Our Onehuga, Auckland team



Sarah Barr

Owner, Managing Director, Pole & Stretch Instructor

Sarah is the epitome of grace and strength. Starting pole in 2009 with Altitude Pole, Sarah is a regular to the professional and competitive stage. Most recently she won the strength award in NZ Pole Legends 2017 and was the winner of the Trickstar category of Pole Stars 2017. Fitness, health, well being and pole are her obsessions and she just loves to share the knowledge she has in these fields.


Pole & Strength/Conditoning Instructor

Jane is passionate about dance and fitness. She began Pole in November 2014, before joining the Altitude Pole Whanganui teaching team in 2016. Previous to this, Jane has been dancing since the age of 5 and began sharing her love as a Pump and Step instructor while at University. Jane is so proud of the encouraging and supportive environment of the Altitude community and is thrilled to be joining the Altitude South Auckland family and continue to inspire students to find their sparkle. Jane is mostly known for her distinctive curly hair and when not at the studio she can be found making ice cream and blasting Taylor Swift at full volume.


Pole & Aerial Yoga Instructor

​Narelle began her pole journey at Altitude North Shore in 2017 before moving over to Altitude Onehunga. Narelle believes pole is a great expression of strength, creativity, sexuality, power and femininity and she loves pole for this reason, as it taps into so many areas of your life. Narelle brings a wealth of knowledge in mind, body and spirit from working 16 years in the natural therapies profession. Narelle loves watching the growth of students from when they first join pole to months later when they're immersed in the pole community and flourishing.


Pole Instructor


Sarah Sweeney

Studio Manager, Pole and Ballet Barre Instructor

Sarah is head of the pointed toes police. She loves long lines and flowy styles. Sarah has done many years of dance training growing up but now dedicates her time to the art of pole. She comes from a teaching background and is excited to bring her personality and love of dance to her students.

Jenny Gollin

Pole Instructor

Jenny has been pole dancing for 2 years and has a gymnastics background so pointed toes and long lines are a must! She is passionate about helping people on their fitness journeys and loves the way pole dancing combines strength and grace. She is no stranger to instructing as she has been a group fitness instructor at a number of gyms for over 2 years now. Jenny is a recent member of the Altitude family but is so happy that she found Altitude and is excited to inspire others on their pole journey.


Pole & Stretch Instructor

Celeste is an overall caring happy soul, and absolutely loves to share her passion and love for pole and flowy moves, hair flicks is an absolute favourite. She strives on not only making moves look incredible with pointed toes but feeling absolutely incredible whilst doing them with the right level of commitment and passion whilst learning. Starting her pole journey in May 2018, Celeste has progressed in her confidence, strength and flow, absolutely adoring the constant feeling of success and the overall lovingly close community the pole family shares. She loves to help students find their own passion and loves watching the progression of their pole journey.


Pole and Stretch Instructor

Ali has been pole dancing for 6 years and instructing for a large portion of that. She loves how strength can be showcased so beautifully on the pole and will help you work all those muscles you didn’t know you had! She likes to help students find their own strengths and passions, and loves watching them discover confidence in themselves. She emigrated from the UK very recently and found Altitude waiting with open arms, a family like no other, open to everyone! Known for her small pants, ‘laughter is life’ attitude and love of carrot cake.... and gin....


Pole & Stretch Instructor

With a background in dance through her childhood years, Jenna wishes she had found pole earlier, as it has changed her life in the best way. Jenna loves the way you can express yourself through the art in so many different styles. She enjoys seeing people evolve and become confident in who they are.

Jennifer Absalom

Pole Instructor

Jennifer fell in love with pole from her very first class and hasn’t looked back since. Moving from Australia she joined altitude finding her kiwi pole family. She likes the strength, flow, sass and fun of pole... and of course something for everyone! She loves the power, strength and confidence in her own badassery that comes from knowing you can lift your entire body weight over your head because let’s face it... life is better upside down



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