“The student does not compete with the mestre and the mestre who has respect does not compete with the student.” Mestre Curio

UR Capoeira

We use capoeira to change lives.  We inspire, develop and guide individuals in the capoeira game.  What we achieve in the game play of Capoeira is transferred into real life by you.  Feeling healthier, stronger, flexible and agile from capoeira training stimulates and motivates you to pursue a better life.  Learning to dance also brings a more satisfying social life.

You will need to focus and dedicate time and effort to get the results you are looking for nonetheless the rewards are many.  Master Fantasma and UR Capoeira group have been producing these results with individuals from many varied backgrounds for over 25 years.

UR Capoeira is centered around traditional Brazilian capoeira teachings which include music, song, dance, acrobatics and rituals used by capoeira groups around the world.  Whatever level or place you are at our teachings are for you.  If you are already a capoeira practitioner we will help you develop insight and vision in the various ways to play.  If you are a complete beginner we will hold your hand and guide you until you are ready to stand and learn alone.

News

Capoeira Park Training

Haggerston Park near the football courts

Tuesday – Thursday 6 – 7:30pm  Sunday 10 -11:30 am  online coming back soon

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Kick yourself into 2020

Capoeira kicking technique workshops

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Events

Jogando no Pé do Berimbau

Come and learn how to play on the floor, close to each other in the observastion phase.

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Or Call 07779 031 273

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A modern vision of capoeira’s golden age

27th January 2019 come change your game for the better

On line payment and full info

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“Apart from a skill, it also lays down rules which benefits those taking part. It offers positive benefits through developing respect for others. It’s also great fun.”

Andrew Boff. Greater London Authority

“Capoeira reminds me who I am, and reminds me of my uniqueness and what I can do with it.”

ELC student

“Entering into training or a roda, nothing else matters, everyone is equal and everyone shares the same experiences.”

East London Capoeira Student

“It’s a group thing – we all learn off each other”

Musician, male, 38yrs

“Capoeira is a riddle and there is no answer.”

Capoeira student

Life is a struggle? Life is a battle?
 The player sees that capoeira is teaching him to dance within and during this fight.

Nestor Capoeira

“I like capoeira because it is a full body workout, I feel strong. When I play I feel excited and motivated. I would tell anyone considering capoeira to join…its good.”

male 17 years old

Capoeira is treachery

 

Mestre Bimba