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What Dance Style Is Best for Your First Spin with Your Spouse? (Part 2)

The Swing

A variety of dance styles belongs to this category, such as the Lindy hop, jitterbug, jive, boogie, East and West Coast swing. It’s rather fast-paced style, fun and lively way to kick off your marriage with a few lifts, fast turns, and leg kicks. We suggest you learn with a professional choreographer! Brides should consider changing their wedding gown into a shorter, flowy dress and wearing dance shorts and dancing shoes. Grooms should wear comfortable shoes and suit jacket.

The Foxtrot

Something of in between a Waltz and a swing dance, it is fantastic for a pair featured a medium tempo and playful dance movements that go with a wide variety of classic and contemporary songs. The moves can get complicated, but modern wedding outfits will look very nice as you do a Foxtrot.

The Rumba
This Latin dance is best for a couple looking to ignite a sensual vibe from their first dance due to a lot of hip work and fluidity. Although, it’s not hard to learn as other Latin styles, such as the salsa and mambo, but will definitely require serious practice. There is a limited selection of melodies that suits this style, but they’re not hard to find and very enjoyable. Shoes may need to be changed, and bride may want to make sure her gown can handle hip movement and turns.

Mambo & Salsa Dance
The salsa and mambo are fast-paced dance incorporate some complicated steps that bring a certain sensual, and flair to your first dance. Latin songs are always excellent tunes for this form. Practise with a professional to master this dance and remember that a costume change into more dance-friendly clothing is recommended. A tango dance might also be an excellent choice, though it is a bit too sexual and serious for a wedding dance.

Dance Lessons for Couples (part 1)

Here is a list of the top dance lessons for couples; some of which might fit for traditional ballroom dancing while the rest can be best for experimental.

Whether it’s a reason to practice or connect, dance lessons are always best activity for the two of you. 

1.    Wedding Dance

This is the biggest reason for you to take partner for dance lessons – your wedding. There are many options such as Waltz, Rumba or something completely unexpected; the trainers could have you dance ready for your lifetime event in 5 lessons max!

2.    Salsa

Absolutely hot, flirty and mostly fun, Salsa is one of the most famous dance lesson choice for couples. There are different range of dance moves such as Street Cha Cha Cha, Bachata, and the Argentine Tango as well as Merengue. Furthermore it’s perfect for social mingling, networking, the dance is so much fun to dance the evening away!

3.    Jive and Rock n Roll

Elvis and the Beatles are calling! No different from a Swing or a Jive, this form of dancing is great way to make your tummy tauter and burn all the belly fat away. It’s an amazing Aerobic exercise, the fitness aspect increases with every level and Dance Floor that eliminate any negative physical impact to your ankles and knees!

4.    Kizomba

Salsa is the foundation for building your sexier, sultrier cousin Kizomba! Kizomba is a type of dance and a style of music that created in Angola in the late 1980s. No different from Caribbean quick rhythm, this dance is great to help you connect with your better someone.  A very close movement, suggested very little or almost no distance between you and your partner – and not the type of dance that suite for trying with strangers. Although if you do, it’s great to enjoy making new friends while grooving!

Dancing – Great way to strengthen your romantic relationship

Doing sports is not only help you stay healthy, but also a great way to strengthen your romantic life. Sports can help your relationship in certain areas such as building trust, sharing your emotions and bringing more energy into your love life.

There are various types of sports that you can do together such as cycling together, running, playing tennis, golfing, swimming… The list can go on and on. But, we would specifically recommend Dancing.

You may ask why and here are our answers:

  1. It’s a wonderful cardio workout that boost your physical and mental health. Dancing incorporates movements from all plans, including lateral and rotational. It helps grow your muscle, increase your strength at the same time improve your flexibility and balance.
  2. It boots your emotion by reducing stress, decreasing anxiety and boosting your confidence. Dancing keeps you entertained for hours. It’s so much fun, you can enjoy the rhythm, the movements, the sensations when interacting with your love on that you won’t even tired or notice how fast time goes by.
  3. Dancing is a great way to ignite the flame and builds up romantic life. No matter what kind of dance you learn, you and your spouse will grow stronger and closer. You can do comtemporary dance like Zumba, Hip-hop, Quick-step or traditional dance like Waltz, Ballet,…it is up to you. Despite of the different technique, you have to communicate to make sure you doing it right. Moreover, you are coordinating every fiber of yours to theirs which leads to strong emotional connection.

However, one thing to keep in mind that when you staring to dance, you might feel like you are the clumsiest person on earth, don’t be ashamed and give up. Everyone was once like you. Just keep practicing and you will soon see the improvements both in your steps and your relationship.