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News - July 13, 2012

Keep on dancing

Aerobics instructor Joan Rabin going strong after more than 30 years

by Emily Efland

Ever since neon spandex, pump-up music and enthusiasm for aerobic dancing spread across the country in the early 1970s, aerobics classes have been held in downtown Mountain View. The class routines combine upper and lower body exercise with dance techniques, a workout created by Jacki Sorensen in 1969. While the outfits and the disco soundtrack may have changed over the years, in Mountain View one thing has remained the same: aerobics instructor Joan Rabin.

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Comments

Posted by Bonnie Epstein, a resident of another community
on Jul 15, 2012 at 2:22 pm

Even after 20 years or so away from your classes, I really GET the enthusiasm part of your appeal, Joan. You bring together so much more than just an aerobics class. I hope to join your Mountain View class the next time I'm in town.