About

Irmingard Mayer Pole
Photo by Nina Reed

Irmingard is a pole dance instructor and performer with a background in music and theater. She discovered pole dancing in 2009 and instantly fell in love with its blend of athleticism and artistry. She is the 2015 US National Pole Art Champion, 2014 Northeast Aerial Art Champion and 2014 Atlantic Pole Championships Dramatic Champion. She was a featured pole dancer with Guns N’ Roses for their residency at the Hard Rock Casino in Las Vegas. She also performed at the official after-party for Alexander Wang’s NY Fashion Week show. She has appeared in several major motion pictures as well as television programs utilizing her pole skills. Irmingard teaches at Body & Pole in NYC where she is also the studio’s Assistant Manager. She is a blogger and contributor for Bad Kitty where she assists with coverage of the pole dance industry. She believes pole dancing is an athletic art form that is physically challenging, mentally stimulating and emotionally healing.

National Aerial Pole Art 2014, 4th Place, Photo by George Grigorian
National Aerial Pole Art 2014, Photo by George Grigorian

CERTIFICATIONS
AFAA Group Fitness
elevatED Pole Fitness
XPERT Pole Fitness
TRX Suspension Training
Spinning
CPR and First Aid

COMPETITION
2015 US National Pole Art Champion
2014 Northeast Aerial Art Champion
Atlantic Pole Championships 2014, Dramatic Champion

TV/FILM CREDITS
Short Film for W Mag/Pole Dancer/Lucia Martinez, dir. Jermaine Browne choreo.
Mysteries of Laura/Aerial Yoga Student/McG, dir.
Power/Stripper/Anthony Hemingway, dir.
Law & Order: SVU/Pole Dance Instructor/Michael Smith, dir.
#Lucky Number/Pole Dancer/Brendan Gabriel Murphy, dir.
Towheads/Pole Dance Instructor/Shannon Plumb, dir
I Don’t Know How She Does It/Stripper/Douglas McGrath, dir.

LIVE PERFORMANCES
“¡Qué Noche! con Angélica y Raúl” on Telemundo, Miami
Alexander Wang Official NY Fashion Week After Party, Pier 94 NYC
Guns N’ Roses Residency, The Joint at The Hard Rock Casino in Las Vegas
The Box, NYC
Schtick a Pole in It, NYC
Es un desde…, Noritoshi Hirakawa, Y Gallery, NYC

THEATER/WORKSHOPS
Pussy Valley, Git ’em Gidget, Written by Katori Hall and Directed by Patricia McGregor

Facebook: Irmingard Mayer 
Twitter: @IrmingardMayer
Instagram: @Irm212
YouTube: PoleDancer212
IMDB: Irmingard Mayer

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  3. I am 57 years young and I have always worked out. Currently I do a boot camp and 2 personal training sessions a week. I’ve always been interested in Pole fitness. I live in the Charlotte NC area and would like your advice in finding an accredited facility to take pole fitness/dancing lessons! At this time in my life, if I’m successful and can handle the classes, I will be one of the biggest, supportive voices out there!!! Thanks so much. Judy

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