This program is offered virtually. Members can register through our weekly newsletter.
Zumba is a fun and energetic fitness class based on Latin and other international dance. No dance experience is necessary because all the moves are easy to follow. All fitness levels are accommodated. Please wear athletic shoes (running/walking shoes, cross-fit shoes) and bring a bottle of water. Research has suggested that individuals with cancer who engaged in physical activity have shown an improvement in sleep, appetite, reduction and stress and can ease side effects such as nausea, pain and fatigue. Most importantly can improve your quality of life. Our Zumba is open to individuals living with cancer their caregivers. As well as individuals whose loved one has died from cancer.
Carolyne Perhora has been teaching Zumba classes at Gilda’s Club since 2013. She is also certified as a Fitness Instructor Specialist with CanFitPro.
- Computer, phone or tablet with a camera
- Internet connection
- A private room without distraction
We recommend joining the program five minutes early, where you will be directed to a waiting room. The host will add you to the program at the official start time. Once the program has started, the room will be locked 5 minutes after the scheduled start time to ensure security. No one will be allowed to enter after this time.