The Fun and Excitement of Ballroom Dancing For many, ballroom dancing is not just a hobby or a fun pass time but it is the hype form of dancing, perhaps propelled by the Dancing with the Stars, such that people are into it because it brings a refreshing, new lifestyle filled with events, friendships, excitement and health benefits in the form of physical exercise. The exciting thing about joining in a ballroom dancing class is the idea of competing in events, meeting people from all walks of life; in fact, ballroom classes and events are a melting pot for people of all ages, racial, cultural and occupational backgrounds. There is no place for sadness, lack of spirit and low energy on the dance floor when it comes to ballroom dancing, since the practice time and daily instructions are lively, interactive, and don’t forget the awesome background music, which will put you always on your excited toes.
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The beauty of ballroom dancing is that it brings people together in a low-pressure environment, where there are no expectations, such that you will be meeting interesting people you would otherwise had no chance of meeting. The best part is that you will all share together in your new passion for ballroom dancing and it becomes the beginning of a lasting friendship, it is a real sense of community that is not only fun, but warm and welcoming.
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The vast health benefits of ballroom dancing are well documented both by scientific research, such as: it improves your cardiovascular system, helping to prevent heart disease; it will improve your posture and body alignment, it strengthens your body’s core abdominal muscles; you will become more flexible, agile, and graceful both on and off the dance floor; it is also a superb weight loss treatment, helping you burn as much as 400 calories in one hour, while you are having fun; and it will improve your mental acuity and has been scientifically proven to help prevent Alzheimer’s disease in older people who dance on a regular basis. For first-timers, ballroom dancing is a simple, effective way to boost self-confidence and improve social skills, because you will be learning new dance moves, as well as learning how to dance with many kinds of people. As you see improvements in your dance technique and feel more confident with other people, your sense of accomplishment, motivation and confidence will also continue to increase, and these new qualities will also take root in all your areas in your life. Ballroom dancing is a wonderful, creative outlet, which allows you to discover your emotions through the dance movements, since dancing is a natural movement and anyone is free to move and feel and express, and, by doing so, you will discover a rhythm and grace in your body that you yourself will be surprised that you have a gifting for dancing.