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Vicky Biggs – Student Spotlight

Introducing our July 22 Student Spotlight Vicky Biggs – Vicky attends classes at the Durham Studio in Gilesgate. WHY and WHEN did you decide to start Pole or Aerial? I have a condition that causes difficulty with balance and co-ordination. This means I’ve always had an awkward walk that doesn’t use all the right muscles…
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STUDENT SPOTLIGHT OCTOBER – KATY

Katy has been attending lots of different classes at Tempest for over 7 months, she has a positive attitude and always helps out at the start and end of classes. Why did you decide to start pole/aerial? I wanted to do something that combined exercise with fun and that was a bit different. I saw…
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Your Dance CV and Performance Portfolio

  There is no one correct template for a dance CV. Performers, agents and customers all have different preferences. Make it clear, professional, informative and honest. What’s the difference? A CV tends to be shorter and more formal. A Performance Portfolio tends to be fuller, include more background information and images of work you have…
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6 Reasons to Cross Train!

6 Reasons to Cross Train! 1 – Injury Prevention Over use of certain muscles can happen if you focus solely on one thing – be it a move, a style or a sport. (That’s one of the reasons your instructors get you to work on both sides!) Cross training gives the body a chance to…
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Men Pole Too – By Keith Fusco

Men Pole Too Men Pole Too is a Facebook page that I started a year ago on the 9th October 2014 to help educate the world that pole dancing isn’t just for women and that a lot of men do it too. I also created it, in the hope that it could be somewhere that likeminded…
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World Pole Sports Championships 2015 By Anita

AKA “that time our jaws dropped so low we couldn’t see them” On July the 22, myself and my lovely partner (who is also a huge pole enthusiast) travelled down in our tiny Citroen C2 from Durham all the way down to London. This 7 hour journey, although filled with traffic, bad weather, and idiot…
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Team Tempest’s Top 10 Training Tips

When you find that time for training make sure you get the most from it! Training can be vast, wide and varied. It can be classes, workshops, private lessons, just you in the studio, research on the internet, stretching in the sitting room or get training whilst you’re out and about! – it all counts.

Hen Parties Available at Tempest

Pole Dance, Burlesque, Bellydance and Circus Pick the Perfect one for your Hen Party or Celebration! Workshops can be customised to your needs, get in touch to see what we can do for you! We are able to offer a wide variety of parties and workshops with our team of instructors!

Join us at Tempest for Aerial Arts!

Come and give pole, aerial hoop, mixed aerial and aerial yoga a go!