Hey there! You might know me as Karolyne, but at Iron X Fitness, I wear many hats – from being a studio owner and pole coach to a performance artist and mom. As a female force of nature in our little pole community, I’ve come across a concept that has recently captivated my attention: being “curiously ignited.”

Being curiously ignited is about delving into the depths of untapped potential within ourselves. It’s a mindset that encourages constant growth, exploration, and understanding. Curiosity acts as the ignition switch, lighting up the path of lifelong learning and driving us to seek knowledge, challenge assumptions, and embrace new ideas.

When I first discovered pole dancing, my curiosity was sparked. The fusion of strength and grace, the captivating moves, and the incredible potential for self-expression ignited a flame within me. It was a world entirely different from my everyday life, and I was enraptured. This curiosity propelled me to learn more, practice tirelessly, and eventually start my own studio. The passion within me still burns brightly, and I witness that same flame in the eyes of my students every day. It ignites when they conquer a fear, hit a move they’ve been working on, or allow the music to move them.

Being curiously ignited goes beyond societal norms and challenges us to question, explore, and challenge the world around us. It encourages us to never settle for less and continuously push for growth. It’s about embracing our passions, stepping out of our comfort zones, and celebrating the beauty of continuous exploration in all aspects of our lives.

As a mom, my deepest desire is to pass on this spark to my children. I want them to understand that life is a realm of wonders waiting to be discovered. Just like pole dancing, it’s filled with trials, errors, pain, moments of discouragement, and moments of triumphant joy.

So, my invitation to you is this: whether it’s on the pole, in the studio, at home, or in your personal journey, stay curiously ignited. Embrace your passions, step out of your comfort zone, and unapologetically explore your authentic self. Challenge societal norms, seek knowledge, and let the fire of curiosity guide you towards self-discovery and growth.

Let the concept of being curiously ignited inspire you to embark on your own journey of passion and unfiltered exploration. Celebrate the joy of continuous discovery, question assumptions, and ignite the flame of curiosity within you.

Yours in passion and purpose,

Coach Kerosene XOXO