Gigi Yogini

Occupation: Yoga Teacher and Writer
Twitter: @gigiyogini
Instagram: @gigiyogini
Facebook: @gigiyogini

Brigitte Kouba Neves, better known in the yoga world as Gigi Yogini, teaches yoga in a way that promotes confidence and courage, both on and off the mat. As an advocate for body positivity and healthy body image, her classes are designed to strengthen both the body and the mind with progressive sequencing, options for modifications, and a constant reminder to listen to the wisdom of your inner teacher.

An E-RYT 500, Gigi has been teaching ferociously since 2009. Her signature styles include the YogaWorks method, Vinyasa flow, Tantra Kundalini, Yin/Restorative, and Yoga for Kids. Regardless of the style and audience of the class, Gigi teaches with compassion, encouragement and a hint of humor.

Gigi’s gives women of all ages, shapes, sizes, backgrounds and abilities the tools and resources to love their bodies. In recognition of her work, Gigi has been featured in a variety of magazines including Yoga Journal, Mantra Magazine, and LA Yoga Magazine. She has been an Ambassador of Affirmats, FitFit Activewear, lululemon athletica, Manduka and YogaEarth. Gigi’s writing and videos can also be found on, MindBodyGreen, Elephant Journal and