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Day 12 - August 24, 2016

Weight: 240lbs
Body Fat: 33%
Weighed at: 8:10 AM

Several victories today!! I stuck to my diet, I was under my calories for the day, I went to martial arts class, and I stuck to the foundation exercises. 336 more words

Obrigada Mestre Paulinho !!!!

Thank you for everyone who was in Brazil in July with me, and helped me celebrate my new cord. I appreciate all the support and love and encouragement I have had over the past 26 years during this journey. 17 more words

Contra-Mestre Papa-Léguas: Preserving capoeira’s philosophy

As published in The Jakarta Post
Nov 2010

Jaime de Oliveira Gontijo, the founder of one of the world’s fastest-growing capoeira group, wasn’t born into a family of capoeira masters. 877 more words

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CDO binus: Brazilian martial arts on the campus

As published in The Jakarta Post
Sun, Nov 21 2010

Binus University may have loads of student activities – from martial arts like wushu and Merpati Putih to modern dance, soccer, theater, swimming, photography, cultural and language clubs, and many more. 561 more words

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RIO OLYMPICS - Day 0

First in a series of intermittent observations, thoughts, analysis, poor attempts at humor,  and random oddities regarding the Summer Games of the 31st Olympiad, in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.  625 more words

Sports

WAT VOOR CAPOEIRISTA WIL IK ZIJN?

In plaats van halsoverkop de draad weer op te nemen, probeer ik eerst een aantal zaken op een rijtje te zetten. Hoe wil ik in het leven staan en wat voor een capoeirista wil ik zijn? 997 more words

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