Hello my friends! Welcome to my personal and revised website. I am the owner of the Mr Pole Dance America Competition and I have my own Pole Dancing studio in Haverhill, MA Freerunning Fitness. I am now offering online video lessons right here on my site! When you join and become a member you will have access to my Flexibility and Yoga flows, Fitness and Conditioning, Pole Fitness and Stripper Style videos. The site is easy to navigate through and you can watch the videos on your phone, tablets, and even download them to your computer.
Join me and take all my experience to help you on your fitness journey! I am also offering nutrition coaching and one on one personal training online.
Philip Deal, native of Virginia Beach, Virginia, is an internationally renowned classical and contemporary dancer. He is an award winning choreographer and teacher, whose works have been commissioned by dance companies, schools, and professional dancers in the United States and abroad. At 14, he received his training at the Kirov Academy of Ballet in Washington D.C. and toured with the Kirov Ballet of St. Petersburg Russia across America for three years performing as a soloist in The Nutcracker while spending his summer time at School of American Ballet and the American Ballet Theatre’s Young Dancer’s Program NYC. At the age of 16, Philip was the youngest full-ranking soloist in the history of the Komische Oper in Berlin, Germany. At 18, he was the youngest ever and only American ever to win a medal at the Concours International de Danse de Paris performing original choreography by Mia Michaels. In 2002, he taught ballet at STEPS on Broadway in New York City in its International Young Dancers Program.
Yoga, Pole Fitness, Aerial Fitness
Philip is an Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher with the Yoga Alliance and received his certification through YogaFit Training Systems. He received his advanced Yoga training under Master Adam Nguyen, a descendant of Quang Trung Nguyen Hue, the 18th century Vietnamese King and Yoga Master at the International Yoga Institute in Virginia Beach. He is also a certified Aerial Yoga instructor with Atmosphere Fitness. He received his Pole Fitness certification through Crunch Gym, NYC X-Pert Teacher Training under Kyra Johannesen. He has competed in pole nationally at the American Pole Fitness Championships, National Aerial Pole Art, and Polesque. In November 2012 he won the silver medal at the Southern Pole Championships in Houston, Texas in the senior dramatic division. He won gold in the pro male division at the Supershag Boston Pole Fitness Championships 2014.