Sarah Jade is an American professional pole dancer and the founder of Buttercup Pole Dance, a premiere pole and aerial dance coaching institute situated in the heart of the Tampa Bay Area in Florida. She worked as a bartender in her late teenage years and witnessed some pole dancers flaunt their skills on the job and promptly fell in love with the dance form. She took it up as a hobby initially and started learning the moves all by herself. Sarah then took part in the Florida Pole Fitness Championship and won the “Most Athletic” award in two consecutive years (2012 and 2013). She founded the pole aerial dance coaching institute, Buttercup Pole Dance, where she started teaching pole dance to aspirants. Over the years, she has traveled around the country and has performed at various events like ‘Florida Pole and Aerial Arts Showcase’, ‘Pole for a Purpose’, ‘Ink N Iron Showcase of the Stars’, and ‘Miss Pole Dance America’. She also won the title of Miss Pole Dance America in 2016 and became the brand ambassador of Bad Kitty, one of the most popular pole dance costume stores in US.
As a teenager, Sarah Jade used to work as a bartender in Florida where she was exposed to the art of pole dancing. After watching some pole dancers showcasing their skills on a pole, Jade was fascinated and decided to learn the art form. She found some videos on the subject on the internet and started practicing the steps shown in them. She then took it up as a serious hobby and worked on sharpening her skills.
Sarah Jade started performing at various events after going through an intense phase of self-learning for two years. She later founded the pole and aerial dance coaching institute named ‘Buttercup Pole Dance’ in 2011. Since then, she has dedicated herself to teaching the nuances of the art form to aspiring pole dancers.
Over the years, Jade has traveled to various parts of the United States and participated in numerous popular events. She has performed in events like ‘Florida Pole and Aerial Arts Showcase’, ‘Pole for a Purpose’, and ‘USPDF Amateur Nationals,’ where she finished second in 2012. Jade also took part in the pro division of the Florida Pole Fitness Championship, which she won twice, in 2012 and 2013. She has also performed in other events like ‘Ink N Iron Showcase of the Stars,’ ‘Pole Show La Soloist,’ ‘Miss Pole Dance America’, ‘USPDF Battle for Armageddon,’ ‘Dance Filthy’, ‘Vertical Desires,’ and ‘Nude Nite Aerialist.’
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Sarah Jade was born in Tampa Bay, Florida, on December 12, 1987. She graduated from the University of South Florida with a degree in sociology in 2011.
She married the popular actor, professional wrestler and mixed martial artist, David Michael “Dave” Bautista Jr. in 2015. Her husband holds the record for the longest reign as World Heavyweight Champion. She became Bautista’s third wife; he was previously married to Glenda Bautista and Angie Bautista.