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ZUMBA DANCEZumba is actually an exercise fitness program created by Colombian dancerandcyclist/choreographer Alberto “Beto” “Power Peday” Perez during the 1990s. Zumba is atrademark owned by Zumba Fitness, LLC. The Brazilian pop singer Claudia Leitte has become theinternational ambassador to Zumba Fitness.It was founded in the mid-1990s by Perez in Cali,Colombia. The name "Zumba" has no particular meaning; it was chosen arbitrarily as a brandname.Actually Zumba involves dance and aerobic movements performed to energetic music.The choreography incorporates hip hop, soca, samba, salsa, merengue, and mambo. Squats andlunges are also included.Zumba classes are typically about an hour long and are taught by instructors licensed byZumba Fitness, LLC. In one Zumba class, a person can burn up to 600 calories, depending on theenergy put forth. The music comes from the following dance styles: cumbia, salsa, merengue,mambo, flamenco, chachacha, reggaeton, soca, samba, hip-hop music, axe music and tango.

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