Although there are multiple studies showing the benefits of taking up dancing, the excuses not to dance are infinite. What's holding you back? Take a look at some of these common objections and why you should just two-step around them.
Although ballroom dancing and martial arts might seem unrelated in many ways, there's a reason why martial art master Bruce Lee was also a good ballroom dancer, and there's a reason why some of the most masterful martial art masters in the world -- like the aikido master Ken Ota -- also run ballroom dancing studios where they teach style, grace, and etiquette along with self-defense.
From mastering the choreography to the beautiful, honest expression of dance, it creates a connection from your physical self to your soul that no other activity can offer. It becomes a piece of you, a sanctuary for your emotions. As an adult, that feeling often becomes just a memory, as there very few viable options of pursuing dance genres like ballet or jazz for an adult that has not made it their career