Beijing's pole-dancing former policeman


Gong Yifei, 24, is the only man to be found at Beijing's Luolan Pole Dancing Club. But that is not the only unusual thing about him.

Before becoming a regular at the pole-dancing training club, he had been a squad leader in the armed police force.

He says his decision to abandon the battlefield for the pole baffled many of his dance teachers.

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