Ilana is a qualified and experienced, advanced level Pilates instructor. Ilana has a BSc in Biology, she is a qualified Gym instructor and has studied Pilates to an advanced level with a number of teachers, with varying styles. Ilana has studied martial arts including boxing and Tai Chi and has been learning basic Alexander Technique and running skills. After breaking her back in two places (whilst horse riding), Ilana studied Pilates to create a programme to effectively manage pain and then build and maintain the strength in her back.
Ilana is a dog enthusiast, watches cricket for days at a time and runs regularly. She has run the Great North Run and now favours 10km distances.