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Capoeira is played to build self confidence and as a form of Self-Defence. In addition it improves fitness, supplements weight loss and relieves stress, hence providing general health and fitness.
Slaves from Angola, brought to Brazil in the 16th century, the earliest forms of Capoeira as a form of self-defence.
Based on African dances and rituals, these slaves practised Capoeira in their free time . As slaves, their slave masters did not permit any form of martial arts so Capoeira, under the guise of dance evolved.
Dung 17th century many slaves escaped the toil and degradation of slavery and founded "quilombos" (slave run habitations). Under this environment Capoeira matured
White t-shirts and loose white pants are worn in Capoeira classes. These are traditionally called "abadas." The fight dance between two capoeiristas is called a Roda This is the culmination of athleticism, experience and cunning.This the most spectacular part of Capoeira
Develop speed, athleticism and physical dexterity
Capoeira is for everybody, regardless of age or fitness ability. Why not give it a try!
The most unique form of non contact martial arts. It combines dance and athleticism with perfection
TUESDAY 30 OCTOBER- 4 DECEMBER 6.30-7.30
FEES PAID TO TEACHER
£30 for six weeks. Certificates awarded to students
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