Nadia Shariff is our next pole files interview. I have the pleasure of doing a workshop with Nadia last week and she is an absolutely amazing instructor plus an energetic performer. I am always so engaged when watching any of Nadia’s performances, she attracts and engages the crowd. I found her a warm and bubbly person with the most amazing hair:)
Lets hear from Nadia..
I’ve been pole dancing for 5 years. Started teaching myself tricks from watching YouTube and then quickly started competing, teaching, growing and sharing the love of pole. I am proud to say that I am the 2012 National Aerial Pole Art Champion, the 2012 California Pole Dance Champion and the 2012 Pole masters Cup Doubles Champion with my amazing partner Mina Mortezaie.
How long have you been doing pole dancing?
The moment you realised you love pole dancing?
The moment I saw Felix Canes first winning Australian routine
Describe your style.
I would say my style is energetic, aggressive and entertainment based with a taste of acro and contortion
My favorite move is the Chinese Phoenix because I worked so hard on creating it thru theoretical physics
Tools of the trade, what can’t you live without when pole dancing?
Pole dancing makes me feel powerful and the community makes me feel whole.
Any hobbies or passions outside of pole dancing?
I am passionate about teaching math to anyone willing to learn.
Can’t live without?
Growing up I wanted to be a…..
biomedical/neural engineer in hopes of making a “Terminator”
Favourite things of all time:
Movie: The Wedding Singer
TV Show: Daria
Musician: Mariah Carey
Album: Live Through This by Hole
Song: Dazed and Confused
Book: The Immortals
Thanks taking for giving us some more insight into your life. Xxx