What is the ZIN Jam™ Program?
The ZIN Jam™ program consists of ZIN Jam sessions led by a licensed Zumba® Jammer (ZJ) for the purpose of providing ZIN™ Members with new choreography routines to integrate into their Zumba classes. A ZIN Member-only benefit, the ZIN Jam program is the officially authorized program, sanctioned by Zumba Fitness, LLC for all choreography jams and sessions related to the Zumba program.
What is a Zumba Jammer (ZJ)?
A Zumba Jammer (ZJ) is a ZIN Member who specializes in Zumba choreography and has been officially selected and licensed by Zumba Fitness, LLC to host ZIN Jam sessions. Only licensed Zumba Jammers may lead a ZIN Jam session.
Who is the Zumba Jammer in my area?
Zumba Jammers are not restricted to specific areas; they can host ZIN Jam sessions anywhere in the world. This introduces ZIN Members to a wide variety of styles and choreography ideas.
How can I request a ZIN Jam Session at my facility?
You can contact a Zumba Jammer directly for additional information on hosting a ZIN Jam session through their Instructor Profile (click on Find an Instructor).
How do I become a Zumba Jammer?
Zumba Jammer calls are periodically announced on ZIN Home, in the ZIN Newsletter and via email. When a call is announced, simply follow the instructions on how to apply.
What is a ZIN Jam Session?
A ZIN Jam session, led by a licensed Zumba Jammer, allows ZIN Members to learn several new choreography routines and network with local ZIN Members. A maximum of 30 ZIN Members per session allows for one-on-one interaction and personal feedback.
How do I find a ZIN Jam Session in my area?
Log in to ZIN Home and click Find a ZIN Jam Session under Continuing Education.
What if there are no ZIN Jam Sessions in my area?
New ZIN Jam sessions are continually added to the schedule, so check back regularly. As the program continues to expand, more sessions will become available. If you know of a facility where a ZIN Jam session can be hosted, please contact a Zumba Jammer directly.
What are the benefits of attending a ZIN Jam Session?
- 4-5 fresh, distinctive choreography routines that you can immediately integrate into your classes
- Valuable networking with fellow ZIN Members
- Expert feedback and one-on-one interaction
- Opportunity to enhance steps, skills and techniques
Are ZIN Jam Sessions based on specific rhythms or specialty programs?
Currently, ZIN Jam sessions are based on the wide variety of rhythms found in basic Zumba classes and do not focus on specific rhythms. Specialty ZIN Jam sessions are not available at this time.
What are the requirements to attend a ZIN Jam Session?
To participate in a ZIN Jam session, you must be a ZIN Member in good standing at the time of the session. Please note that you must present proof of your membership status by printing your status card from ZIN Home and bringing it the session.
How long is a ZIN Jam Session?
All ZIN Jam sessions are three hours long (registration may take additional time).
How much does it cost to attend a ZIN Jam Session?
All ZIN Jam sessions cost U.S. $30 or its foreign currency equivalent.
Will I receive any materials at the ZIN Jam Session?
Certificates, credits and licenses are not provided or earned for attending a ZIN Jam session. The Zumba Jammer may provide you with choreography notes and a list of songs used.
What is the structure of a ZIN Jam Session?
ZIN Jam sessions consist of the breakdown of 4-5 choreographies to specific songs and the practicing of complete routines. By the end of the session, you should be confident enough in the new routines to immediately implement them in your Zumba classes. Some time is dedicated to personal introductions and verbal tips on presentation.
FOR ANY FURTHER QUESTIONS, PLEASE CONTACT THE ZUMBA JAMMER DIRECTLY.