Pole, Hoop, Silks & Circus Arts.
Sha began pole dancing sometime around the millennium and took it up seriously as a teacher and advanced student in 2006.
Sha trained, taught, competed and performed until early 2011, when she retired to have a baby,
Missing the addictive sport in 2012, Sha started back at beginner to regain her strength and hone her abilities and was soon asked to join the studios faculty.
Sha has a strong acrobatic and dance background. At age 5, she began training gymnastics and continued on to train and compete at a National level. Sha also trained in Circus Oz workshops, specialising in tumbling, trapeze and tightrope. As an adult, Sha attended classes at NICA (National institute of Circus Arts) where she got to try flying trapeze, cloud swing, aerial hoop, tissue and Chinese pole. Sha also has expert skills in poi, fire twirling, which she often teaches at the studio.
Competitively, Sha has many titles under her belt.
In 2013 she was a finalist in Pole Candy and the Victorian Pole Championships.
In 2014, Sha took out the Pole Candy Semi-Pro Champion title!
Sha was a VPC and APC national finalist 2 years running in 2014 and 2015.
Sha was also part of the team who won the 2014 Pole Games group competition and placed 2nd in Ignite aerials finals in 2015 after only a few lessons on aerial hoop.
After another break to pursue a degree in marketing communications, Sha returns refreshed and excited to teach conditioning classes, poi, circus skills and course classes.