SUNRISE YOGA AND BALLOON ASCENSION
For the sixth year in a row, yoga students will greet the rising sun in front of the panoramic back drop of over 100 balloons ascending into the skies of New Jersey. This year's sessions will be lead by Reggie Flimlin of Yoga Basin of Asbury Park and Yoga Festival by the Sea.
ZUMBA® fitness PARTY for everyone!
ZumbAtomic for kids is a combination of dance and fitness moves to Latin and international rhythms. Get fit, rock out and have a blast!
Corie Lucas - Fitness & Wellness Center Director
Corie Lucas is a Branchburg resident, married, with three children. Corie was the original kickbox instructor for Branchburg Recreation from 1999 to 2002. In 2002, Corie began teaching Pilates mat and in 2003 opened her own Pilates studio. Since then she has developed a fully equipped Pilates studio, including traditional apparatus and classically trained instructors. Her focus is integrity, safety, and satisfaction. Corie believes in well structured, enjoyable classes that aren't overcrowded.
Pam Yula - Lead Zumba Instructor
Pam is an instrumental part of the BSC Fitness & Wellness Center. She brings her awesome energy to a variety of Zumba classes at BSC, in addition to Drumbellz, Toning, Drums Alive, and more.
Pam is a Branchburg resident with two children and three dogs who always loved to teach fitness classes. Pam can often be seen doing her dynamic Zumba demonstrations at community events, including the Somerset Patriots Ball Field and the annual Somerville Street Fair. Pam has led fitness programs for corporate groups such as Johnson & Johnson, Sanofi Aventis, and Met Life. Her career highlights include being chosen by Zumba Fitness to lead a Zumba Halftime Show for the NJ Nets professional basketball team in January 2011, performing as a backup dancer for Stepp Stewart on the Dr. Oz Show, and lending her skills as a Cardio Choreographer and Master Trainer for DrumBellz Fitness.
Jazzercise returns to the festival this year. Certified instructor and Balloon Festival veteran, Karen Faulkner of Jazzercise Chester Da Barn Recreation Center, will lead the workout program, which offers a fusion of jazz dance, resistance training, Pilates, yoga, and kickboxing movements, has positively affected millions of people worldwide. Benefits include increased cardiovascular endurance, strength, and flexibility, as well as an overall "feel good" factor. For more information about Jazzercise contact Karen Faulkner at 908-246-1402. Be sure to ask about discounts to the Festival for Jazzercise participants. For worldwide class information, go to jazzercise.com or call (800) FIT-IS-IT.
The dancing happens 8:30am – 9:30am at the Family Fun Pavilion.
Contact Karen at 908-246-1402