Karri Mae Becker San Francisco Pole and Dance instructor

Karri Mae Becker

Hottttt Seat!, Pole, Twerk, Lyra

As an NASM Certified Personal Trainer and ACE Certified Group Fitness Instructor, Karri taught several different class formats in fitness centers in across Northern Virginia and San Francisco. As an extension of her fitness training Karri was introduced to pole fitness 9 years ago and quickly became dedicated to the sport of pole fitness.

She has been teaching and performing pole fitness for over 8 years and opened her own pole fitness studio – Pole Pressure® of Leesburg in 2009. Karri owned a successful Pole Pressure® Studio in Northern Virginia for 4 years before closing its doors to relocate to San Francisco where she continues to spread the love of pole. Currently, Karri is a Regional Group Fitness Manager for Crunch Gyms in San Francisco as well as an aerial instructor for SF Pole and Dance and Poletential. In addition, Karri has the following ventures…

Founder, CirqFIT Aerial Instructor Certification

Founder, Aerial Arts Association

Founder, Aerial Hoop Tricks

When Karri was introduced to Pole Fitness she was 30 lbs overweight and and a self proclaimed “Insecure Wallflower”. Karri’s favorite part about teaching pole fitness is fostering the same changes in her students that she personally experienced while seeing them develop both physical and inner strength!

Karri has won the following titles:

  • 2017 1st Place Winner Pole Sport Organization – Dramatic Level 4
  • 2012 Peoples Choice Champion, Pole Dance America
  • 2011 Miss South Carolina Pole Champion
  • Pole Dance America 2011 Miss Echo Award
  • Pole Dance America 2011 Miss Technical Award
  • Pole Dance America

Karri has the following fitness certifications:

  • NASM Personal Trainer Certification
  • ACE Group Fitness Instructor Certification
  • Zumba Instructor Certification
  • Aqua Zumba Instructor Certification
  • BASI Pilates Certification
  • YogaFit Certification Pound Fitness Instructor Certification
  • Schwinn Spinning Instructor Certification
  • Les Mills BodyPump Certified Instructor
  • Les Mills BodyCombat Certified Instructor
  • Les Mills BodyAttack Certified Instructor
  • Les Mills CX Worx Certified Instructor
  • Urban Kickbox Instructor Certification
  • Urban KicksAss Instructor Certification
  • Pon de Flow Instructor Certification
  • DISQ Instructor Certification
  • AntiGravity Yoga Instructor Certification
  • AntiGravity AirBarre Instructor Certification
  • HoopnoticaFIT Certified Instructor
  • HoopnoticaFLOW Certified Instructor
  • Vertical Dance Instructor Certification
  • Discoveries Dance Instructor Certification

Upcoming Classes

Hottt Seat!

Chair Dance

Dust off those heels and strap yourself into the Hottt Seat as you transform your metal chair into a sturdy partner. This floorwork-based chair dance class is sure to get you conditioned and learning new choreography. Stick with it each week, as we build choreographed dance and flow to a new song every few weeks. Knee pads are recommended.

  • Lap Dance
  • Hair Tossing
  • Chair Dance