FAQ

FAQ

What is Barre? 
Barre uses a combination of postures inspired by ballet and other disciplines like Pilates and functional training. The barre is used to balance while doing exercises that focus on isometric strength training.

What is Rumba Barre?
Rumba Barre was founded by Dayana and is fueled by her passion of Latin dancing, music and Barre. Rumba means “To Dance”. The combination of Barre and Rumba create an exciting and unique experience! Are you ready for an amazing 45 minute Cardio Burner?

About The Owner
Dayana completed her Master of Education Degree in 2012. In 2014, she furthered her career by engaging students and coaching them in a Group Fitness environment. In 2016, she opened her own business called Rumba Barre, which is a combination of Latin Music and Fitness Barre. She currently holds many certifications in the Fitness Industry and continues to develop her knowledge with Continuing Education. Certifications Held: ACE Group Fitness Instructor Certification, NASM Women’s Fitness Specialization, CPR/AED Certification, Star 3 Spinning Certification, Total Barre Instructor Certification, Silver Sneakers Classic/CardioFit/Yoga Certification, Piloxing Barre Instructor Certification.

Benefits of Rumba Barre?
The Benefits of Barre are improved posture, muscle definition, weight loss, increased flexibility, greater range of motion and reduced stress. *Warning! RAPID RESULTS! Changes may include improved posture, thinner thighs, toned arms, a sculpted back, strong abs and a lifted seat.

How long is a class?
Each Rumba Barre class is 45 minutes. Cycle Barre is 45 minutes.

Do I need to be physically active or have any experience?
No. You do not need to be physically active and you do not need experience in dancing, ballet or barre.

What should I wear?
Non-baggy clothes such as Yoga Pants/tank tops. Gripped Socks are required. Need Gripped socks? Rumba Barre is an Official ToeSox Dealer and will have gripped socks available for purchase in class.

What do I bring?
We supply the Barre and Motivation. Please bring a water, small towel, yoga mat, a pair of 1-3 LB weights and gripped socks. Need Gripped socks? Rumba Barre is an Official ToeSox Dealer and will have gripped socks available for purchase in class. Rumba Barre will also have small weights available for purchase in class.

What should I expect?
We will incorporate elements of latin dance, free weights, ball and core exercises. Be prepared to sweat, and have fun. No dancing, barre or ballet experience required. All fitness levels are welcome!

We are a small and private barre studio. Please arrive to class 5-10 minutes early to set up your space and avoid disrupting the class flow once class has begun. We all have busy schedules, repeated tardiness is challenging to the class and instructor.

WHERE else can I find Rumba Barre online?
Find us on:
Rumba Barre on Facebook
Rumba Barre on Yelp
Rumba Barre on Groupon
Rumba Barre on Living Social

Does Rumba Barre work with other businesses?
YES. Rumba Barre has joined forces with the businesses below:
Spotlight Art, Dance & Wellness
Grayson’s Tails, LLC  (Discount available for Rumba Barre Clients)
Simsbury Chamber of Commerce
Farmington Continuing Education
The Gains Channel

How do I register for a class?
**Rumba Barre requires a reservation using the Schedulicity Software/App to secure a spot in class. No walk-ins due to limited space/props. Book today through the Schedulicity app or on the Schedulicity website. Search for “Rumba Barre” or “Fitness Class”.

Cancellation Policy
Rumba Barre Class Cancellation: Class may be cancelled due to inclement weather, instructor illness, or low attendance (less than 2 members). This decision will be made at least 1-4 hours prior to class and members will be immediately notified via email/phone/text. Please also check Facebook for cancellations: https://www.facebook.com/rumbabarre

Member Cancellation Policy: Please cancel 3 hours in advance of class time to avoid being charged in full. No shows will be charged in full. Simply remove yourself from the class on the Schedulicity App or call. This gives clients a chance to take your spot of the class fills up. The good news is you can book your space in class up to an hour before.

Groupon/Living Social Customers
**Rumba Barre requires a reservation using the Schedulicity Software/App to secure a spot in class. No walk-ins due to limited space/props. Book today through the Schedulicity app or on the Schedulicity website. Search for “Rumba Barre” or “Fitness Class”.
1. Go to Schedulicity: (https://www.schedulicity.com/scheduling/RB2482)
2. Select a Class Day and Time
3. Register for a free Schedulicty account
4. Book your class *(Please note, the class will show a fee, which does not require a credit card. The balance fee will be waived and your Groupon/Living Social Voucher credit will be applied).
5. Bring your Groupon Voucher or Mobile App for scanning Voucher.

Groupon/Living Social Fine Print
Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. New customers only. Appointment required, same day appointments accepted. Registration required. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. May redeem across visits. Valid only for option purchased. All goods or services must be used by the same person. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.