Jaana is more than a lean, beautiful dancer. She’s also a cutting-edge dance fitness innovator. She has designed, choreographed and directed home fitness exercise programs which have sold millions of copies around the world.
Jaana Kunitz started her dance journey over 25 years ago, back home in Finland, and made her mark in the Ballroom industry by winning numerous medals in the US, North America and World DanceSport Championships.
An expert on how the human body functions and what you need to do in order to achieve a dancer’s lean body, Jaana is the go-to girl for total-body transformation through dance. She loves to help people to unleash their body’s natural power to melt stubborn fat layers as well as tone incredibly strong and powerful core muscles.
Entertainment is in Jaana’s DNA – no wonder her dance exercise programs gets millions of people to get up and move. She knows exactly how to carefully handpick dance movements and fuse them with the rhythms and music so that they are incredibly motivating and inspiring to perform. Jaana is known for her over-the-top, hyper-enthusiastic personality. She makes the class intense yet very fun, and has a way that makes everyone want to DO MORE!
Jaana has appeared in numerous national television programs, including PBS “Championship Ballroom Dancing”, NBC “DanceSport Series”, Goodlife TV, ESPN, and Ole Suzanna. She also appeared in the feature film “Dance With Me” starring Vanessa Williams. Jaana is ACE certified fitness instructor and certifies instructors and master trainers in Figure 8 Fitness.
Jaana got her fitness degree from American Council of Exercise. She learned fitness science, muscle groups, nutritional science, formats to design programs, different components of yoga and strength training, and fitness safety.