News: Six Babywearing dance classes in London

Tuesday 1 August 2017

Sling Swing

Sling Swing offers a mix of swinging dance and gentle movement classes for mums and dads with their little ones in slings and baby carriers.

Latino Bambino

Latino Bambino 45-minute Salsa fitness classes offer mums and dads the chance to wear their babies and dance ‘to the pulsating Latin American tempo’. Latino Bambino is the brainchild of lead instructor, Urska Gestrin Mosquera, a competitive Latin American and Ballroom dancer, and four-time national champion.

Urska says, “After becoming a mother it was difficult to find time to commit to any form of exercise. I found myself dancing at home with my husband and my two little Latino Bambinos and that’s how the classes started.”


Competitive street dancer Veronika leads the GroovaRoo London class. She believes dancing is one of the purest expressions of happiness and offers a ‘joyful dance experience’ to a mix of R&B/hip hop music.

Babywearing Ballet

Hit the barre BYOC (Bring Your Own Carrier) style. For the duration of Babywearing Ballet participants ‘practice usual ballet techniques while wearing their babies in a baby carrier’. Babywearing Ballet is suitable for all levels of fitness and for babies from newborn to any babywearing age.

Buddah Baby

Head to Buddah Baby for ‘a 5-week courses where you’ll learn simple dance routines to popular chart music that you can enjoy at home as well as in the class.’

Joimove Babies

Joimove Babies ‘helps mothers, fathers, grandparents, and children socialise by dancing together’. Classes vary in style and include latin dance, ballet, and belly.

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