Making Friends in Your New Neighborhood Through Fitness

by Jan Kennemer 06/09/2019

ZUMBA® is a registered and recognized fitness program that combines both Latin and international music with dance and exercise.

At ZUMBA®, you can lose weight and improve fitness while you learn some new dance moves. It is entertaining and enjoyable when you go to your ZUMBA® class with friends around your neighborhood. People love to create a memorable experience with friends and happy moments with people they like.

There are a lot of ways to make friends in your neighborhood by attending ZUMBA® classes. You can decide to tell your neighbors the fun they are missing and share all the moments with them. Having friends in your neighborhood has a lot of benefits both emotionally and physically. You can also decide to expose the program to them by telling them about the benefit included in attending ZUMBA® lessons. Share some dance moves with them and they will want to learn more.

Also, during ZUMBA® class lessons people introduce themselves, talk about themselves, and talk about where they live. During that introduction period, you might discover that one of them lives in your neighborhood and is looking for a ZUMBA® friend with whom to share classes and for help staying motivated.

Aside from ZUMBA® being a fitness program, you get to make valuable acquaintances. When there is a group exercise, you will feel encouraged to never want to give up.

To know more about how to make friends in your neighborhood through ZUMBA®, below are ways on how to make friends through ZUMBA

  • Be open: Being open is one of the keys to a successful life. When you are honest about yourself in the class, you might find someone who lives in your area near you that shares the same goals and interests.
  • Talk to your fitness instructors: When you are looking for a friend in ZUMBA® class who lives in the same neighborhood as you, the best people to talk to are your instructors. They know almost all the people in the class and can introduce them to you.
  • Greet your neighbors: When you see a new neighbor, it is an opportunity to talk to them about yourself and how you are in a ZUMBA® class. You can introduce it to them and tell them they can attend with you.
  • Smile always: Smiling is one of the easiest ways to make people talk to you and like you.

When you smile, people connect with you instantly, and this is how you can make friends during the program. If you are looking for a ZUMBA® class in your new neighborhood, reach out to your real estate agent to see if they know of a local group.

About the Author

Jan Kennemer

Jan will show you how you can live close to Washington, DC – by public transit and/or highway – and still enjoy all the many amenities and friendliness of a quiet community. Jan is a life-long resident of Arlington, Va. So, she is very familiar with northern Virginia …Arlington, Falls Church, Alexandria and close-in Fairfax. She knows where to find those little out-of the-way places where you will still get excellent value and a home that meets your needs. As a Realtor® for over 20 years, Jan has developed a customized system for marketing and selling properties which includes the latest technologies combined with tried and true practices. She has received special training in working with first time buyers, repeat buyers and seniors. She is a certified VHDA trainer and is certified as a Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES©). Jan is also a certified e-Pro. She gets results you want – the best price in the shortest time. Jan is dedicated to helping clients satisfy their needs and wants while providing them with a strong investment for the future. She is readily available to provide explanations and information. She won’t push you into making an uncomfortable choice. Jan helps you to fully understand the transaction, so that you can always make an informed decision based on facts and figures.