About

About

Efficient, effective, and fun, The Belle Bod program will get you results! No time for the gym? No problem! Sculpt, lengthen and tone in the comfort of your own home. The creators of The Belle Bod program are two strong women with incredibly busy lives like you!

MEET OUR CO-FOUNDERS

Kristi Stuart
A busy mom of 2, Kristi is an entrepreneur and co-owner of Barre Belle Inc. Kristi trained in RAD and ADAPT from the age of 3. An international competitor, Kristi traveled North America in jazz, tap and ballet events for twelve years. Kristi’s dance career was cut short at the age of 17 when she suffered from a back injury in a car accident. Luckily Kristi rediscovered her passion for dance and fitness with Barre classes.  Kristi has a BSc in Molecular Biology and she became a trained Barre instructor in 2013.  Kristi is also an elite level runner and has completed two full marathons, including the prestigious Boston Marathon. When Kristi isn’t at the barre she’s at the soccer field, dance studio, or ski hill keeping up with her very active family!

Jill Belland
Jill Belland is a busy professional, morning show host and co-owner of Barre Belle Inc. She trained formally in ADAPT, RAD, as well as Imperial Classic Ballet (ISTD) for 13 years. Her dance career continued into University with a scholarship to the Faculty of Dance.  Jill was also a cheerleader in the Canadian Football League where she traveled and cheered for 4 years.  In 2004, Jill’s audition for MTV Canada put her on camera as an entertainment news. Jill is the recipient of multiple awards as a television host and producer.  Jill completed two marathons before re-discovering her passion for dance training.  Jill became a trained Barre instructor in 2013.  In 2016 Jill and Kristi developed their own method of training based in Barre principles and launched a chain of fitness studios “Barre Belle”.  Kristi and Jill created “The Belle Bod” online system in 2017.