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Fertile Soil For Seeds To Grow

So,  I’ve recently returned from another visit to Seattle.  Pastinha Weekend, an event that the International Capoeira Angola Foundation hosts annually in order to acknowledge our lineage, to reflect on the roles of revolution figures of African descent and to reconnect with our family and friends.   291 more words


Switch Kick

Training the Marcus Aurelio aka Contra Mestre Barrãozinho special. The switch kick.


And when he used it:


Black Consciousness Day - 20th November - Brazil

Zumbi, the heroic figure of Black Consciousness Day – 2oth November – Brazil

Today, 20th November, is a public holiday in Rio state and in some other parts of Brazil. 715 more words


Capoeira: the fighting rhythms of Brazil

Written by Nicola de Martini Ugolotti

Have you ever heard about Capoeira? Capoeira is a physical art form combining elements of martial arts, dance and acrobatics. 425 more words


Capoeira - a real life game

I have been traveling these past months and I can’t say that it has not inspired me in many ways. Russia was a great country and before I even noticed I made some achievement icons for RhubberMan that kinda contained that red Soviet feel :) 921 more words


Ms. and Mr. Vancouver Pageant

Awesome video of the time I judged beauty pageant contestants learning martial arts for Vancouver Television.

They had 10 minutes to practice a martial arts style and then perform it in front of the judges. 41 more words


Opening Day

Things have just been going so good for me lately. I got an amazing new job, my capoeira academy is moving literally right across the street from my new work place and now the mountains in Vancouver are starting to open. 109 more words