You've probably heard of the fitness craze Zumba, a workout known as a dance fitness party. I originally tried Zumba with a friend by following a fitness DVD.
While the DVD was fun and the hip-swiveling moves were a blast (and effective at w... Read more
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Are you bored with your cardio workout? Do you yawn when thinking of getting on the stationary bike again? Are you already dreading the stair stepper workout that you have scheduled for tomorrow morning? If you answered "yes" to any of thes... Read more
I took a Spinning class for the first time after I moved away to college. I was active in sports throughout high school, and I knew that I wanted to stay strong and fit. Now it was up to me to do that on my own. I didn't know anything about Spinn... Read more
Did Zumba for an hour this morning, it was killer. I wanted to punch all their smiling faces. How can people be so happy when they work out? I only feel happy afterwards. It doesn't help that I am a terrible dancer. Lol.... Read more
I always go to the classes I'm interested in before I join a gym because a good instructor can make all the difference. My Zumba instructor brings in belly dance skirts for us to wear and always promotes a fun, positive atmosphere! She's fantastic an... Read more
Editor's note: You've been asking about Zumba for a long time, so we are happy to share this guest blog post from one of our favorite bloggers. Gina, otherwise known as The Fitnessista, is not only a HUGE fan of Zumba, but she's a Zumba i... Read more
I remember the first Zumba class I ever set foot in at my university's recreation center. The instructor was so full of energy that it made me a little uncomfortable, and the room was jam-packed with girls (and a few guys!) shaking their hips and... Read more
typing this on a phone...
went to the Baltimore YMCA to perform 5 routines as an instructor.
it went really well.
very warm & friendly group. nothing like my local gym.
I was invited back by management to sub
to come again next Saturday.... Read more
Taking it easy tonight...probably will go for a walk or do some weights.
Nothing strenuous on my legs or where I might hurt myself. Particularly my recovering calf.
TOMORROW I will be in downtown Balto all day getting my zumba instructor license... Read more
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