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pole dancing

n. sexually stimulating erotic dancing and writhing around a metal pole, onstage, before a largely male audience. I didn’t have the body for a career in pole dancing, so I became a house painter.
See also: dance, pole
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Marcin first got into pole dancing when invited to go along to a class with a friend.
Stella Christodoulou, 32, has been teaching pole dancing in Cyprus for the last three years and now has more than 50 students taking part in regular pole dancing lessons in both Paphos and Limassol at the Theofilos and Stella dance studios.
Webber, who added that she has been hired to teach strippers, said pole dancing as fitness has been slower to catch on in this area than on the West Coast.
I enjoyed the pole dancing - I was working out and learning a skill.
She said: "There is still this very negative image of pole dancing which refuses to go away.
Tobi-Jayne Lloyd, who runs pole dancing workshops in Abergavenny, said: "Once you start street pole dancing, you can never look at a lamp post in the same way again.
Tim isn't really into learning how to pole dancing himself
Pole dancing parties are among the most-requested fitness parties, and the merrymakers are overwhelmingly young women in their 20s and 30s.
Pole dancing has swept the nation as many celebrities and thousands of women have enjoyed the fun element but also the amazing benefits.
Summary: A pole dancing championship in Beunos Aries, South America
Carrie, who lives in San Diego and was visiting the city with a group of girlfriends, boasts online of her love for pole dancing, saying she was "thankful" she found it as a way of keeping fit.
And, as reported in the Gazette last month, pole dancing is making an appearance in the area, with classes at Stockton's Yarm Road Methodist Church.
Pole dancing used to be something only strippers did.
Worryingly, the parents we approached who send their children to these classes argue they are doing nothing wrong, saying pole dancing is just harmless exercise.