20th Interview is with the one of the most amazing women in the pole dancing world, Karol Helms. She is an inspiration to all but pole dancers and myself included. She has come up with some of the greatest pole moves, please take the time to look through Karols Youtube, there some awesome videos.
Lets hear from Karol……….
Karol Helms is famous in the pole community for her sexy, unique flow and dramatic drops and fall stunts. Also known as RED_KE71 on YouTube, Karol’s pole dancing obsession began in 2006 when she purchased an X-Pole and began self teaching herself and helping others through videos on YouTube. She started competing in 2008 and currently holds the titles of Charlotte’s Poleapalooza 2008, USPDF East Coast Champ 2009, and USPDF Miss Sexy 2010. Now, sponsored by X-Pole, and a Brand Director of the Pole Fit line by Bad Kitty, Karol loves traveling around the world performing and teaching others to find confidence and strength through the art of pole dancing.
How long have you been doing pole dancing?
The moment you realised you love pole dancing?
The first time I nailed my first inverted move, I knew I was hooked..!
Describe your style.
My Style is slow, controlled, and sexy!
Superman fall,because its such a dramatic move when done right and because I created it..!
Tools of the trade, what can’t you live without when pole dancing?
I cant live without my Glitter Heels, rubbing alcohol, Tite grip (for my sweaty hands) and my PoleFit shorts by Bad Kitty!
Any hobbies or passions outside of pole dancing?
Well, you wouldn’t know it by looking at me, but I love love love to cook..!! I also grew up loving to oil paint and draw thanks to Bob Ross..!
Can’t live without?
My friends, my family, my amazing fans who support me so much, and of course my new 40mm X-Pole..!
Growing up I wanted to be a…..
Growing up I wanted to be a lot of things, artist, rock and roll singer, and zoologist just to name a few, but never did I think that I would grow up to be a professional pole dancer..!
Favourite things of all time:
Movie: The Labyrinth
TV Show: TrueBlood
Musician: Pink Floyd
Album: The Lonesome Crowded West
Song: As the World Falls Down – David Bowie
Book: The Stand by Stephen King
Magazine: Vertical Art and Fitness
Food: Drumsticks with Caramel middle..!
Designer: Yard Sales, Goodwill and Walmart here..
Check out Karol’s Website & YouTube Page
Check out Pole fit clothes
Thanks Karol for the interview, have loved looking at all your amazing videos