Fun Facts Friday: Kyra Johannesen, Body & Pole Co-Owner & Pole Fitness Instructor and ElevatED Founder & Master Trainer

Introducing our Fun Facts Friday weekly feature. Each week, we’ll share some fun facts about the Body & Pole team that you might not already know. We hope you’ll get to learn a little bit more about us and what makes our team here so special.  Kicking things off with our co-owner & pole fitness instructor, Kyra Johannesen. Did you know that…

    1. When I was 15, I danced for the ultimate diva Diana Ross’ halftime show at the 1996 Super Bowl (which was also its 30th anniversary!). Yes, it’s also the one she famously left in a helicopter.
  1. I created and choreographed a Performance Series for PS 1 MOMA on SO-IL: Pole Dance art installation in 2010.

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  1. I produced and performed in Diplo’s 2012 “Set it Off” music video.
  1. But my greatest accomplishment – above being a wife, mother, and entrepreneur – is being crowned “Stripper Idol 2010” at the world-famous Sin City Cabaret in the Bronx.