Zumba is an aerobic exercise that's vigorous by nature. An hour of Zumba can help you lose between 350 to 650 calories. If you're looking for quick results, namely weight loss, then Zumba is the perfect option.
Zumba is a type of fast dancing. If you dance Zumba for one hour a day and eat 500 calories a day less than you need to maintain your weight, you should lose 2 pounds weekly or 8 pounds a month. This is a fast, but healthy rate of weight loss.
Zumba Fitness founder Beto Perez recommends starting with 20 minutes of Zumba dancing three times a week if you have no fitness background. Over the next few weeks, try to build up to 45 to 60 minutes a session at least three times a week. Listen to your body on whether you can do even more, he suggests.
Zumba is a type of fast dancing. One hour of fast dancing burns 446 calories if you weigh 155 pounds and 532 calories if you weigh 185 pounds. You need to burn 3,500 calories to lose 1 pound, so with three one-hour Zumba sessions a week, you should lose at least 1 pound in a little over two weeks or almost 2 pounds a month. If you dance Zumba for one hour a day and eat 500 calories a day less than you need to maintain your weight, you should lose 2 pounds weekly or 8 pounds a month. This is a fast, but healthy rate of weight loss. Losing weight any faster means you’re losing muscle instead of fat.
Zumba, like any physical activity will have benefit in weight loss and toning. It just depends on how long and how hard you go at it. The idea is to keep up your heart rate and keep moving.
Risks of taking Zumba Everyday. Zumba is a high-intensity, high-impact strenuous workout..so you need to use caution. First off, two studies have shown links to daily strenuous exercise and heart attacks. These studies have shown that 2-4 days per week and moderation are better for your body and your heart