|Students attempt moves on a stripper pole at the Las Vegas Stripper University. Photo:Courtesy]|
While this may sound totally inappropriate, Kristy Craig of Duncan's Twisted Grip Dance and Fitness Studio on Vancouver Island insists that there's nothing untoward about it.
"There is nothing provocative. There is nothing sexual about it … It's pure fitness and strength and fun. I mean kids love climbing trees. They will climb anything."
Indeed, they will climb anything, but do you want your kids climbing a pole? That is the question.
It's worth noting that pole dancing is beginning to be recognized as a sport worldwide. Children as young as seven were cleared to compete in the upcoming National Pole Dancing Championships in Russia.
-Adapted from ABC News