS checked and hold safeguarding certifications.

Mind Body and Pole

Camberley - www.mindbodyandpole.co.uk


Mind body and pole is an alternative fitness Studio based in Camberley, offering classes in pole fitness, pole flow, aerial hoop, stretch and other fun and challenging classes.

Mind body and pole was established in 2010 by ETM qualified PDC 3 Star Instructor Leanne Timms who has a wealth of knowledge and experience having been in the industry for over a decade. We now have an experienced and friendly team of Instructors teaching from our custom-built, luxury Studio. All Instructors are fully qualified, insured and first aid trained, ensuring a safe environment for our many students.


Our Studio is a place designed to feel like a home from home. We welcome students from all walks of life; guaranteeing to challenge and inspire each individual, with lots of laughter along the way. Our aim is to prove that fitness really can be fun, whilst keeping safety at the forefront of everything we do.

Studio aria arte Halle

Halle - Germany - www.poledancehalle.de/ariaarte

Studio aria arte Halle is a pole dance and fitness studio in Halle (Saale), Germany with pole classes for everybody. We also have aerial hoop, silk, stretching, twerk and other classes.

Aria arte was established in 2014 by Marco Schlichting and Sandra Reichel, also publishers of the Pole Art Magazine. Sandra is a 4 Star PDC Instructor, a qualified fitness, pole, hoop and stretching trainer and also the co-publisher of Pole Art Magazine. All of our teachers share the passion for dance and are qualified to teach safely and to each person's best.

Aria arte is a place like home - we love to pole dance and we love to share this passion with everybody.
Addictive Fitness
Birmingham - www.addictivefitness.co.uk

Addictive Fitness . . . where six packs are made and champions are raised!

Addicted Fitness is a beautiful fitness studio located in Castle Vale, Birmingham specialising in Pole Fitness, Aerial Hoop/Lyra, Aerial Silks, Aerial Yoga, Circuit Training, Personal Training and Ki-Hara Stretch and Flexibility. We offer an alternative to the every day challenge of going to a standard gym on a pay as you go basis.
Our studio is fully equipped with four Xpert 45mm Spin and Static chrome competition poles 3.5m high from floor to truss system. We also have a 45mm flying pole, two 5.3m high aerial silks, six 3.5m high lower aerial silks for beginners and for aerial yoga and three aerial hoops.
Addictive Fitness is open every day, we offer many classes throughout the week for adults, teens and children from complete beginners through to professional performers, we also offer private bookings (1-1’s, small groups, larger groups and party bookings) at a time to suit you.
We have seven professional instructors at Addictive Fitness and all are fully qualified by Xpert Pole & Aerial Fitness.
Our studio is a happy place to be and we pride ourselves on that, we have an incredible team of instructors that buzz off one another and most importantly bring out the best in the students. We have a lot of fun but we push you hard and with that we get amazing results.
Active Air Fitness
Surrey and South London - www.activeairfitness.co.uk

Active Air Fitness was established in 2010 by Lisa Hickey. Previously know as Totally Pole Dancing Lisa decided to rebrand to Active Air Fitness as they now offer a wide range of Pole, Pole Fabric, Aerial Hoop, Aerial Sling and Trapeze classes. She also teaches kids classes and inclusion seasons for autistic and disabled children.
All of the Instructors are Fully Qualified and Insured with a great amount of experience in their field.
Active Air Fitness has studios in Caterham, Surrey and Carshalton, South London and also a Pole society since 2013 at Imperial University London.

They also run an in-house training/apprenticeship with all prospective instructors with 6 months of mandatory assisting and assessment with and by Lisa personally. Mandatory staff technique training is quarterly.
Chrome Roses
Cardiff - www.chromeroses.co.uk

Chrome Roses Pole Dance is run by pole dance professional Leah Rose. Chrome Roses offers a fun and friendly way to get fit, tones and feel good, in an encouraging and empowering environment. Pole dance and flexibility classes are available for complete beginners through to elite polers. All instructors are highly trained, qualified and insured.
The Fitness Hangout
Godalming - Surrey - www.thefitnesshangout.co.uk

The Fitness Hangout was opened in August 2011 by Jo Dandridge. It is a specialist Aerial Fitness Studio running classes in Pole Fitness, Aerial Hoop and Aerial Yoga/Pilates.  All the instructorss are fully qualified and insured and classes are run to an extremely high safety standard whilst also being great fun for the students.
Pole Athletes
Yorkshire - www.poleathletes.co.uk

Pole Athletes offers an alternative form of fitness to Derbyshire and South Yorkshire. Owned by former Miss Pole Dance UK 2013 and Xpert Master Trainer Lorna Walker. Pole Athletes offers classes in Pole dancing, aerial hoop, aerial silks, aerial yoga, burlesque and Flexibility at their fully equipped, purpose built studio in Chesterfield. All instructors are fully certified and insured, providing you with the highest standard of tuition.
Julies Dance Studio
Southampton - www.juliesdance.co.uk

Julie's dance studio based in Sholing Southampton is home to "Southampton Aerial Arts School" - SAAS. The studio provides a safe and friendly environment for dance and fitness classes for children and adults alike.
All the instructors at SAAS are appropriately qualified, insured, DBS checked and hold a First Aid certificate. They are also PDC registered and have a certification in Anatomy and Physiology for Pole and Hoop. 

SAAS instructors are
Zorena Roe, Julie Burns, Lauren Smith, Sarah Berrett and Sharon Hermitage
SAAS offer a varied timetable of  Aerial classes throughout the week and weekends as well as workshops, including
Pole Fitness
Pole Tricks
Pole choreography
Ninja Pole workouts
Aerial circuits
Aerial hoop
Aerial Gymnastics
Circus arts
SAAS are also the organisers of The Solent Pole and Aerial hoop competition which is held annually every November in Southampton.
Pole Perfect Fitness
Norfolk - www.poleperfectfitness.co.uk

Positivity, encouragement and inspiration are at the heart of everything they do and teach at Pole Perfect Fitness. It is the premier studio for Pole Fitness, Aerial Hoop and more in King's Lynn, Norfolk. Pole Perfect Fitness has been based in King's Lynn for a number of years and has a good reputation within the pole community .

They pride themselves on a professional, step by step, fun and safe teaching environment. They want people to feel empowered and encouraged to develop their fitness and confidence in a modern and unique way. All ages, sizes and abilities are welcome.
The Pole Studio
Surrey, Berks, S London - www.thepolestudio.co.uk

The Pole Studio is one of the biggest Pole Fitness schools in the UK. With a number of full time, dedicated studios as well as classes in various David Lloyd and Nuffield Health Fitness & Wellbeing Centres across the South East, they run over 80 group classes a week and many more private lessons. The Pole Studio is REPS approved and all of their instructors are fully insured and qualified exercise professionals.

The Pole Studio has 17 studios in the South East of England as well as one in South Africa. They became an internationally accredited training provider in pole fitness instructor education in 2011.


Studios - Balham, Cobham, Croydon, Dorking, Epsom, Guildford, Leatherhead, Maidenhead, Reading, Reigate, Staines, Surbiton, Sutton, Twickenham, Uxbridge, Wimbledon, Windsor
Herts Dance and Fitness
Herts - www.hertsdanceandfitness.com

Herts Dance & Fitness was formed originally as StaceyPole in 2008 by Stacey Snedden. Stacey Pole evolved over the years and Stacey decided to branch into other genres of Fitness. In 2011 Stacey was introduced to Anti Gravity Yoga and Aerial Hoop. She instantly fell in LOVE with these Aerial forms. After training and attending both Anti Gravity Yoga and Aerial Hoop certifications she formed HERTS DANCE & FITNESS.

Herts Dance & Fitness is a fusion of Pole, Aerial and fitness classes. They pride themselves on their friendly atmosphere. All instructors are fully qualified, trained and insured. Herts Dance and Fitness is based in Welwyn Garden City and St Albans in Hertfordshire.