Since Jul 2012

IBIFAKA AKINBINU (FABILA) 

ZUMBA EDUCATION SPECIALIST

Ibifaka Akinbinu a.k.a Fabila  is a Zumba Education Specialist for Zumba Basic 1 Training in Nigeria. She is also a Body Barre Instructor professionally trained in Ballet and Modern Dance techniques at the Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance, New York. A lawyer by profession, Fabila resigned from Legal practice to pursue her passion for arts and fitness. She is the founder of Fabila's Fitness Club and runs a health and fitness blog in the same name. She incorporates dance techniques with aerobics and believes that exercise can be made fun. Fabila has participated in a number of Fitness Conventions including the annual Zumba Fitness Convention held in Orlando, Florida where she got to meet the founder of Zumba Fitness. She is the creator of Shape Up Naija Fitness Carnival, a yearly event held in Nigeria which brings together fitness professionals and enthusiast from all around the country. Fabila has appeared on a number of national and international Television programs including MTV Base's "FitFam", Spice TV Africa's "Work it Out": and “Your View” and “A Woman’s World broadcast on TVC (TV Continental). 


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  • Zumba instructor for 5 yearsZumba instructor for 5 years
    Licensed ZIN member for 5 years
  • Orlando Convention 2014Orlando Convention 2014
    Attended Zumba® Instructor Orlando Convention 2014
  • Zumba BasicZumba Basic
    License to teach regular Zumba® classes.
  • Zumba ToningZumba Toning
    License to teach body-sculpting techniques using Zumba Toning Sticks to enhance rhythm and build strength.
  • Zumba SentaoZumba Sentao
    Licensed to teach the party-like workout that incorporates chairs to improve strength, definition and endurance.
  • Zumba Kids & Zumba Kids JrZumba Kids & Zumba Kids Jr
    License to teach the custom-designed kids program that blends dance-fitness routines with fun games and high-energy music.
  • Zumba in the CircuitZumba in the Circuit
    Has Zumba in the Circuit class(es)
  • E-Learning CoreE-Learning Core
    Completed Zumba® Core e-learning course.
  • E-Learning GlutesE-Learning Glutes
    Completed Zumba® Glutes e-learning course.
  • Zumba Wear Insider 2 StarZumba Wear Insider 2 Star
    Zumba® Wear Insider 2 Star
  • ZCOM VolunteerZCOM Volunteer
    ZIN Community Volunteer
  • Zumba BasicZumba Basic
    License to teach regular Zumba® classes.
  • Zumba ToningZumba Toning
    License to teach body-sculpting techniques using Zumba Toning Sticks to enhance rhythm and build strength.
  • Zumba SentaoZumba Sentao
    Licensed to teach the party-like workout that incorporates chairs to improve strength, definition and endurance.
  • Zumba Kids & Zumba Kids JrZumba Kids & Zumba Kids Jr
    License to teach the custom-designed kids program that blends dance-fitness routines with fun games and high-energy music.
  • Zumba Kids & Zumba Kids JrZumba Kids & Zumba Kids Jr
    License to teach the custom-designed kids program that blends dance-fitness routines with fun games and high-energy music.
  • Zumba in the CircuitZumba in the Circuit
    Has Zumba in the Circuit class(es)