Last night I participated in a Zumba class with my co-worker Alexis. I’ve never done Zumba before and honestly I was a bit scared. I even sat at work youtubing videos and thinking to myself “Great job Soph. You’re going to look silly doing these moves”. However, I’ve figured that running alone isn’t going to get me ready for the race and a healthier lifestyle in general. So, I’ve decided to add some extra activities during the week. We get to the dance studio and I’m pumped. ::adds war paint:: LET’S DO THIS, ZUMBA!! ::growls:: The lights go out, the black lights come on (so cool) and the music starts…
Well, I’m pretty sure I looked like this:
Even though I thought I looked like this:
But by the end I felt like this:
And when I got home I did this:
It was a GREAT class with great instructors and at $10 a session for 60 minutes… I don’t think I can beat it. I think I will stick with Zumba once a week in addition to the Couch to 5K program.
‘Til we meet again next week Zumba. I promise I will dominate you!