Anatomy of the Roda

The Capoeira Roda! To the naked eye, a roda Just looks like a bunch of people crowding around in a circle the same way kids do when there’s a fight. Everyone’s trying to get in to watch and everyone’s making a bunch of noise. It can feel like a crazy mess, and that is the […]


Choose your Capoeira Adventure I’ve seen it many times, people walk into their first class like frightened animals looking out for the wolves ready to pounce on them. They look up and down, examine every corner of the room and place their stuff down somewhere where they can see it before sitting down and waiting […]