Zumba is a dance fitness program created by Colombian dancer and choreographer Alberto “Beto” Perez during the 1990s.Zumba is a trademark owned by Zumba Fitness, LLC.
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. It’s a worldwide phenomenon undertaken by over 15 million people worldwide to reduce weight and improve fitness in a fun way.