Capoeira is a Martial Science that was developed in Brasil by African Slaves over 500yrs ago to fight oppression. It is believed that the Slaves desguised this art as a dance to prevent the Slave-masters from discovering that the slaves could in fact physically defend themselves.
Besides the Martial, Acrobatic, Music and Dance aspects of Capoeira, it is internationally being recognised as a communal and deeply involving experience. Once you become a Capoeirista, an instant bond is created between you and millions of other people globally who share your passion. An obvious thing that we can't ignore is the fact you will attain the prowess to guide your body into shapes and positions that most of the general public can not ever imagine being possible. The birth of a superhero