Everybody seems to be doing Zumba nowadays, and I wanted to see what all the hype was about, so Susan , Donna (two of Personal Euphoria’s instructors) and I went to check it out. I’d seen a video clip online that made me question the fashion sense of people who did Zumba, but I liked the music right away.

The class wasn’t quite what I expected—there was no one dressed in bright, outlandish colors; in addition to latin music, they play hip hop; and the instructor rarely talks. I was mildly disappointed about the normal wardrobe choices, but I got over that.

I was a little disappointed about the music. Latin music is a lot of fun to dance to, but hip hop just really isn’t up my alley—just personal preference. Plus in hip hop and Zumba there is this move where you stick out your chest and tail bone out and then quickly snap both in the other direction. With the force behind the move, I’m nervous I’m going injure my low back. It doesn’t feel good or right in my body. This clip somewhat show what I mean, but think of moving the […]