Forty-four countries participated in Worldwide Aquathon Day today, November 9, from 9 am - Noon. The facility where I teach--The Anniston PARD Aquatic and Fitness Center--was one of the facilities representing the United States this morning. Four instructors--Robin Brothers, Mary Webb, Julie Brown, and myself taught a variety of water fitness modes during the aquathon, including tai chi, bootcamp, aqua dance, and aqua kickboxing. We had a great turnout and tons of fun making a splash around the world.
Rose Hartzenberg, a water fitness instructor in South Africa, started the wave that would travel around the world to encompass forty-four nations. Planning began this past summer and culminated today. Some of the countries involved: South Africa, Australia, Great Britain, Portugal, Mexico, the United States, Argentina, Russia, the Netherlands, Norway, Malaysia, Hungary, the Ukraine, and Korea...
Slide show and instructor gallery below...
Lover of dance, dance-fitness and aquatic fitness.