Our 40th interview with the beautiful Ekaterina Guseva from Russia. She ha amazing flexibility and is a beautiful pole dancer.
I was born in small town and never been involved in professional sport or dance. Based in Moscow I started train pole dance in early 2011. After a year training in the dance form, discovered the role of acrobatic gymnastic tricks on the pole when joined Elena Shishkova’s ‘Poledance’ school.
the Flexibility title in the ‘Pole Dance Unity 2012′ competition held in Moscow, and was also a finalist in the “Pole Dance Battle 2012″ in St.Petersberg, winner of “Pole Dance Fest 2013” category artistic profi. Now semi-finalist of IPC 2013.
How long have you been doing pole dancing?
The moment you realised you love pole dancing?
Of course from my first training day and when I tried spining pole.
Describe your style.
I try mix pole dance and tribal dance. Shaman and mystical style. It’s the beginning)
I’m not sure of the correct translation. It’s on pics (attached). And all another moves I trying to do.
Tools of the trade, what can’t you live without when pole dancing?
it’s some resin and platinum grip.
Any hobbies or passions outside of pole dancing?
When I was a child loved drawing now it’s my profession- makeup artist.
Can’t live without?
good music, art in all its forms. Can’t live without my imagination.
Growing up I wanted to be a…..
Favourite things of all time:
Movie: films of Jim Jarmusch, Tim Burton, Lars von Trier, Blake Edwards.
TV Show: The Big Bang Theory, The Mentalist, Friends
Musician: a lots such as Nina Simone, Angelo Badalamenti, Ray Charles, Jamiroquai, Mike Patton…
Song: Mike Patton (Mondo Cane) – Ore D’amore
Book: the last one was The Night in Lisbon by Remarque. Great!
Magazine: HBazaar, Vogue
Food: pasta with cheese. Love it)
Designer: Jean Paul Gaultier – exciting looks nonstandard.
Thank you Ekaterina Guseva for sharing your story. Xx