|About Ann Christiansen|
"Ann Christiansen is a dancing mermaid! At the age of 7 she started to swim in a local club in Gothenburg, Sweden. She has participated in European & World Championships and 1984 she swam in the Los Angeles Olympic Games. In 1998 she became a World Champion in masters swimming in the events 400 freestyle, 400 IM and 800 freestyle.
After the Olympics in 1984 Ann started a modeling career that took her around the world. She lived for five years in Tokyo 1987-1992.
Returning to Europe, Ann started to study Applied Kinesiology, Massage Therapy and alternative healing techniques covering subjects like Sound Therapy, 7-Chi.keys, Chakra Balancing, Nutritional Kinesiology to mention a few.She had a 10 year carrier as a therapist also being on the staff of the Swedish National Swimteam 1996-1997.
In 1998 Ann discovered Nia and travelled to Portland for her first Nia White Belt Intensive, she was the first Nia teacher in Germany- in June of 2001 she received her Nia Black Belt."