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Injuires associated with Zumba fitness classes

Discussion in 'Biomechanics, Sports and Foot orthoses' started by NewsBot, Dec 10, 2013.

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    A Survey of Musculoskeletal Injuries Associated with Zumba
    Jill Inouye MD; Andrew Nichols MD; Gregory Maskarinec PhD;
    and Chien-Wen Tseng MD, PhD
    Hawai‘i Journal of Medicine & Public Health December 2013, Volume 72, No. 12, ISSN 2165-8218
     
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    Zumba

    Zumba is an exercise fitness program created by Colombian dancer and choreographer Alberto "Beto" Perez during the 1990s.[1] Zumba is a trademark owned by Zumba Fitness, LLC. The Brazilian pop singer Claudia Leitte has become the international ambassador to Zumba Fitness.[2]

    Zumba dancing at Kochi, India

    Zumba involves dance and aerobic movements performed to energetic music. The choreography incorporates hip-hop, soca, samba, salsa, merengue and mambo. Squats and lunges are also included.[3] Zumba Fitness, the owner of the Zumba program, does not charge licensing fees to gyms or fitness centers.[4] Approximately 15 million people take weekly Zumba classes in over 200,000 locations across 180 countries.[5]

    1. ^ Zumba brings the dance party into the health club, USA Today, 10 October 2011
    2. ^ "Claudia Leitte se une ao time de estrelas internacionais da Zumba Fitness - Notícias - Claudia Leitte".
    3. ^ Fitness Guinea Pig: Zumba, Brides Magazine
    4. ^ Zumba Shakes the Monotony Out of Ordinary Aerobics Classes, The Washington Post, 31 July 2008
    5. ^ Cite error: The named reference about was invoked but never defined (see the help page).
     
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    EMG Comparison Of Gluteus Maximus And Biceps Femoris During Zumba®, Stair Stepper, And Elliptical
    Brittany Jelks, Trishonna T. Kennedy, Carmen Walker, Barney LeVeau, FACSM.
    ACSM Meeting; May 2014

     
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