Age Has No Limit: Meet Latin America’s ‘Grandmother of Pole Dancing’

Pole Dance

Pole Dance (Photo credit: kularock)

For Viviana Morales, age is just a number on her driver’s license. The 50-year-old is a first-time grandmother to 7-month-old Lucas and she practices and teaches pole dancing.

Pole dancing? Yes, “caña,” as the activity is known in her home country of Argentina. “I started (pole dancing) because I was in a crisis,” Morales told Fox News Latino in a phone interview from Buenos Aires. “I had just separated from my husband and I wanted to break my normal routine.”

The year was 2007 and pole dancing was sort of a taboo in Argentina, a top criticism being that it was seen as an erotic dance objectifying women and not a sport or fitness activity.

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