Video/Gallery: Zumba flash mob drums up support for Ipswich Race for Life

Race for Life fundraise with a Zumba flash mob in the Ipswich Cornhill on Sunday, 19 April.

Race for Life fundraise with a Zumba flash mob in the Ipswich Cornhill on Sunday, 19 April. - Credit: Su Anderson

Around 50 impromptu dancers wowed crowds on Ipswich’s Cornhill with their Zumba moves yesterday afternoon.

Race for Life fundraise with a Zumba flash mob in the Ipswich Cornhill on Sunday, 19 April.

Race for Life fundraise with a Zumba flash mob in the Ipswich Cornhill on Sunday, 19 April. - Credit: Su Anderson

The pink-clad ladies’ flash mob was promoting the Cancer Research UK Race for Life in Ipswich, taking place at Trinity Park on June 13-14.

They danced to three songs including a swing medley and Uptown Funk.

Gill Burgess, event manager of the Race for Life, thanked Gaby and Maria from Zumba Ipswich for their support.

She added: “It was absolutely awesome and we had a ball.

Race for Life fundraise with a Zumba flash mob in the Ipswich Cornhill on Sunday, 19 April.

Race for Life fundraise with a Zumba flash mob in the Ipswich Cornhill on Sunday, 19 April. - Credit: Su Anderson


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“The reaction from the crowds was fantastic – they quickly gathered around and were smiling, clapping and even dancing along. It got a really good response.”

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