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Pole Classes in Richmond

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Spark Your Joy With Pole Classes in Richmond!

Are you looking for an empowering experience with a welcoming community to try something new? Or are you already experienced, looking for the finest instructors to guide and encourage you? We have it all!

You may be asking yourself... Do I need upper body strength? Do I need to be in shape? The answer is no! We welcome every fitness level, background, and absolutely no upper body strength is required. 

Our Pole program at SOUL Aerial & Performing Arts Center is focused on celebrating positive self-image and connecting you with Richmond's most incredible and inclusive community. Join us to enhance your life, create space for yourself and find joy! Come as you are, be who you are!

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We Offer Pole Classes For Everyone At Every Level!

At SOUL Aerial & Performing Arts Center, we welcome everyone from Richmond and the surrounding areas to join our incredible pole community! By providing pole classes at various levels, you can start your pole journey where you feel comfortable. We can't wait for you to discover empowerment and joy in our pole classes!

Intro to Pole

New to Pole? This is the perfect class for beginners! Join us to learn the basics so you will be fully prepared to start Pole Level 1. Everyone is welcome and no experience or upper body strength is required. Classes will learn how to climb, basic spins and simple tricks on static poles only. What to expect: Poles are shared in classes. Bring a water bottle. What to wear: Short Shorts & tight tank top, sports bra or t-shirt. No shoes and NO Jewelry on hands or wrists please.

Friday Night Pole Jam

For current clients only. Kick off your Friday night with your SOUL Pole friends and come practice all your pole skills! An instructor will be there to answer questions, turn on the party lights and pole jam with you! This time is used for personal practice of current skills learned in class. No instruction will be offered and we ask clients to use good safe practice skills and you may practice at your own risk.

Level 1

After some time in Intro to Pole, join Level 1 Pole. Classes at this level will incorporate floor work, dance, spinning moves, static upright poses, basic climbs and conditioning to prepare for inversions. There is no inverting at this level when the student’s entire body is on the pole. Classes may use both spinning and static poles. Prerequisite: Must be able to easily climb and have working knowledge of basic spins.

Level 2

Classes at this blended level will focus on inverting from the floor, descending inverts and preparations for aerial inversions. This is a great class for those who are ready to start working on inversions from the ground or have at least 4 - 6 months experience in Pole Level 1. You will be sharing your pole with one other person. If you are unsure if this class is right for you, please speak to your instructor or email us.

Classes at this level will incorporate inversions from the ground, descending inversions, climb variations, intermediate spins, and floor work combinations. The student’s body will maintain 3 points of contact with the pole while inverted. Classes will build on transitional fluidity as well as preparations for more advanced spins and pole dismounts. Classes will use both spin and static poles.

Level 3

Pole Level 3 is an advanced pole class. Prerequisite: Must have a clean inversion from the ground and 8 months - 1 year of pole experience or with instructor approval. Classes at this level will incorporate inversions from the ground, descending inversions, aerial inversions, one-handed spins, advanced climb and floorwork combinations. The student’s body will maintain 3 points of contact with the pole while inverted and transition into tumbles. Classes will use both spinning and static poles.

Intro to SOUL Pole After Dark

Dip your toe and discover your sexy side with this introductory class to SOUL Pole After Dark! Join us in this slow paced sexy pole dance class. It has the perfect amount of sexiness on the pole. Wear whatever you want that makes you feel sexy, bring your heels, kneepads or legwarmers and get ready for a unique SOUL After Dark experience. Heels are not required. Adults ONLY!

SOUL Pole After Dark Ready to incorporate tricks, choreography and more after Intro to SOUL Pole After Dark? Get ready for the next level of this sultry pole dance class. It has the perfect amount of sexiness on the pole and off. Whether working with the pole, twerk, chair, hair, or the floor, this class will learn a sexy pole and dance routine to release your inner vixen. Wear whatever you want that makes you feel sexy, bring your heels, kneepads or legwarmers and get ready for a unique SOUL After Dark experience. Heels recommended. Adults ONLY!

 

Don't Miss Out On Our Pole Classes In Richmond!

We can't wait to share the joy of pole classes with you! We welcome all experience levels, ages 18 and up, from across Richmond and the surrounding areas. Find empowerment, joy, and friends at SOUL Aerial & Performing Arts Center. The first step in your pole journey is one class away.

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