Health & Fitness

Zumba Dance Workout for weight loss

Have you ever tried Zumba dance workout? Zumba dancing is a great and fun activity to help you lose weight.  Follow along with the instructor to get the most out of your Zumba workout.

So what is Zumba? Zumba was created back in the 1990s and is a Brazilian style fitness program that involves aerobic and dance to help you lose weight.  In a typical Zumba session, a person can lose up to 600 calories.  This fitness routine has grown to 200,000 classes thought around the world.

One of the greatest benefits of Zumba is that it targets many areas of your body.  Due to it’s intense nature, it can target your core, back, arms and legs.  It is also an interval based exercise.  This means your heart rate will continue to remain elevated once the workout is complete, cause you to continue to lose calories throughout the day.

You don’t have to join a class to enjoy the benefits of Zumba.  You can watch the DVDs or videos right at home and follow along with the instructor.

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