Moving the world to a new beat
Zumba is a dance fitness program created by dancer and choreographer Alberto “Beto” Perez in Colombia during the 1990s. The program combines Latin and international music with dance in an effort to make exercise fun.
Are you ready to party yourself into shape? That’s exactly what the Zumba® program is all about. It’s an exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, Latin-inspired, calorie-burning dance fitness-party™ that’s moving millions of people toward joy and health.
Zumba® – When participants see a Zumba class in action, they can’t wait to give it a try. Zumba classes feature exotic rhythms set to high-energy Latin and international beats. Before participants know it, they’re getting fit and their energy levels are soaring! There’s no other fitness class like a Zumba Fitness-Party. It’s easy to do, effective and totally exhilarating, often building a deep-rooted community among returning students.
Want to get all the latest YMCA Zumba news, class changes, cancellations and shout outs sent right to your phone or email? Join Robin on Twitter. Look us up at DEFYZumba. Twitter is easy and free!
ZUMBA GIVES BACK
Our Zumba instructors have raised thousands of dollars for local charities in the past year by hosting events at the Y and else- where. Organizations who have benefited from our fundraisers have included: Relay for Life Special Olympics Suicide prevention Walk for Brock Beth C. Wright Cancer Center.