What is Capoeira?
Capoeira is many things to many people. Like most sports, it is a lifetime of dedication to some, but regardless of what it becomes for you, we believe it will be an important contribution to anything you pursue in the future! There is truthfully something for everyone and more!
Capoeira is not just a Martial Art, it is an educational asset that demands and teaches its students to be disciplined, confident and well-rounded individuals at any stage in life.
First and Foremost Capoeira is a Sport and a Martial Art. We call people who play Capoeira a Capoeirista,! To become a Capoeirista there is one huge factor that plays a vital role in this transition, and that is Conditioning! Although you can be at all different levels of fitness when you join capoeira, through your progression from Beginner to Advanced ability, it builds your physical fitness to a peak condition.
Capoeira is truly a complete workout. The basic movements in capoeira work both upper and lower body strength as well as cardio in a fun and playful way, making the workout manageable and enjoyable. Say Goodbye to the stress of getting your workout in and Hello to Motivation and Achieving your Goals!
Cajue comes from the name of the Quilombo in Brazil named Cajueiro. A quilombo was a community of runaway and liberated slaves, they all worked together to protect and maintain their livelihood! True to the Group Name, Capoeira Cajue, holds each member as a function of it’s being. Community is at the very core of its Values.
We honour everyone’s uniqueness and pride ourselves on being a friendly and welcoming group. Just like in the game of capoeira you are respected by all and expected to give respect to all. When you choose to learn at Capoeira Cajue you are family. As you grow in Capoeira, you will realize that this family extends much farther than the limits of your City or Country, it extends Internationally and beyond the design of your logo.
Built on a rich tradition of Culture, Capoeira is not only a lesson in Brazilian History, it is an entry point into learning about Present Day Brazil and its vibrant way of life!
From percussion & vocals, to dance & storytelling, you will be engaged and enriched through this Martial Art … and you may even learn a language!
Capoeira will give you the opportunity to travel to Brazil or experience it in the comfort of your own City, whichever way you choose to enjoy it!
Capoeira is more than just a lesson in cultural understanding, it has a long history of empowering yourself and taking charge of your future.
Not only will you be given the tools you need to feel physically capable and sound, you will also be taught the discipline of how and when to use your skills to deepen your emotional intelligence.
With a laundry list of benefits and opportunities including public performance, you will be provided with a large selection of challenges and goals to strive for.
CHALLENGE YOURSELF TODAY.