'Dancing' stars promote kid fitness

September 18, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Get your kids moving! Edyta Sliwinska and Alec Mazo from "Dancing with the Stars" have just opened their second Bay Area studio to help give your kids an empowering fitness and social outlet.

Starting in September, Edyta, Alec and Genesis Dance Studios will begin youth outreach as advocates of the Presidential Fitness Challenge, which encourages youth to live healthier and find activities they really like, getting at least 30 minutes to an hour, of exercise for 5 days. Outreach will include dance demonstrations in schools across the bay area.

The pair continue to teach ballroom dance and fitness in their Los Angeles location and classes are available, at all locations, for children and adults of all ages with classes and privates available on weekends and weekdays.

Gurus Edyta Sliwinska and Alec Mazo apply their knowledge and over 15 years experience into the studio, while their qualified dance teachers and staff have incredible knowledge and a broad range of experience in all types of dance. Edyta and Alec are best known for their appearances on ABC's hit "Dancing with the Stars." Last season, Edyta was a semi-finalist with partner, Jason Taylor. Alec was the first professional champion on season one of with partner, Kelly Monaco. Also on staff, is Genya Mazo, US Champion and dancer for "Dancing with the Stars" performances and tour

Edyta and Alec also have DVD's "Dancing like the Pros" and "Fitness with the Pros" available at www.DancingPros.com.

Genesis San Francisco
404 Clement Street
San Francisco 94118.

Genesis Walnut Creek
2071 Tice Valley Blvd.
Walnut Creek 94595
415.221.7125

For more information on the Los Angeles classes, visit www.GenesisDance.com

"Dancing with the Stars" premiers on Monday, September 22 on ABC7. For show information, click here.


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