Zumba Core Giveaway Ends 12/1

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Zumba Core is so much fun you’ll forget your exercising!

One lucky winner will receive Zumba Core on Wii or Xbox Kinect (winner’s choice)

Open to US & Canada!

About Zumba Fitness Core

Are you ready to party yourself into shape? That’s exactly what the Zumba® program is all about. It’s an exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, Latin-inspired, calorie-burning dance fitness-party™ that’s moving millions of people toward joy and health.

Get ready to rock your core! Zumba® Fitness Core is an interactive workout that you will love so much it won’t feel like you’re working out! As the only fitness game that targets your core, Zumba® Fitness Core is specifically designed to deliver the tight and toned abs that women crave. This energizing dance-fitness party features fresh music and choreography, new dance styles and fitness features, plus cool new venues and celebrity Zumba® instructors who can help you reach your personal goals as you dance your way towards that sexy six pack!  

 Powered by Mom’s Review

I received the Zumba Fitness Core for the Wii and let me tell you I was very excited when we it arrived! I try to exercise on a regular basis at least 3-4x/week but like many of you it’s always a challenge to find the time. I don’t care for the programs that require sit-ups or planks/push-ups to tone your abs. They are hard on my back and due to some damage to my wrists because of arthritis push-ups are out of the question so I need standing ab work and Zumba Core gives me that and more.
The first time I tried it out it was on the weekend and it was just my daughter and I at home so we decided to try it out together. For an 11 year old it wasn’t mom asking her to exercise it was mom asking her to play a game on the Wii with her so it was a big yes when I asked her. We went through all the tutorials on learning the different moves before we tried out our first routine. I was amazed at how many songs and routines they had to choose from! It took us a while to decide which one to start with as there are so many choices. I like that it tells you if it’s slower or faster cardio and I noticed after our first routine that you can choose ones for warming up and for cooling down. There doesn’t seem to be anything they didn’t think of!
Here’s a quick picture I took of my daughter during one of the routines.
We did a warm-up, 2 medium cardio routines and a cool-down and yes we felt like we had worked out as we were getting sweaty but it was so much fun. It was a mom and daughter dance time and we didn’t care if we looked silly we were having fun. I even impressed my daughter when I earned stars for getting the routine steps done accurately LOL. I thought that was too funny that she was surprised I could do the steps. I explained to her that mommy has done some dancing before and my favorite kind of exercise for cardio are the ones that don’t feel like exercising which is usually dancing!
Overall we had a great time doing it and I felt that I got a good cardio workout done. As I mentioned we loved the huge variety of songs and routines to choose from and not only is a great way to exercise but it’s something fun I can do with my daughter too! For that alone I’m giving  the Zumba Fitness Core a BIG two thumbs up and I know my daughter does too!  I’ve done a few more routines since then and the only suggestion I have at this point for an improvement and this is minor is that I would prefer if all the tutorials for the moves were in one file if you will instead of having to choose them all individually.
Now for the fun enter the giveaway for your chance at a either a Wii or Xbox Kinect edition of Zumba Fitness Core!
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  1. Samantha Daleo says:

    It sounds like its fun and works well. To not know that I am actually exercising would be nice!

  2. Has a lot of songs and routines o choose from!

  3. The number one stand out was you said you guys “felt like you worked out” which I think is important in video game fitness…that and you did it with your daughter, love it is something I can do with my kids and have fun while still getting active.

  4. After 3 c-sections and four pregnancies, I really need to work on my core. We have a Kinect and I would love it

  5. Lauren S. says:

    I like the music and that it looks like a way funner way to exercise than standard workout machines. I would LOVE to win this to do with my daughter

  6. shawna altaffer says:

    i would love the wii one… i love zumba and sometimes its just hard to get to the gym when u have a toddler! lol

  7. Tammy Graham says:

    I like that it tells you whether it is faster or slower cardio. I would love to win this for my daughter.

  8. I like how it tones and works your body, and dancing is always fun!

  9. I like that it has a standing ab workout.

  10. Ashley McLure says:

    I love the choices of routines and music (prefer Wii).

  11. Jenna Cameron says:

    I think one of my fave things is the choice of songs. With a lot to choose from, there’s less chance I’d find it boring and quit!

  12. Tiffani Davenport says:

    I like that its a fun way to get into shape not boring

  13. It’s a fun way to get up and move and lose weight not only for yourself but for the kids who won’t even know its not just for fun

  14. Sarena Marvin says:

    love that it builds up the core muscles. This is important to everything in your body!

  15. I like that it’s going to be fun and that there is such a large variety of routines and music.

  16. It’s a fun way to strengthen your core & lose inches

  17. this would be a great workout for me and my daughter

  18. claudia Ellis says:

    I like that it won’t feel like exercise and more like fun

  19. I like that the game is designed to deliver tight and toned abs. I would like it for Xbox. THANK YOU for the giveaway!!!

  20. Jennifer Mae Hiles says:

    I like that it’s dancing so it won’t feel like exercising!!!

  21. What fun to dance my way to toned abs! It’s a great substitute to going to the gym! LOVE IT !!!

  22. It’s a fun way to strengthen your core & lose inches. Great music to move to.

  23. I like it sounds like my daughter could use this too, shes love to dance so this would be great:)

  24. Angela Mitchell says:

    I like that it is something I can do alone or enjoy with my daughter as well.

  25. It is a good cardio workout – just what I need!

  26. I like that its fun and kid friendly.

  27. allyson tice says:

    I like that its specifically geared towards toning my middle!

  28. barbara remaly hart says:

    Another way to have fun, spending time with family & workout at the same time. In my own home-bonus!!!!

  29. That it’s a fun way to be active!

  30. I like that it’s easy-to-follow and looks like fun for the whole family!

  31. Denise Kent says:

    I like that it comes in a Kinect version .

  32. I love that I can do it alone in my living room!

  33. I like that it sounds like there are a variety of songs

  34. Jennifer Holt says:

    I would love thus for the Wii

  35. lametria Brooks ( Mimi) says:

    I would like the WII version.

  36. With 3 kids, a fulltime job and living where the ymca charges extra for classes I don’t have the time or $ to go to the gym and my body is suffering from no zumba!


    Lots of songs and workouts plus a good cardio workout.

  38. Megan Raines says:

    the results

  39. good bonding time between mom and daughter

  40. Lametria Brooks says:

    I’ve taken Zumba classes but they are not available where I live now. I would love to do this at home.

  41. Hermit Forall says:

    I like that there’s a large variety of routines to choose from so you can customize.

  42. dancing as exercise = FUN

  43. Lynee Kelley says:

    I love the upbeat and active movement! It’s exciting and exercise together 🙂

  44. I like that it works your core while giving you some cardio too

  45. Angelique Drummond says:

    I love Zumba, so fun! The thing I liked most mentioned in your review was that there were so many different songs and routines to choose from and that there didn’t seem to be anything they didn’t think of!

  46. I love that it has a huge variety of songs. I have wanted this for so long because I love to dance so I know it wouldn’t feel like exercise

  47. I like that it is dancing exercise, so fun!

  48. chatty marie says:

    I would love to get fit with my two sons, and make great memories

  49. I like that it seems like it has a variety of workouts to choose from and I’d choose the Xbox Kinect.

  50. Would love to try on the xbox kinect!

  51. paula huie says:

    I like that its fun and upbeat, cant wait to try for wii

  52. nicole gervais says:

    I love how its fun! I hate goin on the elliptical and im just staring at a wall ill never get to. Thanks for the chance to win this 🙂

  53. Tara gauthier says:

    I like that it it is a fun exercise and you can adjust to your level.

  54. Donna Cheatle says:

    Would love to try this on Wii!

  55. Seronica G says:

    I really want to win this, so I can shake it!

  56. Jessica Dunn says:

    I would love to try Zumba.

  57. emily smith says:

    I love zumba, would get it for the wii

  58. I love Zumba! Would love to have it for the Wii.

  59. Patty Kraft says:

    I am half way to my weight loss goal and would love to try something different =)

  60. Would love to try this!

  61. Marie Bauer says:

    After having twins & another child a year later, I really could use this.

  62. I like that it is a fun workout and that you can choose the levels of speed for the songs!

  63. Jenna Cameron says:

    I’d love to have this for the Kinect! Zumba is so much fun!

  64. Darlene Ysaguirre says:

    i love zumba its such a great workout and the music is fun

  65. Jessica Hardin says:

    I like that it has different levels of intensity so those of us that are just starting out won’t have a heart attack..lol

  66. I like that there are many workout dance options. Looks like fun.

  67. Lucy Lopez says:

    I like that you can have fun dancing with the kids and exercise at the same time.

  68. Candace S. says:

    Kinect would be my choice (;

  69. Dorothy Boucher says:

    i think this is one of the best ways to lose weight, this is really awsome… i have not danced in years i gain weight n so on.. its been about 2 weeks into my diet and its not easy, this would surely help me…

  70. Stephanie Mago-Eagle says:

    I love that it is dance,you have fun while losing weight

  71. Lori Monterrosas says:

    I love how there are so many work out (dance) options. Its not the same thing over and over.

  72. Ilike that it sounds FUN!

  73. I was amazed at how many songs and routines they had to choose from! It took us a while to decide which one to start with as there are so many choices. <—- love love love it!

  74. how many songs and routines they had to choose from

  75. I would love to win this giveaway!!!

  76. Cari Schroeder says:

    I like that there are different routines to pick from and it’s not the same thing every time. Love Zumba!

  77. Variety of music

  78. Like that it is something I can do with my kids. Most workouts are not so fun.

  79. Jennifer Rote says:

    I love idea of a fun workout.

  80. A fun and easy way to exercise

  81. Tricia Igo says:

    I like that it’s available for the Wii and Kinect!! I’d prefer Kinect if I was lucky enough to win.

    As for what I learned from the review, I like that they let you know whether it’s fast or slow cardio – and that there is a wide variety of music.

  82. Liz Ticona says:

    I like that its a way to exercise without getting bored and love that I’d be able to do it at home. i need to lose the baby weight 🙂 and I’d want it for xbox 🙂

  83. I really like that you can choose levels of speed for the songs, including choices for your warm up and cool down.

  84. Denima Lund says:

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  85. I like a Wii game that I can do with my teenage daughter for some mother/daughter bonding time!

  86. Amanda Starr says:

    I like that there are lots of songs and routines to pick from.

  87. Michelle.A. says:

    I love that it’s a fun way to exercise.

  88. How you can have fun, and yet not feel like your doing a workout.

  89. looks fun…I might actually work out if it is fun!

  90. Kathy Goyer says:

    A great way to work my core, and also really fun.

  91. Angie Agerter says:

    getting a workout in without even realizing it. Love those kind of “workouts”

  92. Would love it on the WII!

  93. Danielle Moore says:

    I am a zumba fanatic. I love that I could do this from my own home. It has a great variety of music and dances.

  94. That it tells you if it is a fast or slow cardio & a warm up cool down.

  95. Melanie H. says:

    I like that it is a fun way to get up and move with out feeling like you’re exercising (xbox)

  96. Shandi Naugle says:

    I love all the different music it has!

  97. Nicole Strunk says:

    I like that it sounds like a fun workout.

  98. I like that it has a good music and a dance party theme!

  99. Larissa brunken says:

    For the wii

  100. stephanie brownstein says:

    it would be fun to do with the whole family. I would want it for the WII.

  101. i like that it will help me lose baby weight. i would like the one for kinect

  102. Courtney South says:

    I would love to have zumba core for wii please, I love my zumba fitness game and would love this one too. I have an issue with my hips and belly so I would love this. Thanks!!

  103. It looks like fun! Would want it for the Wii =)

  104. I think it’d be a great workout and would love it for the Wii.

  105. Julie Thompson says:

    It looks like it would be fun and it would get me into shape before I got married and I think my fiance would have fun with it and it would help keep him in shape for his boxing. I would like the xbox. Thank you for a wonderful giveaway especially since I know I will be doing a lot of cooking and baking this time of year. Happy Holidays to you and your family.

  106. I like that it’s a fun way to work out at home. I’d get it for Wii!

  107. This would be great for the whole family.

  108. Sallee Glickler says:

    I would love to have for the Wii. Not sure what I like yet, since I haven’t tried it.

  109. Nikkie Cossairt says:

    I love that you get a great workout while you are having a blast dancing. I would like it for a Wii please if I am lucky enough to win 🙂

  110. Alicia Stamm says:

    i would like it for wii… I used to go to zumba classes at my school, but I think the privacy of my home would be less humiliating! haha

  111. Michelle D says:

    I would like it for wii and to get some home exercise going

  112. Would love it for the kinect! Thx!

  113. Iove that you can dance and workout at the same time… I’d love it on Wii 🙂

  114. Candace paquin says:

    Wii please. Its a fun way to burn off those holiday calories.

  115. amber whitehead says:

    For the Wii

  116. Paul T/Pauline T says:

    I like that it does not feel like I am working out …..for Wii—– Paul T/Pauline T aka Paul Tran ….. emscout9 at Hotmail dot com

  117. XBOX OR WII

  118. Diane Redcay ( says:

    For xbox kinect

  119. xbox kinex

  120. A fun way to workout with the whole family!! (I would like it for the Wii)

  121. Leslie Galloway says:

    I’d pick Wii, and I like that it’s an interactive way to exercise at home.

  122. I would like to have it for the WII.

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