Our Instructors are professionals – qualified pole fitness instructors, personal trainers, qualified aerial yoga instructors, gymnastics coaches, dancers and professionally trained teachers. Most have come through our ranks starting as students themselves. Their passion stands out.
As well as our teachers undergoing our comprehensive teacher training program, they are variously Certified by the IPDFA (International Pole Dancing Fitness Association), PFA (Pole Fitness Association) and have completed the reknown ElevatED and are constantly updating their skills as performers and teachers.
They are all up to date with First Aid and any teaching our kids and teens classes have their certification to work with children.
When she’s not spinning around in the hoop or working on her contortion skills you can find Amelia on a Netflix binge with her dog. Having danced from the age of 3 to be a R.A.D. trained ballerina Amelia understands the commitment and effort required to be your best. She is quietly spoken but leads her students by example.
She competes and performs in her chosen fields of Lyra and contortion. Amelia teaches in our aerial division working with both adults and our kids classes at either our Artarmon or Castle Hill studios.
AnDre has been pole dancing for several years. After his first class there was no looking back. Despite no dance or gymnastics background, AnDre is known for his Grace & Style on the floor and his Strength & Control on the pole. He’s our Dark Prince of Pole with his performance style usually dark and theatrical.
AnDre has won numerous amateur competitions and was the runner-up at Mr Pole Dance 2014 and finalist in Mr Pole Dance 2013, 2015 & 2016. He performs, teaches and competes internationally and has a large social media following.
AnDre brings not only his passion, strength and poise and the love of our sport but also flair and a profound understanding of correct technique to all his classes. He is also a qualified personal trainer.
Angel has been pole dancing for several years and has been with Miss Fit since we first opened, first as a student then as a teacher. Angel’s dance background prior to pole was on the ballroom dancing stage. She brings grace, strength, skill and the great ability to make the hardest moves seem simple, not only in her own routines but also for the students she teaches.
She has performed at Encore! Sydney Pole Show and was a Finalist in the Pole Stars Competition.
Angel has successfully completed the ElevatED Instructor Training under the guidance of Marlo Fisken (USA) and is a qualified Fly Gym instructor for aerial exercise.
Outside of the pole studio Angel is a mum to two beautiful daughters and she credits pole dancing with helping her body snap back into shape after pregnancy. Angel runs our popular Mums and Bubs classes at our Castle Hill studio. She ensures you get a great work out but she never loses sight that pole dancing is fun and enjoyable. Her classes are full of laughs, high fives and cherry ripes.
Bec is the “Sporty Spice Girl” of Miss Fit She’s a human dynamo with a personality to match. She ‘s reknown for her strength and flexibility.
Since joining Miss Fit, she has developed her dance and pole skills to competition level, representing at Miss Pole Dance, Pole Games, Encore and winning many local pole comps.
She brings her passion and thorough understanding of pole technique to all her classes.
Rachel (aka Bunny) is an amazing and well respected instructor within the Miss Fit community. Not only is she an inspiring pole dancer, she is a qualified personal trainer , and has endless knowledge of nutrition and the human body.
Rachels upbeat personality and positive outlook brings the best out in her students. Her dedication and care for her students has given Rachel a large following within the pole community. You can expect to be pushed to your limits and the words “I can’t” are not allowed in a class with the Energizer “Bunny”. Rachel knows how to drive her students to get the best results from every lesson. Training with Rachel is addictive, as is her passion for pole and fitness.
Camilla (Sea Byrd) fell in love with poling when she tried her first class with Miss Fit in 2015. A qualified mechanic, she started poling to keep work fit and avoid injuries in her physical job. From there, she starting playing with other aerial apparatus such as slings and lyra, as well as dabbling in hand balancing and contortion and very quickly realised she was a total circus addict. In 2019 she made the transition to working as an instructor in the industry at her home studio, Miss Fit. Sea is a techniques focused tricks lover who firmly believes that life is better upside down, and that there is no better feeling than watching a student achieve a new move! Chock full of personality and positiveness Sea teaches both kids and adults classes, and is a favourite with each! You can find her in the studio pushing her own boundaries, proudly cheering for her girls at grad nights and helping students achieve their goals in class.
Carla started pole dancing several years ago and knew she would love pole dancing before she even tried it. Despite having no dance or gymnastics background, Carla has progressed steadily and is known for her captivating and sensual performance style. Carla has competed in several amateur pole dancing competitions including;
Carla is passionate about continually developing her repertoire of moves and performance style. She is devoted to helping her students reach their own pole dancing goals safely and effectively. Carla is a graphic designer by day and enjoys weight training when she’s not in the studio pole dancing. Carla’s favourite things about pole dancing is that it allows her the opportunity to express herself through dance and also gives her an excuse to buy heels.
Eva never saw herself as a dancer until she started at Miss Fit in 2011 with a few close friends for a bit of fun. Little did she know how much it would completely change her body and how her passion for pole would grow into a healthy addiction.
She enjoys maintaining a mix between strength, fitness and flexibility. She loves being able to help her students reach their goals, and supporting them in their journey at Miss Fit. Eva focuses on bringing positivity, energy and progression to all her classes.
Gemma fell in love with dancing at age 7 and hasn’t stopped since. Over the last 20 years has trained in jazz, tap, and ballet, as well as having dabbled in hip hop, contemporary, burlesque and musical choreography.
She started teaching dance over ten years ago and has taught Jazz, tap, contemporary, poleography, floor work and pole dancing. She started pole dancing as a 1 star beginner at missfit in late 2012 and was hooked from the first class.
A scientist by day she takes a detail and anatomical approach to movement when teaching. She loves sharing her joy of movement with others.
Grey Ace joined Miss Fit as a beginner student in 2014, and instantly fell in love. Her favourite things about pole are the sense of achievement when finally nailing those tricks you’ve been working towards, as well as the amazing supportive environment. Everyone in this community is supportive of their fellow polers, celebrating each goal alongside their friends. Her choreography incorporate her other nerdy interests, resulting in performances inspired by Jurassic Park and Batman.
Grey Ace performs regularly placing Runner up in Halloween Heaven in 2018, and 1st Judges Choice in Polation 2019.
When not poling, she also enjoys fire twirling, with fire poi as her equipment of choice, as well as skiff sailing on Sydney Harbor.
Dance is Jacintas happy place. “When I am dancing I feel alive, I feel free and I feel like it’s all I want to be doing”.
She’s a people person, and relates to women really well. One of Jacintas favourite things about teaching a class is seeing her students gain confidence and strength. Watching them achieve what they work hard for is such a great reward.
Jacinta has danced since the age of three. As a child she learnt ballet, tap and jazz. She knew from a young age she wanted to teach. She would choreograph routines and teach them to her friends, and then perform them at school assemblies.
John has been involved with sport and exercise through most of his life including League, Surf Lifesaving and, until opening Miss Fit with his partner Sarah, competing in triathlons. Having not started pole until his forties, John is an example of late bloomer. He loves the motivation that Aerial Exercise & Pole brings to the students, teachers and himself.
His passion is to help those students who want to improve their fitness & strength, improve their abilities on the pole or in the sling. Helping students achieve their goals and thereby improving their personal confidence is Johns continual aim.
John is a certified Master Fly Gym instructor and a Beginners Pole Fitness Teacher certified by the International Pole Dancing Fitness Association – IPDFA.
John teaches our FaST Boys, Lyra & Sling based aerial yoga and aerial fitness classes. While he makes his classes fun & exciting and he will ensure that you feel his workouts the next day.
Determined to defy the laws of gravity and nature, with her passion for pole and the aerial arts, Miss Fit did not start her pole dancing adventure till over 40 and is still going strong 15 years later! This journey has included a radical career change from veterinarian to fitness instructor, and more recently forest fairy (-: Her life mantra is “dare to be different” and she brings that ethos to everything she does. As the co-Director of Miss Fit Dance Studios, she not only teaches pole, aerial fitness, aerial yoga, lyra and conditioning classes, she ensures that the 3 studios are full of happy Miss Fits!
Monique’s enthusiasm, dedication and passion to the aerial arts is clearly evident when you first meet her. Monique presents a beautiful flowing style that combines contemporary floor work with her outstanding aerial style.
Actively performing and competing Monique loves bringing out the passion, with a specific eye for detail
Piper has a gymnastics background with hip hop experience. After her first class there was no looking back. Piper is known for her attention to detail when learning any new move and her dedication to flexibility. Her lyrical, contemporary, hip hop style infused with gymnastics is inspired by her pole idols Sergia Louise Anderson and Marlo Fisken – whom she trained with to become a qualified elevatED instructor.
Piper has competed in Melbourne Pole Games 2014, Miss Pole ACT 2015 and performed at Encore 2015 with the VertiGirls. She has also performed at numerous venues in ACT and Victoria.
Piper brings not only her passion, dedication and poise and the love of our sport but also flair and a profound understanding of correct technique to all her classes.
Our Branch Manager – Rosie – you can see from her pic that she takes her role seriously.
Her duties include warm up partner, student motivation and Customer Relations. She responds to all compliments with a wagging tail and a lick – though, any complaints may be handled in the same manner.
Keep an eye out for her in your studio, she will definitely come and say hello. Her fave outfit is her red bling Tutu.
Sammy C is a regular on the competition circut. Having placed or been a finalist in most competitions she has entered. Renown for her strength and dance style. She has performed as finalist at Pole Candy, Hard Core, Pole Superstars, Halloween Heaven, Podium Goddess, Encore! Sydney Pole Show and many more. Sammy has even placed on the podium at the Natural Body Building Awards with out any specific training apart from pole. A true testament to working hard to achieve your goals.
With Pole Dancing Sammy brings many style of dance into her routine. She loves to incorporate Contemporary moves into her choreography as well some sexy moves. She likes to ensure every student will get to experience a range of dance styles.
Her favourite reward with teaching is motivating her students to develop into amazing dancers – seeing the changes from week one through to grad night and continuing on as they move up to the next level.
Sarah Jane started pole dancing in 2009 and has never looked back. Since the age of three she has participated in elite level gymnastics, taking out many titles including the National Championship in 2002 and Best Junior Elite Gymnast in 2003. She has also studied ballet and contemporary dance. She is a qualified gymnastics and fitness instructor and was teaching gymnastics and acrobatics for seven years before moving to instructing pole. She has been a place getter at a range of pole competitions and has performed at Encore! Sydney Pole Show.
Affectionately referred to as the “Little General” around the studio due to her attention to detail. SJ is a popular instructor bringing a combination of passion, expertise and discipline to her classes which her students love.
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