The name itself Zumba comes from a Colombian word meaning “to move very fast” or “buzzing like a bee”. Joke fans, McDonalds is known only in 120 countries, and Zumba dance in more than 140 countries. And such a dizzying “career” Zumba did a little less than 20 years!
It all began in the 90-ies of the last century, when a Colombian fitness instructor Alberto Perez forgot the music for practice. With him he only had CDs with salsa and merengue, and he had to improvise, combining different styles and exercises. The lesson was so pleased his customers that Perez decided to make my own mix of different dances. In 2001 he moved to the States and started the company Zumba Fitness, which quickly gained popularity around the world. Now fans of this programme in the world Continue reading
To the professional qualities of athletes every day put forward strict requirements: to improve endurance, increase your muscle mass, and with it the power to lose weight. For the sake of achieving professional athletes work out hard, sometimes for years. The consequences of such activities: depreciation and depletion of the body, occupational diseases, etc. In such harsh conditions, the athlete is not able on his own to cope with high loads and stress.
Resulting in a large professional sports, is an increasing emphasis on sports nutrition. And all the more contentious issues appears. Increasingly, the question is: ‘is it possible the use of bioactive food supplements Continue reading
Changes in the human body under the influence of physical activity
Training of fitness of a person and his body:
The beauty and power of a trained body has always attracted painters and sculptors. This was apparent already in rock cave paintings of our ancestors who have attained perfection in the frescoes of ancient Greece, the sculptures of Michelangelo. At the same time is not always the fitness
of the person is accompanied by an increase stamina and records in professional sport, the body often paid a high price.
The fitness of the human body is the ability to perform heavy physical exertion is usually observed in people whose lifestyle or profession are associated with Continue reading