A Grand Junction fitness club has scheduled a charity event to raise money for breast cancer awareness and research.

Crossroads Fitness has scheduled a Zumba party in pink starting with registration at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 23 at its location at  2768 Compass Drive. Zumba classes will begin at noon, followed by prizes and refreshments at 1. Participants ar encouraged to wear something pink.

Admission is $5. Proceeds from the event will be donated to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, which promotes breast cancer awareness and research.

“Zumba is a fitness program with a Latin flavor,” said Katie Leiting, a certified Zumba instructor at Crossroads Fitness. “The moves are fun, easy to follow and a great calorie-burner.”

For more information about the Zumba party in pink or Crossroads Fitness, contact Paula Reece at 234-0608.

One Response to "A Grand Junction fitness club has scheduled a charity event to raise money for breast cancer awareness and research."

  1. Anonymous   April 8, 2011 at 10:14 am

    this is really a great event, we really need to increase the awareness on breast cancer. and we need to help each other to do this.

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