Alana Jackson is our newest instructor. Alana started dancing at the age of 3 and has training in modern dance, 8 years of Rhythmic gymnastics and 10 years of RAD Ballet during which she was also part of the South African Ballet Academy. After university she was looking for a more challenging dance form and stumbled upon Pole Fitness in Johannesburg 2013, where she fell in love with the sport and hasn’t looked back since.
In moving to Cape town in 2014 she also became a burlesque dancer (aka Sapphire Flex) and is now a popular performer and instructor in the community. “Your body needs the physical challenge, your mind and soul needs the emotional escape, your self confidence needs the boost. All this can be accomplished with pole dancing.” Alana is a regular pole competitor and holds the following titles:
- – Miss Pole Dance SA Intermediate 2013
- – SA Pole Sports Federation Snr Professional 2015
- – Miss Pole Dance SA Professional 1st Princess 2016
- – Miss Pole Dance SA Most Artistic 2016