Clare Stringer

Studio Director & Lead Instructor

Clare has been dancing for over 23 years and has been teaching Pole and Aerial Fitness for more than 13 years.

Having gained qualifications in both dance & fitness including Exercise to Music. As well as extensive instrcutor training across all aerial disciplines taught at the studio.


Clare performs Pole & Aerial Hoop professionally at corporate events and competes in national competitions.

Clare proudly works with industry leaders XPERT Aerial Fitness as an instructor trainer within their European team.


She has also trained with AntiGravity®,  , completing certifications in AG Fundamentals 1&2, AG Aerial Yoga 1 & AirBarre.


In 2019 Clare competed in Authentics Midlands Pole Dance Competition, placing 3rd. Dance Filthy Northern placing 2nd and is the current Exotic Generation UK New Face winner. 

Hannah Neale

Advanced Pole Fitness & Aerial Hoop Instructor

Hannah has been training in Aerial disciplines for 7 years and began instructing 4 years ago, completing her training with Spin City Fitness.

Having trained with AntiGrvaity®, Hannah completed instructor certifications in AG Fundamentals level 1&2. 


Hannah joined The Flight Lab team in 2016 and has taken our advanced tricks classes to a whole new level! You will also find her running our amazing Body Flex classes on a Tuesday!


In 2019, she competed in Authentics Midlands heat and placed 2nd in both Miss Pole Essex and The London Pole Championships.  

Elana Walker

Pole Fitness Instructor 

Pole Fitness Instructor 

Pole Fitness Instructor 

Pole Fitness Instructor 

Elana, our awesome resident Aussie has been training in Pole Fitness for more than  6 years. 

Elana trained as an elite student with Miss Filly in Australia and has competed and won Miss Pole Dance Essex 2 years in a row! 

Having completed her Xpert Level 1 & 2 Pole Fitness Instructor training 2019, she now teaches and assists beginners pole fitness classes and runs our pole strength class. 

Vicki Bye

Aerial Hoop Instructor & Assistant

Vicki is our resident performer and when she's not in a hoop, you will often find her breathing fire, angle grinding or parading around on stilts!

Having originally learned Aerial Hoop whilst working with a circus team, Vicki has been training at The Flight Lab across a range of Aerial fitness techniques for almost 4 years now.


She recently completed her Xpert Aerial Hoop Instructor training and you will now see her assisting and teaching in our weekly Aerial Hoop lessons. 

Loren Fuell

Pole Fitness Assistant  

Loren has studied dance and fitness and is very keen to expand her knowledge by adding aerial instructor to her list of acheivements!


Loren assists our lead instructors with Pole Fitness classes and also is lead cover instructor for Pole Choreography. Loren will soon begin her aerial fitness teaching certification and will be teaching beginners and intermediate Pole Fitness. 

Georgia Atherton

Aerial Hoop Assistant  

Georgia has been training at The Flight Lab for over 2 years  now and has experience in both Pole Fitness and Aerial Hoop. 

Georgia currently assists with our beginners classes and introductory courses and will soon have completed her instructor certification and will teach beginners Aerial Hoop