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Shanyn Pollard: Pole Dance Champion and Advocate

By Mikaela Demers
Miss Pole Dance Canada Shanyn Pollard at Aradia Fitness London CTV News

Shanyn Pollard, Miss Pole Dance Canada 2011, was brought to London by fellow pole dance teachers at Aradia Fitness to share her expertise and values. As this form of dance emerges, advocates such as Pollard emerge not only defending the workout for its benefits and range, but also against the general stereotypes connected to pole dancing. In addition to the physical benefits, Pollard tells of how rewarding pole dancing is to a student’s confidence and mental strength. Quoting an interview done in 2011, Pollard says, “Pole dancing for me is all about pushing my physical limits. Whenever I see something that looks impossible to do, I make it my goal to learn how to do it.
Learn more:Miss Pole Dance CanadaAradia Fitness

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