Justine McLucas

Australian-born Justine started dancing at 3, performing in a singing & dance troupe called “Teeny Boppers” on stages for years even before her 10th birthday. Graduating from the Hamburg Ballet School at 18, she then went on to complete a degree in a totally unrelated field after an injury to her ankle left her unable to dance en pointe. […]

Anna de Carvalho

Originally from Finland, Anna de Carvalho comes from a classical and contemporary dance background. She completed her professional dance studies in Paris and holds the French Diplôme d’Etat in Dance Education. In her “life before pole” she worked as a dancer, choreographer and teacher in different European countries […]

Cecilia Carlqvist

Cecilia was born in Stockholm, Sweden. She started training at local dancing schools at a young age and found it to be her passion. She continued at the dancing gymnasium VRG- Academy of Ballet where she trained jazz, contemporary and ballet. Cecilia is a certified Group Fitness Instructor from FISAF International […]

Diane Croskin

Diane grew up in the English countryside where pole dancing schools are scarce. It wasn’t until moving to London to study her degree in Genetics, and after training herself for some time, she found Ecole de Pole and immediately fell in love with the contemporary side of pole and beautiful style of dance offered there. After spending some time […]

Joana Irina Dias

Joana is a multi skilled, dynamic and creative performer currently specialising in Aerial Hoop at The Circus Space. She is also an experienced dancer, actress and singer.
Joana has been interested in performing since she can remember as she first took to the stage at the age of 6, winning a song contest in her hometown […]

Kerry Botha

South African-born Kerry started gymnastics at the age of four.
Spending over 18 years in the sport, gymnastics was Kerry’s passion growing up. In her many years representing the South African national gymnastics team, the three-time national champion represented her country at World Championships […]

Aleksandra Karolina

Aleksandra always knew that dancing was her passion, but never got to train properly until she was 16. She joined a local dance group in Poland her native country, where she tried a little bit of everything – ballet, ballroom, hip-hop and contemporary. After two months of hard work, she performed in one of the shows in the theatre with the group. […]

Felicity Logan

Felicity is a pole artist and contortionist who began her story from a small town in the Scottish Borders. After always feeling like a big fish in a smallpond she left her hometown as a teenager to embark on a journey of self-discovery. She came across pole dancing in Glasgow and since then it has been more than a passion but […]

Louisa Outram

Louisa started pole dancing in Jan 2009. She had been considering it for a while when she saw a friends pole dancing pictures on Facebook. She was inspired and had to book a course! She started training with Justine mid 2009, and as she enjoyed Justine’s style of dance and teaching so much, followed to Ecole de Pole when it opened in Jan 2010 […]

Saulo Sarmiento

Saulo Sarmiento is a 24-year-old acrobat, dancer, aerialist & poler from the Canary Islands (Spain).
His artistic life began with rigorous training as a gymnast at the age of 13 with Jose Luis Sanz, and was part of the Canary Islands gymnastic team. Moving to Madrid at the age of 18, Saulo worked in Grease and Cats the musical […]

Klodi Dąbkiewicz

Polish born Klodi was a champion Rhythmic Gymnast in her youth, going on to use those skills as an Acrobat & Circus artist in shows around the world, such as Franco Dragone’s famous “House of Dancing Water” of which Klodi was in the original creation cast, and lived performing the show for 4 years in Macau, China. Now living in London […]

Yvonne ‘Oishii’ Hashim

Being a fitness fanatic and relatively small (5ft ish), Yvonne started her fitness journey in 2002 where she embarked upon a martial arts focus by learningWing Chun and evolved from there to Kick Boxing in 2003, in 2004 she settled on Muay Thai Boxing and continued to train in that field for 4 years. Yvonne says that […]

Christina Xin

Christina was trained in RAD ballet and ISTD modern from the age of 4 at a dance academy in Berkshire. She moved to London for secondary school where she dropped formal Classical training and concentrated on studies, however continued to experiment with cultural dance styles. Recent performances include the UK’s largest […]

Alexandra Vojtku

Alex’s pole career history goes back to 2012 when she started pole fitness in Hungary. The path to pole dance was not quick! She first heard about pole fitness while she was attending university studying Applied Economics and Marketing. After her first pole class she already knew she had found the missing piece from her life. […]


Opera singer by profession, Rachel has been dancing since the tender age of three, and has always had a passion for movement. Even though she comes from a strong balletic background, she has also explored many different forms of dance including tap, jazz, hip-hop, ballroom, salsa, tango and African dance. […]

Sam King

Sam King has been poling for 5 years without any dance, gymnastics or aerial background. However, since a friend dragged him to his first pole class, mainly to get him out of his bedroom, he became obsessed and now spends as much time as he can upside down. Sam is an official X-pole boy representing the company at a host of fitness […]

Alice Gilmartin

Alice Gilmartin trained as a sports acrobatic gymnast from the ages of 7 to 17. When she was 18 shejoined the National Centre for Circus Arts Degree where she specialised in hand balancing and contortion for 3 years.
As a recent BA graduate she now performs in various venues around London and teaches these skills […]

Sam Cater

Sam has always had a passion for Physical activities, and excelled in various sports and performing arts from an early age.
Sam has trained over the years in many different styles of dance such as Ballet, Contemporary, Tap, African Contemporary, Street Dance and Breaking. […]