This world-famous athlete has changed the vision on the male pole dancing. 3-time world Pole Champion. Athlete, aerialist, choreographer, photographer. Founder and co-owner of Open Dance Academy. Online pole dance school with high-quality video tutorials. www.opendance.academy
Evgeny Alekseevich Greshilov was born 11th of January, 1981 in a small town in Siberia, Russia. First steps in sport industry he started in 6 years old, from professional skiing. In this young age he has took part at first competitions. Martial Arts, Dramatic Studio, Circus Studio all of that just a top of list he was practicing, when was growing up.
After graduation high school in age 17, he moved to Moscow for getting education in State College of Circus and Variety Arts. He had been alone in the huge city more than 5500 km from home. But it didn't stop him and he successfully graduated from there with diploma in 2002. He took part in different circus show around the world as an aerial performer: "Great Moscow Circus" in Moscow, 2006 "Shangri La - 3" in Japan, 2007 "Balagan" in Spain, 2011
From 2002 he was studying in Moscow State University Of Culture and Arts as a choreographer and graduated from there with diploma in 2008. While studying, he also worked for three years as a dancer with famous Russian pop-singer. He started his carrier as choreographer since 2006. During this time he created a lot of show for dance and circus events. With his choreography Anastasia Skukhtorova won the "2 World Pole Cup" in Rio de Janeiro, 2013.
As a Pole Athlete he was born in 2010, when decided to try himself in Russian Pole Cup. That was a success and he became a triple Russian champion less than in one year. In spring 2011 Evgeny went to Bern, Switzerland for participation at "Aerial Pole International", where won in male category. That was his first international victory. In October 2011 he achieved a title World Champion at "World Pole Sport & Fitness Championship" in Budapest, Hungary and became a first Male World Pole Champion in the history.
Also he got special awards as a "Best Tricks" and "Best Entertainer"
And again he has reached a title of World Pole Champion in London, at "World Pole Sport Championship", 2012. Pole Art 2012 he became 1st Runner Up, Stockholm, Sweden.
The final achievement of Evgeny is a victory in male category at "Pole Art 2013", Helsinki, Finland one of the most prestigious competition.
At this moment Evgeny is travelling with workshops, showcases and judging around the world.