Exercise http://nhpr.org en Feminist Boot Camp http://nhpr.org/post/feminist-boot-camp <P>When people talk about boot camp, they are most likely referring to grueling workout routine designed to get people into shape, fast. But when <STRONG>Amy Richards </STRONG>and Jennifer Baumgardner offer their boot camp in New York City, it is not military training or abs of steal that they promise, it’s feminism.</P> <P> Thu, 31 Jan 2013 16:43:31 +0000 Virginia Prescott 21100 at http://nhpr.org First Lady Michelle Obama Visits New Hampshire http://nhpr.org/post/first-lady-michelle-obama-visits-new-hampshire <p>First Lady&nbsp;Michelle Obama brought&nbsp;her &quot;Let&#39;s Move!&#39;&#39; health and fitness initiative to New Hampshire on Friday.</p><p>Mrs.&nbsp;Obama visited the Penacook Community Center, a neighborhood nonprofit group in Concord.</p><p>It has a child care center that helps children exercise before and after school and teaches them&nbsp;about healthy eating through the use of a garden.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Mrs. Obama&nbsp;was&nbsp;joined by New Hampshire First Lady Susan Lynch, a pediatrician who has worked to increase awareness about&nbsp;childhood obesity.</p> Fri, 09 Mar 2012 22:22:56 +0000 NHPR Staff 2406 at http://nhpr.org First Lady Michelle Obama Visits New Hampshire Zumba Is A Hit, But Is It Latin? http://nhpr.org/post/zumba-hit-it-latin Zumba isn't just a fitness craze; it's an international business with more than 12 million enthusiasts in its classes. You can buy Zumba CDs, a Zumba video game and Zumba clothes. For many students β€” who show up in spandex to body-roll, fist-pump and booty-shake β€” it's their first taste of Latin music and dance steps. Now, some Latin dancers are trying to make more of a distinction between their art β€” and what happens in a Zumba class.<p>Zumba enthusiast Damarus Diaz is Puerto Rican, and she likes the way Zumba has brought Latin rhythms and steps to the rest of the world. Mon, 05 Mar 2012 05:01:00 +0000 2294 at http://nhpr.org Zumba Is A Hit, But Is It Latin?