Newspaper article The Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Australia)

New Zumba Fitness Craze Has Got Everyone Partying; Workouts All about Fun in Rocky's First Latin-Inspired Dance Classes

Newspaper article The Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Australia)

New Zumba Fitness Craze Has Got Everyone Partying; Workouts All about Fun in Rocky's First Latin-Inspired Dance Classes

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Byline: Amy Formosa Amy.Formosa@capnews.com.au

DITCH the workout and join the Zumba Fitness party.

Passionate dancers Amanda and Justyn Manderson are the first in Rockhampton to bring the worldwide fitness craze Zumba Fitness to their dance centre.

Amanda, who has danced competitively with her husband overseas numerous times, said Zumba, incorporating Latin-inspired dance fitness with a combination of slow and fast rhythms, has until now only ever been accessible in Rockhampton through the DVDs.

Amanda said the fun fitness was addictive.

"It's so much fun, everyone who tries it loves it," Amanda said.

Amanda, who is a fully-qualified Zumba Fitness instructor, said the company had only been training instructors in Australia for the past 12 months.

Manderson's Dance Centre introduced the new craze, which originated in Columbia, last month. And with a mix of dance rhythms like the cha cha, salsa and hip hop, the 45-minute workout has Zumba fanatics like Linda Cowie going crazy. …

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