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Baltimore's race course trying for Zumba record

Thursday - 4/10/2014, 8:04am  ET

BALTIMORE (AP) -- Baltimore's Pimlico Race Course will try to break the world record for the largest Zumba class.

WJZ-TV ( ) says the fitness class will be held on May 16 as part of a health and fitness festival that will include 100 women-owned businesses. The current Zumba record was set in India in September 2012. That class had 6,671 participants.

Tickets are $40 and proceeds will go to Susan G. Komen Maryland. The event is sponsored by Lifebridge Health Sinai Hospital.

May 16 is a Friday and the day before the race course will host the Preakness.


Information from: WJZ-TV,

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