Zumbathon for the Irish Society for Autism

A Zumbathon is an exciting 2 event which includes the best Zumba dancing and exercise.  You do not have to dance the whole 2 hours, feel free to sit out some songs and watch your friends! The Zumba® program fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Our goal is simple: We want you to want to work out, to love working out, to get hooked. Zumba® Fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life!

A Zumbathon is an exciting 2 event which includes the best Zumba dancing and exercise.  You do not have to dance the whole 2 hours, feel free to sit out some songs and watch your friends! The Zumba® program fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Our goal is simple: We want you to want to work out, to love working out, to get hooked. Zumba® Fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life!

Zumba for a cause with Zumba Kilkenny Rachel (Nolan) and a team of instructors from around Ireland!!!! Join us from 8pm til 10.30pm and lets dance dance dance for a great cause......Tickets 12euro (available from Rachel 0831199020 (or catch me at any of my classes) or from Hotel reception in Springhill Court Hotel Kilkenny.

The Irish Society for Autism was formed with the aim of creating awareness of autism and how convincing the right people that early diagnosis and specified help would improve the quality of life for people with autism. The Soceity is in operation for 45years and it provides vital information for parents, carers, families etc.

The reason this Zumbathon came about is because of a young boy who is 9 years old. Joe is a wonderful little boy, he is so lovable and full of cuddles and hugs! Michelle is Joe’s mum and she has just recently started to come along to my Zumba class in Callan! Joe’s diagnosis has been a long road. It started in preschool where Joe disliked change to his routine or surroundings. He is now in main stream school and he has the assistance of a SNA....Its been a long road for Joe and his parents to get the final diagnosis. Michelle says ‘life is different for them now as a family but with the help and support from the Irish Society for Autism and friends and family it helps them all in so many ways.

I cannot stress enough the need for this essential fundraising for this very worthy cause! So I ask everyone out there please support us in anyway you can!

Tickets are €12 available from myself (Rachel Zumba Nolan) or at reception of Springhill Court Hotel. We also have sponsorship cards so you can raise money and there will be a raffle on the night. A huge thank you to everyone involved, the Irish Society for Autism, my fantastic zumba instructor friends and Michelle Kearney, Madeleine Shea Fitzpatrick, Springhill Court Hotel and all those donating sponsored raffle prizes for the night!!!!!