Gill Bann

Tutor/Yoga Teacher/Swimming Instructor

Birthlight Charity

From a career in Dance, sport management and swimming Gill’s first introduction to Yoga was with Gita Iyengar in London, which sparked a great passion to learn more. After qualifying as a RYS Yoga teacher in 2014 her next good fortune was to train in Cambridge with Françoise Freedman and Sally Lomas Founder and Directors of Birthlight.

Combining her swimming teaching and coaching experience with exploration of innovative body based practices to support motherhood in Aqua Natal yoga, Aqua Yoga Therapy and Baby Swim. 2018 Gill was asked to expand into tutoring for Birthlight, So along with working weekly classes as a swimteacher & Pregnancy Yoga Teacher in Belfast, Gill has lectured and taught in China and Russia, whilst running regular training in UK and Ireland which has inspired her to deepen her knowledge in all aspects of pregnancy birth and beyond.

Originally from Liverpool, Gill’s love of life brought her over to Northern Ireland where she married and had her 2 children. She is passionate about providing a supportive and nurturing environment to everyone she teaches not forgetting to have fun in her classes.