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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I needed to get a social life. This revelation hit me late on a Friday night when I realized I had spent another evening knee-deep in laundry when I really wanted to be out having some fun. Busy with work and family, I hadn’t seen my girlfriend... Read more
If you're new to exercise, overweight, or dealing with pain caused by an injury or a chronic condition like arthritis, your doctor may have recommended that you start a low-impact workout program. But what does "low impact" really mean&... Read more
Everything you do burns calories—breathing, sleeping, standing, and all of the active pursuits you enjoy. But what does it take to burn just 100 calories? You may be surprised by how little—or how much—activity you have to do to ach... Read more
Going to a holiday party tommorow and know there will be TONS of food and drink. Have been in this position before where I am watching my weight and the hostess just keeps saying eat, eat, drink, etc.! I will try to eat as healthily as possible a... Read more
I'm trying to decide whether to go to a zumba class this AM. I think I definitely will! I was going to save my exercise for tonight at 6PM but I think it's better to do it this morning and get the stress out. I was going to post this to ask if I s... Read more
I'm thinking about going to a zumba class this morning before thanksgiving but I'm concerned there won't be time before cooking and cleaning. I think I will really enjoy zumba though.
I'm not sure my fiance likes me going to his gym, but I pay... Read more
I just did Zumba Cardio Party today and I LOVE it and the great part is that it doesn't feel like exercise! Try it out or something similar because I've learned that if it doesn't feel like you're exercising you're likely to stick to it.... Read more
Zumba is super popular these days, so we knew it was just a matter of time before you could join in the fun and fitness at home. Now you can! To kick off our annual dailySpark Holiday Giveaway, the folks at Majesco Entertainment are giving away three... Read more
Contest closed! The winner is: NEWLIS2010!!!
I'll be honest: I saw an ad for the new Zumba Exhilarate workout set on SparkPeople.com, and it caught my attention. I know how much our members love Zumba classes and DVDs, and every person I kno... Read more
The Zumba Party” was AWESOME! Of course there were a few glitches. No mic for awhile (and when it did get there, I didn’t need to use it anyway, lol). One Instructor came late when she was the first one up after the warm-up. She thought she was o... Read more
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