Get fit the fun way!

Pole Position Strength and Fitness offers a range of fitness classes, suitable for all levels, whether you are a total beginner or preparing for a competition, we can help you reach your full potential and follow in the footsteps of our students who have gone on to win competitions. 

Pole fitness has grown hugely popular over the years due to it’s unique and fun way to achieve a healthier lifestyle. It not only strengthens and tones your body, it enables students to grow in confidence, learning to love and develop their bodies. You do not need any prior experience/fitness levels in order to join us. Our classes are designed to aid strength, confidence and flexibility as you progress. 

Pole Position Strength and Fitness is owned and run by Aaron and Lisa Darby, who are passionate, former gymnast coaches and Xpert pole trained/certified. Aaron is also a Pole Dance Community Approved Level 3 Instructor and Grading Assessor.

We have a friendly, welcoming environment, and a great bunch of students who train with us. 


What our customers say

"I love going to classes at this studio.. always learn a lot and leave buzzing with my training I’ve achieved. Great Instructors, very friendly atmosphere and have a giggle with the other students.. trained in a lot of different studios and this is one of my favourites ��"

"This is the best pole studio I have attended. Classes are structured and well run.

Aaron really concentrates on putting the students first and I have learnt so much in the last 6 months, much more than I have at other studios. It's a really friendly environment too.

If you are looking for a fun and challenging way to get fit Pole Position you must try Pole Position!"

"Really recommend these guys! I've made more progress in a few weeks than in the whole 2 years of taking hoop classes definately one of the best hoop and pole classes In the area".

"Love this place! Both Lisa and Aaron are such great instructors. Being in the beginners class now for a few months I really see the progress people have made including myself that they never dreamed they could achieve and it's all thanks to these guys! It's so much fun you feel really supported by everyone. I was so nervous about starting, but I am so glad I did. I would definitely recommend this place.. well I do all of the time"!



Aaron Darby (owner/instructor)

2017 - finalist in men's category at Miss Pole Dance UK

2017 - winner of men's category and best tricks at Miss & Mister Pole Scotland

2018 - finalist in professional category at Lincolnshire Pole Championships

2018 - joint 1st place winner of professional category at Miss & Mister Pole Essex

2018 - finalist in Instructor category at Heir to the Chrome

Our students

2017 - 1st and 2nd places in advanced amateur category at Lincolnshire Pole Championships

2018 - 1st and 3rd place in advanced amateur at Lincolnshire Pole Championships

2018 - 2nd and 3rd place in advanced category, and 3rd place doubles at Miss & Mister Pole Essex.

2018 - 3rd place in advanced category at the Welsh Aerial and Pole Championships

2019 - Finalist in advanced category at Midlands Pole Championships 


Contact info

Should you be arriving by car, our car park is located at the back of Iceland (do a left at the iceland lights and then left again). Drive to the very top of car park by the metal doors and it is free to park anywhere there. Our studio is just through the metal doors

Market Square, Cradley Heath High Street, Cradley Heath, Birmingham B64 5HH, UK

07546 435066


07546 435066

Market Square, Cradley Heath High Street, Cradley Heath, Birmingham B64 5HH, UK

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