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For Immediate Release
January 10, 2013

Zumba-thon Promotes Healthy Body and Soul

Key Info

  • Zumba-thon
  • Wednesday, Jan. 16, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.
  • Walb Student Union Ballroom
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FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Take an exercise break from classes or work! Join Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs, IPFW Athletics, and Renaissance Pointe YMCA for the second annual Zumba-thon, Wednesday, January 16.

The Zumba-thon is part of the 2013 Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at IPFW. The instructors are affiliated with YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne, and music will be provided by Durrell DJ Rello Wilson of Fort Wayne.

“The Zumba-thon is designed to promote a healthy mind, body, and soul!” said Christopher W. Riley, assistant director of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs/CTE coordinator.

The event is free and open to the public. The Department of Athletics will provide healthy snacks for Zumba-thon participants to enjoy.

For more information, contact Christopher Riley at 260-481-6847 or