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Tips to Save You Money at ZINCON

So, you want to attend ZINCON. No, scratch that. You HAVE to attend ZINCON.  There’s no way you want to miss out on the biggest and hotte…

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Moms Rock, Period

Ever find yourself talking to someone about Zumba® classes and they say, “Oh yeah, my mom loves that workout!”? We can’t get enough of pe…

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A Healthy Addiction

“I had been obese all my life, but about 15 years ago at 435 pounds I had a moment. While looking at my mother after open-heart surgery, …

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Lady Gaga Won The Super Bowl

WOW. Amazing.@ladygaga‘s #PepsiHalftime Show! 👏#SB51 https://t.co/z9vCKRBKkC — NFL (@NFL) February 6, 2017 The Big Game was yesterd…

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How to Create a Zmoji Video

Want to get in on the Zmoji Zumba fun but not sure how to do so? Fret no more! Check out our step-by-step instructions below and you’ll b…

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Now Trending: #DanceTech

  With the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) recently wrapping, everyone is talking about new technology trends. Dancers love to be on…

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I’m 48 But I Feel 25!

“For 21 years, I have run a group daycare out of my home. In June of 2014, a family gave me a photo of myself with their children to than…

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Obsessed With Obs3ssed

Here’s a little known fact that you might not know: Timbaland actually discovered Ludacris and brought him onto the scene. It’s clear tha…

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My Wife is My Hero

“I want to tell you about my wife and amazing partner of 20 years, Lizy Gipson. She is the oldest of 11 and helped to raise her younger s…

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Shaggy Behind the Scenes!

You know him as the smooth voice behind “Mr. Boombastic”, “It Wasn’t Me”, “Angel”, “I Need Your Love”, and “I Got You”. His reggae beats …

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Get to Know Angel Colon

As you may know, incredible human being and Pulse Nightclub survivor Angel Colon took the stage at #ZINCON 2016 to show off his dance mov…

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Meet Aisha

Meet Aisha – a popstar from Japan who has a love for Zumba® classes! She recently collaborated with Zumba® creator Beto Perez for her lat…

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Overcoming the Loss of My Mom

“I had been a Zumba Instructor for a little over 2 years when my mom was diagnosed with a tumor. I moved back to my hometown to be with h…

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Which Song Lyric is Your Motto?

Lyrics mean something different to everybody. Whether they get you through a difficult day, pump you up for an awesome workout, or make y…

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Dancing With Diabetes

“It was as a small child that I slipped into a month and a half long coma. When I awoke, I was told I was diabetic and had to begin…

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What’s Your Zumba® Personality?

We all love Zumba® classes, but every student is a little different. Some of us come for the party, some of us come for a killer workout.…

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Prince ‘Purple Rain’

Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to get through this thing called life. The world was shocked and saddened to hear of singer, s…

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Never Say Never

UPDATE FROM SANDY: “For double-mastectomy survivors like myself, there is a misconception that breast cancer can not return. There …

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Breaking Up With The Scale

It seems innocent enough, sitting there on the bathroom floor waiting for you to step on it. But, your scale may be causing you more harm…

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How I Found Myself Again

“In 2013, I was exhausted from the second I woke up to the minute I went to sleep. I had a 10-year old and worked a full-time offic…

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Hey Papaw, Don't Be Sad!

We love that you’re having a giant cookout and that tons of people will be joining you for delicious burgers. We wish we could make…

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Dancing Through a Tornado

“This past Christmas, I was visiting my parents in Texas for the holidays. On December 26th, we were getting ready to head to dinne…

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The Dance-Empathy Connection

You may have read this recent article in The Atlantic about teaching children empathy through dance classes. Studies show that, after par…

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My New Way of Life

“I am a mother of a two and three year old. My husband travels constantly for work. Last summer, I was tired, worn out, feeling lon…

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Party Like It's 1999

There’s something about the holiday season that makes us yearn for days of yore. And for whatever reason, we can’t stop think…

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A Dance-Worthy Life

“I came to New York at the age of 21 to pursue dance. I was in the top level at the Alvin Alley school and, although I was performing qui…

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A Healthy Addiction

“I had been obese all my life, but about 15 years ago at 435 pounds I had a moment. While looking at my mother after open-heart surgery, …

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Keeping My Head Above Water

“The best way I can describe my clinical depression is to compare it to drowning in the ocean. When I am depressed, everything is diluted…

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A New Career at 58

Three years ago, Art Angelopoulos weighed more than he ever had and, at 28% body fat, was at risk for type II diabetes. With 25 years as …

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I’m Done Being Negative

“There’s a quote that has always resonated with me. It goes something like this, ‘What screws us up most in life is the picture in our he…

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An Ability to Inspire

Born with Muscular Dystrophy, Maritza has spent her life physically bound to a wheelchair. But mentally, she has no barriers. “From a ver…

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