African Dance Workout With Debra Bono
Beginner: Just starting out, very overweight or haven't exercised in over six months.
Intermediate: Active in sports, dance or any regular exercise (2 to 3 times per week).
Advanced: Very active in sports or consistently work out four or more times per week.
Aerobics Impact: Mixed
Lower Impact: Both feet never leave the ground at the same time. This minimizes stress on your knees.
Higher Impact: Includes movements like jumps, hops and skips. Very high-impact is called plyometrics.
Mixed Impact: This alternates or combines the above styles.
Instructor: Debra Bono (Instructor Profile)
Runtime: 60 min.
Street Date: April 15, 2008
Certified instructor description:
A high intensity cardiovascular workout utilizing African dance movements from various cultures with a small upper body strengthening segment at the end. The music which fuels the dance is a mixture of African and Caribbean rhythms and melodies.
Instructor Debra Bono is a continuing education specialist for ACE and AFAA. She and her husband Gene design music for fitness video & audio products with a multicultural flavor. Her choreographic experience comes from directing her own modern dance company for over a decade and she currently teaches dance at the Center for Modern Dance Education in Hackensack, NJ. Afro-Caribbean Step is on the regular class schedule at Feminine Fitness Super Aerobic Complex, also in Hackensack, NJ.