What to Expect: Zumba

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I remember the first Zumba class I ever witnessed. My gym has a large instruction room with a window that lets the whole gym look inside, and I recall feeling the thumping beat through my sneakers while watching a large group of women (and a few men) --- all ages, sizes, colors and ability levels …
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How A Beginners DVD Brought Me Out Of A Workout Slump

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My last vacation was an unmitigated success. I came back completely refreshed in mind, body and spirit. Unfortunately my enthusiasm for exercise had also taken a holiday and had yet to return. My beloved yoga didn’t appeal to this newly relaxed persona --- thank you Italian wine and lifestyle. …
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Dance HiiT by Jazzercise DVD Review — Not for the Uncoordinated

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The last time I did a workout DVD was probably Billy Blanks' Tae Bo in the 90s --- and I was born in the 90s so you can probably guess how serious I was about that. So when FBG gave me some workout DVDs to check out, I thought I'd go for some Jazzercise. I figured, you know, I took dance classes in …
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ClassPass: A Clever Fitness Idea for Folks Who Need the New

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I don't know about you, but if I don't switch up my workouts every couple of weeks I get super-duper bored and start to check out. I know I'm not alone in this instinctual need to try new things and keep my muscles guessing (aka screaming) because there's this group called ClassPass that allows you …
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The Best Barre Workout DVDs Available on Amazon

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Want to get an amazing workout at home? Try one of these! According to this guest post by Jessica Smith (Know her? We love her!), these are the best barre workout DVDs you can get on Amazon right now!  6 Best Barre Workout DVDs on Amazon Barre workouts offer some pretty amazing better body …
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Get Your Bollywood Dance Workout On With Doonya

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Although we can't really dance all that well, we really dig a good dance workout. And just in case you're looking for something a little bit different than your typical dance aerobics class or Zumba DVD (We love Zumba, don't get us wrong, but sometimes you just want to shake your groove thang a …
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