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2011-08-19 00:02:04

More surprises are in store for fitness enthusiasts looking to add a little spice to their exercise routine. Physical ABuse offers a fresh and fun lineup of conventional and unconventional fitness classes and facilities including weight training, suspension training, kickboxing, Pilates, Zumba and vibration training. Singapore, Singapore (PRWEB) August 18, 2011 The newest gym in town goes by the unlikely and intriguing name of Physical ABuse. The streak of fuchsia in its logo screams fun...

2011-07-25 08:00:00

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla., July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zumba Fitness, LLC, the largest dance-fitness company in the world, announced today it has increased pursuit of legal and legislative initiatives to combat unauthorized brand use, counterfeiting and pirating. The heightened activity reflects the Company's commitment to protecting the jobs, well-being and safety of Zumba® instructors and enthusiasts around the world and proprietary Zumba® brand fitness...

2011-07-22 00:01:02

Demonstrates Breakthrough Technology that Eliminates Humidity and Odor Problems at 2011 Zumba® Instructors Convention Miami, FL (PRWEB) July 21, 2011 At the recent Zumba® Instructor Convention 2011 in Orlando, FL, more than 500 fitness instructors took the Advantix Systems' Clean Air Workout Challenge to compare first-hand the difference in indoor air quality created by conventional HVAC systems and Advantix System's breakthrough air conditioning and dehumidification technology....

2011-07-21 09:00:00

NEW YORK, July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MWW Group (www.mww.com), one of the top ten global independent public relations firms, announced today that it has been retained by Zumba Fitness (www.zumba.com) as the company's public relations agency of record. Originating ten years ago as a dance-fitness program, the Zumba Fitness brand has today become a global movement in more than 125 countries. The brand encompasses Zumba Academy(TM) for licensed Zumba Instructors; Zumba®...

2011-06-09 09:00:00

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The music industry has taken a "pause" as Zumba Fitness, LLC teams up with international superstar Pitbull to release his new song through an innovative promotional program for music artists. Zumba - the global multimedia fitness leader and creator of the acclaimed Zumba® fitness-party - has created a promotional music platform for artists set to debut with Pitbull's new track "Pause," a song that is now downloadable...

2011-05-31 13:37:00

SANTA CLARITA, Calif., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zumba® Fitness, the exhilarating dance-fitness program that blends red-hot international music and contagious choreography, is rolling out to the entire Princess Cruises fleet. Since December, passengers on many Princess ships have been joining in the hip-shaking fun with complimentary classes taught by licensed Zumba instructors. The classes quickly became among the most popular activities on board, and now...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'