Amie Archut is a trained and seasoned dance professional whose passion for dance is evident in everything she does, from teaching to performing. Amie has been a student of dance since she was just 10 years old, training in Ballet, Gymnastics, Jazz, Lyrical, Hip Hop and Salsa. She attended the Philadelphia Creative and Performing Arts High School as a dance major and obtained a Bachelor's Degree in Physical Education from Florida International University. While living in Miami, Amie discovered the art of Pole Dancing. She began training in pole in 2011 and brings her technical dance background into everything she does. It was also while in Miami that Amie took her first yoga class in 2007 and instantly fell in love. In 2014 after moving back to Bucks County, PA Amie decided to fulfill a lifelong dream of becoming a certified yoga instructor. Amie completed her 200 hour yoga teacher training program in the summer of 2014. Along with her yoga certification she is also a Reiki level II practitioner and incorporates this beautiful healing technique into all of her classes. Amie hasn't wasted any time in putting her degree in Education to use, as she has taught a variety of classes including Salsa, Zumba, Yoga and Pole fitness. And with her most recent accomplishment, Amie is the proud owner of Elite Pole Fitness. Her drive, ambition and passion is evident in everything she does.
Amie won First Place in the 2016 Titans of Pole Championships; Category C, the 2016 Queen of the Pole Competition at Double Visions, and the 2017 PSO Liberty Pole Champs; Pro Level.
Amie A. instructs the following:
Pole Level 1
In level 1 students will focus on more advance spins and climbs, as well as spin pole. Students will learn the proper techniques to invert and leg hang, and conditioning skills which will help you advance to the next level! You must have completed Intro to Pole and have instructors approval.
Intro. to Pole Dancing
This class is for newbie pole dancers who have never taken a class before or have only taken 1-3 classes. We will learn the very basics for pole dancing and prepare you for level 1.
Mixed Level Pole Perf.(Closed Class)
Level 1-3 performing in our upcoming Fall Showcase!
Yoga Mixed Levels
Mixed level Vinyasa flow Yoga (this class welcomes beginners). Modifications offered for Beginner to Intermediate students!
Pole Level 1 - 3
In level 1 - 3 we will begin focusing on more advance spins, grips, climbs, conditioning, and spin pole. Students will learn how to invert, leg hangs, and combos. You must have a solid climb and be approved by an instructor to join this class.
Pole Level 2 - 3
In level 2 - 3 we will begin focusing on more advance spins, grips, climbs, conditioning, spin pole, handsprings and combos. You must have a solid climb, chopper, inside and outside leg hangs, butterfly and layback and be approved by an instructor to join this class.
Intermediate Pole Dance Flow
This class is a fun, sexy, pole class which focus's on dance flow choreography on the pole and the floor. Each class will feature a new dance combo. This intermediate level is open to only students level 1 and higher or with instructor approval. Leg warmers, or knee pads, and socks are recommended and heels are optional.
Pole Mixed Levels
Open to ALL level pole students who have taken at least one Intro to Pole class.