ZUMBA FITNESS®. MOVING THE WORLD TO A NEW BEAT.
Are you ready to party yourself into shape? That’s exactly what the Zumba® program is all about. It’s an exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, Latin-inspired, calorie-burning dance fitness-party™ that’s moving millions of people toward joy and health.
Q: When Zumba Fitness partnered with the Kellogg Company to promote movement and health to kids, who toured US schools in this Tony the Tiger costume? A: The Grrrrreat Beto Perez took on the role of Tony for the promotional videos but left the tour to a revolving cast of early Zumba employees.
Q: How did the Albertos come up with the name “Zumba?” A) It’s a Spanish word menaing to buzz like a bee. B) It was the nickname Perlman, at three, gave his grandmother. C) It’s a little-known Italian curse word from the 1920s. D) It’s a fun word they made up with a nod to “samba” and “rumba.”
A: (D) It’s a fun word they made up with a nod to “samba” and “rumba.”