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You’re considering taking up pole dancing – or maybe you’ve been pole dancing for years. Whoever you are, it can be tough to find straightforward, simple answers to many common questions.

We understand it can be confusing to know where to start, or even what you’re looking for – you just want to progress. Maybe you have the question, but don’t know where to go to find the answers.

In our Roadmap to Pole, we’ve taken questions from pole dancers across the globe, crafted bite-sized answers for each, and added optional further reading articles from across our website to help you reach your pole-destination with as little confusion as possible.

LATEST ARTICLES

Leg Clocks – Floorwork Tutorial

In this tutorial, you'll learn a fun floorwork flourish that you can add to any routine. We cover Leg Clocks, the regular version of the move, as well as a variant called Half Clocks. With regular Leg Clocks, you will be switching which leg is...

Finding Confidence and Self-Love in Pole Dancing

Everyone struggles with self-confidence at some point in their life. Maybe it’s temporary doubts, or something in life has taught you to be down on yourself. Perhaps you’ve gotten into the habit of neglecting your self-care, maybe you’re afraid to show your true self...

Lotion, Your Skin, and Pole Dancing

One of the first lessons you learn in pole dancing is not to use lotion. It is a mantra repeated by many instructors: “Don’t wear lotion!” resulting in many poles being cursed for mystery lotion smears. Do you know why lotion is such a no-no in the pole...

Tips for Dancing on Spin Pole

Anyone who has worked with a static and a spin pole knows that they are two completely different beasts. Of course, for many people, they learn on static and there’s no warning before they try out spin pole for the first time.When you’re working with a...

Browse the latest from PolePedia. Discover new guides, read pole dancing articles, and learn tips to ace your goals.

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At PolePedia, we want pole dancers across the world to be safe and have access to a studio near them. 

We’ve created a global Pole Studio Map so no matter where you are in the world, you can find a studio near you. 

This pole studio map is community-fueled, requiring the help of pole dancers worldwide to submit changes to pre-existing studios, add new studios to the map, and help their fellow pole dancers. View the map to find a studio near you, or submit information!

 

Free Home Poling Handbook

In this free pole dancing guide, you’ll learn the essentials for poling at home, FAQs, helpful tips, and much more.

PolePedia compares different pole diameters, materials, and brands to determine functionality and safety.

With information on how to choose crash mats, to additional equipment recommendations, and even how to break in your new home pole, you’ll be ready to dance in no time.

Get to know your pole environment, tips on troubleshooting pole installation, and cute ideas for your dance room to truly express yourself. Download today for free and share with friends!

Your Pole Journey is Unique

Other people can face the same obstacles, but your perspective and growth in overcoming those obstacles are uniquely you.

We all come from different backgrounds, health, experience with pushing our bodies, and it changes how we view our struggles, handle difficulty, and celebrate victories.

You know your body better than anyone else, so listen to yourself!
If something doesn’t feel right – stop, find out why, prepare, and try again. Always listen to your own individual needs – and yes, it may change from day-to-day!

By learning about and providing for those needs, you’ll see progress through astounding pole victories, muscle gains, flexibility, grace, and overall boosted mood and self-confidence.

PolePedia provides a single, community-based resource to help you work towards becoming the best version of yourself, whether the key is confidence in who you are, your body image, finding your passion, or a mix of all three.

 

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You asked for it, we delivered! Showing off your pole dancing pride doesn’t have to be expensive, and you can help support the community at the same time. 

With each purchase from our Community Store, you are supporting the creation of new guides, tutorials, resources and products. Thanks to the amazing support from pole dancers just like you, PolePedia has been able to open the community store to our pole family.

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