Trilliums in Northern Ontario
Northern Ontario


Baladi Belly Dance, Roma Gypsy Dance, and Tribal Dance in the Greater Sudbury, Ontario

Health and Weight Loss Benefits of Dancing

The Guardian UK: Although flamenco improves posture, belly dancing really hones it,.....and requires near-constant elevation of the arms, sometimes using props such as veils. It teaches you to isolate the upper chest and shoulder muscles ..."

WNBC, New York: "Belly dancing -- can it really help you lose weight and tone muscles? Studies show the answer is, apparently, yes. It burns among the most calories of any exercise....Recent research shows you can burn over 600 calories an hour by belly dancing, even more than running."

CBS News: "Belly dancing takes a lot more than a pretty shimmy. The pros say it can lead the way to a healthy, more sensual life."

Belly dance for health in Sudbury Ontario

From CNN: "Belly dancing has emerged as one of the hot new workout trends in recent years, according to the American Council on Exercise.

Many students attend classes to lose weight, but... other aspects of the class are what make them stay."

Mayo Clinic: "Belly-dancing and other types of dance can be good exercises for weight loss. Dancing in general can burn as many calories as can walking, swimming or riding a bike."

MSN Health: "....what you may not realise is that it is also a total body workout which uses around 600 muscles.

Belly dancing has become the new trendy exercise for people wanting to keep fit and de-stress.

Anyone can belly dance — any size, age, skill level — and men are also welcome.

Juliet took up belly dancing to help strengthen her weak back from years of sitting in an office. After nine years of belly dancing she hasn't seen the chiropractor for at least five.

Not surprisingly, some women find the gentle rotating and rocking movements help tone the body during pregnancy. Belly dancing is also a healthy alternative for losing weight.

It is excellent for people with a poor body image and low self-esteem or those who just hate exercising."


Back to Belly Dance and Gypsy Dance Index page


Keywords: belly dance Sudbury Ontario, Oriental dance, belly dance classes, dance studio Sudbury, gypsy dance Sudbury, baladi belly dance, Egyptian belly dance, tribal dance, African dance, dance classes Sudbury Ontario



| Join | About | Using & Privacy Policy | Homepage |


Thanks to the team at for the building and hosting of this website.