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Pearly's Journey continues-Pole Dancing


In the realm of fitness, breaking barriers isn't just about building muscle; it's about proving that strength comes in many forms. At 58, I recently embarked on an unexpected adventure — my first pole dancing lesson.


A massive thank you to Shannon Harris (https://wightartsfitness.carrd.co ) who invited me to take part. I was extremely nervous at first but Shannon was so inspiring that my competitive spirit soon reared its head and I loved every minute.



The goal wasn't just to showcase physical prowess but to illustrate that as a bodybuilder, my strength and abilities extend far beyond the traditional weights and stages. This experience is not just a personal triumph but a testament to the holistic approach to fitness that I champion on my website and will continue to embody in my upcoming online fitness courses.


As a competitive bodybuilder, my journey has been defined by discipline, dedication, and the pursuit of peak physical condition. However, the desire to explore new horizons and challenge preconceived notions led me to the world of pole dancing. It's not about conforming to stereotypes; it's about defying them and proving that strength knows no boundaries.



My fitness philosophy extends beyond the sculpted physique; it encompasses mindfulness and overall well-being. Pole dancing, with its combination of strength, flexibility, and artistic expression, aligns seamlessly with these principles. This endeavor isn't just a physical challenge; it's a celebration of the mind-body connection that is integral to my holistic approach to fitness.


Fitness isn't one-size-fits-all. My journey proves that. From bodybuilding to pole dancing, each discipline contributes to a well-rounded fitness routine. As I share this experience on my website, it's a call to everyone, regardless of age or background, to explore the vast tapestry of fitness opportunities available.


In January 2024, my online fitness courses will go live, embodying the principles of holistic well-being. These courses go beyond traditional bodybuilding training techniques, incorporating a variety of activities that promote mental and physical vitality.





As the music played and I moved around the pole, I felt a sense of empowerment that went far beyond the physical realm. It wasn't just about dancing; it was about breaking barriers, challenging perceptions, and proving that strength is a multifaceted gem.

To those contemplating their fitness journey, I say this: Embrace the unexpected, challenge yourself, and redefine what strength means to you. Just as pole dancing has become a part of my path , may your journey also be a dance of strength, resilience, and the joy of discovering the limitless possibilities within.


See it - never stop -make it happen


Love Pearly xx


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