DANCE MARATHON 2012 – BULLE
14th Dance Marathon in Bulle, a great success !
On Sunday, October 7th, 2012 at the Halle Omnisport, Collège du Sud, Bulle, The Dance Aerobics Company held the 14th Annual Dance Aerobics Marathon in favor of the Fribourg Breast Cancer Society.
Some 470 people attended and shared this memorable event.
Young and old were able to dance and/or discover the methods kids’dance2Bfit and dance2Bfit. A large variety of food stands were run by the instructors and volunteers to make sure that everyone was well fed and hydrated. All this was offered in the warm, dynamic and musical atmosphere which is typical of classes in Switzerland.
With over 400 participants dancing, 36 women completed the marathon by dancing non-stop during 4 hours for their favorite charity. They were welcomed and congratulated by the organizing committee and each winner received a prize.
The organizing committee, led by Joelle Dermont, area coordinator for Fribourg and Fribourg instructors were also congratulated and thanked for their hard work and commitment to making this day a huge success by company founder Patricia Matthey.
This year thanks to everyone’s hard work and participation, the fund-raiser was able to offer CHF 20’000.- to the Fribourg Breast Cancer Society.
We are proud to announce that our next dance marathon is scheduled to take place Saturday, October 6, 2013 at the college of Perraires in Collombey, Valais, Switzerland.