Pole de Leon
Pole dancing as fountain of youth
From the August, 2009 issue
Lisa Welch stares herself down in the mirror. Hips out, head back, her knee-high leather platforms clicking on the hardwood floor to a musical beat, she sensually exaggerates her walk toward the floor-to-ceiling steel pole. Welch bounds skyward, catches the pole then--slowly, methodically, sexily--descends.