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ballroom dancing

social dancing, popular since the beginning of the 20th century, to dances in conventional rhythms (ballroom dances) such as the foxtrot and the quickstep
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So David may be right; DanceSport could bring a bigger slice of the economic pie to competitive ballroom dancing.
Utilizing these programs as interventions to prevent falls and promote restraint reduction for a target population at a target time proved tremendously successful, as disclosed by the following comparative analysis of the trends/patterns of falls before and after we implemented the program: (1) none of the falls are occurring between 10 and 11:30 am, compared with 60% prior to the program; (2) 20% of fails are occurring between 3 and 4:30 pm and involve alert and oriented residents, as compared with 100% prior to the program; and (3) of that 20% of falls between 3 and 4:30 pm, none involved those residents participating in the ballroom dancing intervention.
Studies have shown that ballroom dancing can boost the cardiovascular system in the same way as more traditional aerobic activities--such as jogging and biking.
An inexpensive and unintimidating way to learn some fancy footwork is through one of the Bay Area's nine ballroom dancing clubs that offer drop-in group classes and regular dance parties.
However, both of them still loved dancing, so they taught ballroom dancing at the Wallsend Memorial Hall.
Anderson said ballroom dancing is a whole different learning process which is more complex than it appears.
And it was while he lived in the city that his love for ballroom dancing began.
The couple made a living teaching ballroom dancing.
The orchestra (band) on this programme have absolutely no idea of strict tempo, a necessity for ballroom dancing.
Summary: Baz Luhrmann was among the first people to bring ballroom dancing to the screen.
This acclaimed production takes the audience on a whirlwind tour of ballroom dancing - from the romance of the Waltz, the passion of the
Linda Staver is widely recognized as a mainstay of ballroom dancing in Eugene, and she says the television coverage is undoubtedly contributing to the surge in dance participation.