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Capoeira combines throughout music and rhythm several fight techniques which are the origin of it, with a technic and teaching structure adapted to current times. It has the origin in the own dances of slaves carried by Portuguese to Brazil between the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries and were integrated into a dance form based in hand-to-hand combat. Its orientation towards dance or fight depended on situation and circumstances. The great range of movements, captivating rhythm and visual attractiveness have contributed to the significant interest and development of this activity during the last years.

Capoeira’s structure makes easier to learn it both for advanced learners and beginners.

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