Fitness fans gearing up for Zumba marathon at the Deepings School

Zumba lovers will be supporting Cancer Research UK and Macmillan Cancer Support in a three-hour Zumbathon on Saturday, April 21.

The event will be at The Deepings School hall, starting at 2pm.

Zumba instructors and lifelong friends Karen Wills and Kerrie Pateman are urging both beginners and experts in the dance-based fitness craze to get involved and help raise money for charities close to their hearts.

All the money raised from ticket sales will be equally divided between Cancer Research UK and Macmillan Cancer Support.

The Deepings School is hosting the event free of charge.

The event is suitable for anyone over 12 years old.

Tickets for the Zumbathon are £10 on the door. Arrive from 1.30pm for a 2pm start.

Participants can do as much or as little as they feel comfortable with.

For more information call Karen Wills on 07765 351 070 or e-mail kkzumba@gmail.com