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Approved Studios

Kent - www.phases-studio.com

Phases Dance and Fitness Studio is based in Margate, Kent.  It is owned by sisters Kristina and Heather Walker, who have been in the pole industry for many years and have represented Great Britain 3 times in World Pole Sport Championships, placing in the top 10 every time.  
Phases opened in 2013 and has grown considerably over the years, and now offers classes in pole, hoop, silks, static trapeze and hammock.  All of Phases' instructors are Xpert qualified/certified and insured, and Kristina is herself an Xpert trainer.  
PoleFit Angels
Sussex - www.polefitpersonaltraining.co.uk

Pole Fit Angels was set up by Louise Stillman in 2011. Louise has a strong sports background and is a personal trainer and sports masseur. She fell in love with pole fitness after taking a class in her local gym in 2004, since then she has trained with some of the best in the industry to develop her knowledge. Pole Fit Angels welcomes beginner to elite students in their full time studio in Framfield, East Sussex. Fleur Peacock runs Pole Fit Angels in Haywards Heath, begining her pole fitness journey with Louise in 2011. Fleur is also a personal trainer and Pole fitness instructor.  Pole Fit Angels is all about making fitness fun. All of our instructors are fully insured and qualified and your safety is their upmost concern.
Pole Position
Dunfermline, Scotland

Pole Position Dunfermline is owned by Lisa Gibson who has been working as a PE Teacher for 15 years and developed a passion for all things pole and aerial 8 years ago. Classes include pole fitness, spin pole, pole bootcamp and kids circus classes. We are a studio space in the heart of Dunfermline and winners of best new business 2020 at the Scottish Business Awards.
CAW Fitness
Sussex - www.caw-fitness.co.uk

CAW Fitness (Castle Aerial and Wellbeing) was created in 2015 by Tamara Castle as an aerial and pole fitness studio. At CAW Fitness we strongly believe in a holistic view to teaching, meaning that we engaging and developing the whole person in a positive, safe way whilst encouraging self-expression. We aim to help you to develop physical, emotional, mental as well as spiritual wellbeing. Our fully qualified and insured instructors host a range of classes including pole fitness, aerial hoop, aerial yoga, aerial silks, aerial sling and flexibility classes.
Butterfly Studio

Arbroath - 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'.  

Body Synergy

Body synergy offers a fun and professional health and fitness service in Birmingham, catering to a wide range of people looking for a healthier and happier mind and body. Our intentions lie in promoting an active lifestyle, and offering a mechanism for empowerment through engaging in physical activity and exercise.  Body synergy offers an alternative to the conventional gym routine and presents Birmingham with fun and stimulating forms of exercise. We are enthusiastic about the training we do and are captivated by the strength and athleticism required for this beautiful art.  We say, break the mould and break away from the norm, getting fit and healthy doesn’t have to be boring!
One of our most popular services is our Pole Fitness classes which we offer across 4 locations in Birmingham.  We offer many fitness based pole classes where we recognise pole as an artistic sport, training tricks, holds and combos.  We also offer Exotic Flow lessons where we explore the more sensual side of pole and floor movement.  Exotic pole is extremely addictive and our classes provide a place where you can open up and find your sexy side in a safe and friendly environment with like-minded women !  Our third pole based class is Lyrical Flow where we learn some really beautiful dance routines.  We aim to develop our lines and elegance and dance artistically covering many basic foundations of contemporary and ballet intertwined with pole technique.    
We offer Aerial Hoop or Lyra lessons alongside all of our pole training which is another super fun way to get fit and meet some awesome people doing so!   Our studio also features a large range of Calisthenic equipment and we specialise in calisthenic conditioning to perfectly supplement our pole and aerial offering.  
Alongside our regular studio timetables our team of 5 qualified instructors teach lots of private lesson each week and we run 2 university pole societies.  Owner and founder Lucille Marshall specialises in contemporary dance and offers coaching for competitions choreography also.  
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.
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.
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. 
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
Derbyshire - millviewpoleacademy.co.uk

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. 

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.

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 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.