From the Erotic Domain, an Aerobic Trend in China
By JIMMY WANG (New York Times)
Published: July 25, 2008
BEIJING — Clad in knee-high leather boots, spandex shorts and a sports bra, Xiao Yan struck a pose two feet off the ground, her head glistening with sweat and her arms straining as she suspended herself from a vertical pole.
“Keeping your grip is the hardest part,” she said. “It’s really easy to slide downward.”
Ms. Xiao, 26, who works as a supermarket manager, is one of a growing number of women experimenting with China’s newest, and most controversial, fitness activity: pole dancing. [...]
used to be the hot thing. Could Chinese brides be the next? Maybe so if they keep pole dancing! And who doesn't love Chinese food?Pole dancer coach
? I'd love that job. A bunch of spandex clad women bowing before me. Oh yeah...