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Brazilian Rhythms: Capoeira

Capoeira is a Brazilian martial art form that incorporates elements of music, song and dance. Although the details of capoeira’s early history are widely debated, it’s agreed that African slaves in Brazil are the originators of this art form. 360 more words


Brazil, Goals & Capoeira

Finding words to describe how magical today was…I would be here for the next year. When I tell you God ANSWERS your prayers….whew..Like there are no words. 307 more words

Floyd Webb bonus audio: Besouro and Capoeira on Film

Dojo Podcast bonus audio: Floyd Webb

Here’s some bonus audio from tomorrow’s podcast with filmmaker Floyd Webb. Floyd and I had a interesting part of our conversation about non-Asian martial arts films and here’s what we spoke about: 31 more words

Martial Arts Movies

Because you can do it

You can come up with several excuses why you didn’t do exercise e.g. long working hours, the gym is far away or by the end of the day you lose energy and all you want is a comfortable couch. 296 more words

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Brazil, NYC: Celebrate Carnaval!

Brazilian carnaval, a wild and colorful celebration that takes place in the five days leading up to Lent, ends tomorrow. Fortunately, even if you swear off chocolate for the next forty days, the party doesn’t have to end. 630 more words

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