“Seven years ago, I was the type of person who never had an urge, want, or need to exercise. All I wanted to do was work, work work, then go home, sit on the couch, and watch TV. If you asked my husband, he’d say I had lost a bit of the sparkle in my spirit. One day, I was running to my favorite donut shop to pick up a little treat. I happened to look in the windows of the studio next door and saw a bunch of people dancing, sweating, and smiling and I decided to see what this Zumba thing was all about. The instructor there changed my life and eventually became my mentor.
I got licensed to teach Zumba classes in March of 2010. My goal and my dream has been to be a part of something big and meaningful, and teaching classes has been an amazing step towards achieving that goal.
A few weeks ago, I had two students come up to me after class to tell me they’ve lost a huge amount of weight thanks to me and my encouragement. They said I’ve changed their lives. That was the biggest high I have ever felt in my entire life, to the point where I quit being a paralegal so that I can focus full-time on being the best Instructor I can be for my students. I’m even going back to school to obtain my BS in Health and Wellness.
I’ve never worked so hard in my life and even my kids and family have taken notice and are wanting to better themselves as well. I’ve always been introverted and it wasn’t until I found Zumba Fitness that I found my passion. I am more outgoing, happy, and now I feel like I have a purpose. My dreams are literally coming true.”
– Veronica Helt, licensed Zumba® Instructor, fully invested in helping people reach their goals while achieving her own dreams
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