Jazzercise - You think you know about it, but you have no idea.

Published on 21 September 2017 in Business
Carla Dubis (author)

Carla Dubis


When you hear Jazzercise you think legwarmers and leotards, right? Or a workout for your Mom but not for you? Well think again! The original boutique fitness class has completely evolved and it might just kick your ass!

Yes, the workouts got popular in the 80’s, but these days Jazzercise is so much more than pelvic circles and jazz hands, and the classes are way too hot for legwarmers.

The workouts completely reinvented itself as a hardcore dance - and strength-based routine that purports to rival the trendiest fitness classes in terms of intensity, calorie burn, and sweat equity.

Jazzercise is still evolving and transforming people’s bodies and their lives. 

Judi Sheppard Missett started that revolution in 1969 when she created Jazzercise. Today she runs the company as CEO and Founder and teaches classes every week. Her daughter, Shanna Missett Nelson, is the company’s President and also an incredible instructor.

Jazzercise is one of the world’s leading dance fitness companies. With 8,300+ franchisees teaching 32,000+ classes each week around the world, this original dance party it’s not slowing down. 

Over the years the classes have evolved, adapted and grown like crazy, without compromising their high standards and quality.

The nostalgia-inducing workout is on a mission to let people know that not only is it still here, it's nothing like your mother's Jazzercise.

 Today, Jazzercise is a pulse-pounding, beat-pumping, body-blasting fitness program that gets you results… fast.

It’s a high intensity dance party that fuses cardio, strength, Pilates, Hip Hop, yoga and even kickboxing. You can burn up to 800 calories per hour in any of their 60 minute classes, while listening to today’s hits and having fun with friends.

If you try any of their classes odds are you’ll stay in the program for 7 years! That’s the Jazzercise average and they are very proud of it.

They keep the classes fresh, exciting and fun so you never plateau or get bored. Jazzercise offers a wide variety of classes to challenge you—Strike, Fusion, Core, Strength and Dance Mixx. So no matter your age, body type or fitness level, you will find the perfect class for you. At Jazzercise everyone is welcomed and encouraged to work at their own pace.

Jennifer Nolan reviewed Jazzercise 5 stars and said; “Tried a lot of "other" exercise programs and Jazzercise is the most FUN hands down. I have been taking Jazzercise on and off for over 25 years and always come back to the best! I am still Jazzercising and getting Healthy daily! It is a lifestyle choice that never goes out of date! Try it you'll Like (I mean LOVE it”

Judy Erwin Hopkins also reviewed and rated Jazzercise 5 stars and had this to say about her experience “This is an amazing workout from every Instructor and the only form of exercise that has produced the results I needed.....23 lbs to date!! My body is stronger, I have more energy and I feel healthy, because my focus is on exercise and healthy eating. So thankful for this program.”


Lutz and Westchase Premier Centers are offering an incredible special of $10.00 to start for the month of September.

So if you thought getting the body of your dreams while having a blast was expensive, think again. You can get in shape while having fun for an incredibly affordable price.

Jazzercise for a cause?

You can bring hope and healing to women battling breast cancer.

HIP HOP & HOPE - Featuring Tim Roberts and Kenny Harvey

This year, you can join the Jazzercise team in Orlando or Tampa OR dance all weekend in both locations!

Jazzercise is proud to announce their seventh Annual Jazzercise event benefiting uninsured and underserved women battling breast cancer at Florida.

Join Jazzercise icons Tim Roberts and Kenny Harvey, for a beats jumpin’, bass droppin’, heart pumpin’ dance party. This unique jazzercise class promises to be the most epic class you’ve ever stepped to — including fresh body pulsing music and new moves keep you psyched to sweat.

Don’t be shy. Anyone can Jazzercise! Jazzercise membership is NOT required. This event is open to everyone. Invite your friends! Morning classes will be cancelled at many area centers in Orlando on September 23rd and Tampa on September 24th to inspire YOU to support the battle against breast cancer.

$40 Registration per Event OR $60 Registration to Dance all weekend.

Please log on towww.hiphopandhope.com for more information and registration details.

With several convenient locations in Tampa Bay, including their Premier Centers in Lutz and Westchase, you have no excuse not to join this fun, high intensity dance party. Choose to stay fit for life not just summer, choose Jazzercise.

Jazzercise Tampa - Lutz Fitness Center is located at 19012 1st St SW, Lutz, FL 33548.

Contact them directly by calling (813) 743-9493.

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