News Archive for July, 2012

Zumba Gold

Low impact and easy to follow Zumba Gold session available:

Every Monday morning (10.45am – 11.45am) at Crownway Community Centre, Earlestown.
£4.00 per session

A class that is specially designed to cater to the needs of beginners of all ages, active older adults, and those just starting on their fitness journey. Zumba Gold is also for those individuals who are new to working out, or who suffer from physical impairment. Unlike other Zumba classes, Zumba Gold involves moving at a slower pace. This dancing exercise is associated with many health benefits!

Benefit # 1 – Healthy Heart
You can maintain a healthy heart with Zumba Gold. Zumba is an excellent cardio exercise and the dance moves get your heart rate elevated. The movement also promotes efficient blood flow throughout the body. These benefits combined help in avoiding cardiovascular disease such as stroke and heart attack.

Benefit # 2 – Weight Management
Cardio exercise which aims at burning calories! With the help of Zumba Gold you can burn calories and lose weight. Yes! You can be healthy and fit again.

Benefit # 3 – Improved Mobility
Zumba Gold aids in making the body more flexible and also increases endurance. With the help of Zumba Gold, an individual can improve posture, coordination and balance. Practicing Zumba on a regular basis would help you feel more energized and you will not feel pain in your joints when you carry out daily activities.

Benefit # 4 – Stronger Bones and Muscles
Zumba Gold is an excellent way to strengthen the bones and muscles. Zumba dancing engages a number of muscles which helps in increasing overall muscle strength and endurance. Another benefit of this exciting exercise is that it helps in increasing bone density, which protects us from osteoporosis.

Benefit # 5 – Improved Cognitive Function
As a person ages, the ability to concentrate and pay attention diminishes. You can fight this problem by getting involved in exercises such as Zumba Gold. Scientists believe that movement and exercising improves the flow of oxygen rich blood which leads to improved cognitive functions.

Benefit # 6 – Relief from Stress
People usually suffer from depression and stress more often, considering they spend most of their time indoors. The movements involved in Zumba helps in boosting antidepressants which aid in eliminating stress and reducing depression.

Benefit # 7 – Social Life
A typical Zumba class has about 25 people dancing together. Hence, you have an opportunity to meet many new people and get to interact with them.

Zumba is a fun-filled and exciting activity and excellent place for you and your friends to get together and party!


Zumba Gold is the complete package which offers both physiological and psychological benefits. At any stage of life, you have to be more careful about your health and fitness than ever before! Hence, rather than spending time at home, get involved in healthy and productive exercises such as Zumba Gold.