• andrew farrall

I had wanted to try pole for a few years, but kept putting it off thinking I would lose some weight

Updated: Mar 9, 2019



What made you start pole fitness ?


I had wanted to try pole for a few years, but kept putting it off thinking I would lose some weight

first as it would be too hard. Then I found an old to-do list/bucket list in my bag last year with things

like pole and burlesque on it, and realised the list was 5 years old and I was just using my weight as

an excuse not to try new things. I decided then, no more excuses, I would get cracking with ticking

things off the list!



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What was your first class like ?


I actually started my pole journey at a studio near Manchester, after googling for studios near work.

I found one that was offering a discounted beginners course... then spent a week deciding whether

or not to book on it! I messaged the studio and told them I would be rubbish as I couldn’t lift my own

body weight but they assured me everyone thinks that.

On the night, I went straight from work so got there waaaayyyyyyyy too early and super nervous (with my