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Stories of Impact: Monica Kay

Stories of Impact: Monica Kay

Monica Kay shares how pole dancing helped her through a low point in her life due to extreme vegan activism, plus how she balances her vegan lifestyle with pole dancing and positivity today.

Stories of Impact: Gabrielle DeBuse

Stories of Impact: Gabrielle DeBuse

“I’ve had diagnosed depression since I was 12.”

The Secret to Better Pole Grip? Better Skin!

The Secret to Better Pole Grip? Better Skin!

Hi, my name is Melanie and I am an over-gripper.

Stories of Impact: Heidi Stephon

Stories of Impact: Heidi Stephon

“I never thought of myself as a pretty person until I started pole.”

Stories of Impact: Lucky Tunstall

Stories of Impact: Lucky Tunstall

“I accept that change—mental or physical—can be an ongoing process.”

Stories of Impact: Natasha Parker

Stories of Impact: Natasha Parker

“I don’t want to think about how bad off I’d be without pole.”

Stories of Impact: Erica Schildmeyer

Stories of Impact: Erica Schildmeyer

“The few years right before I started pole were my absolute worst.”

Stories of Impact: Holly Smith

Stories of Impact: Holly Smith

“The impact of pole spreads far and wide throughout my life.”

Stories of Impact: Kerry-Louise Lawrence

Stories of Impact: Kerry-Louise Lawrence

“I suffered depression and anxiety. That was mainly down to the mental abuse from my ex.”