334 Hempstead Ave
West Hempstead, NY 11552
Description: This is a beginners class. Capoeira is a Brazilian martial art, accompanied by rhythm and song. Capoiera was developed by African slaves in Brazil to increase their chances for liberty and independence. It�s an art of self defense hidden in dance and music. Capoeira has harmony of forces that gives you strength, flexibility, endurance, and self-discovery. Capoeira balances the body, soul, and mind. The art keeps its strong traditions and enables you to break through limits, revitalizing you for everyday life. Capoeira builds your self-confidence, and the challenge is within anyone's reach regardless of age, race, gender or athletic experience. The energy for the game, the rhythm and speed are determined by music and songs.