What You'll Get
$28 for 10 Zumba classes ($50 value)
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Zumba: A Fitness Style on the Move
Zumba is one of the peppiest fitness options on the schedule. Read on to learn a little about where it comes from.
Because of its tendency to dissolve inhibitions by the time the beat sets in, Zumba has been deemed “exercise in disguise” by instructors in both The Huffington Post and USA Today. The dance-fitness program—now a mainstay in thousands of gyms worldwide—syncs basic dance steps and calisthenics to upbeat music, often drawing upon Latin styles such as merengue, salsa, and flamenco. Certified instructors demonstrate each piece of choreography at the front of the room, motivating participants to groove at their own pace and add creative flairs as they see fit. The program currently branches off into eight variations, including Zumba Gold for senior citizens, Zumbatomic for children, and Zumba Toning for exercisers who wish to incorporate strength-training elements.
Zumba got its start in Colombia in the mid-1990s, the brainchild of fitness instructor Alberto “Beto” Perez. According to Reuters, Beto initially wanted to name it Rumba—a Spanish word that can translate to party—but swapped in the Z when he found his first choice was trademarked. Today, Beto keeps up with the constantly changing musical culture by arranging new routines for his vast network of instructors every two months, incorporating newer styles such as hip-hop and reggaeton and enlisting artists such as Pitbull and Wyclef Jean to record Zumba-specific tracks.
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires 180 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Appointment required, same day appointments accepted. Registration required. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Valid only for option purchased. All goods or services must be used by the same person. Valid only for customers who have not taken a Zumba class at Freestyle Fitness in 6 months. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
About Pamela Bennett Fitness LLC
The staff members at Pamela Bennett Fitness LLC know its always better to exercise with a friend. That's why the gym specializes in group classes that provide a fun, supportive environment to students of all fitness levels. The gym's certified instructors lead Zumba, yoga, and aquafit cardio classes seven days a week. They also lead a boot camp that includes more individualized attention along with meal plans, journals, and tiny witch hats to make hamburgers look more menacing, which help students lose weight quickly.