This native Brazilian art form is a spectacular combination of Martial Arts techniques and movements, combined with an African-based dance style that includes many dynamic, gymnastic and acrobatically - inspired maneuvers.
To watch an exhibition of Capoeira style and skill, one can quite easily see its tremendous influence in the worlds of Breakdancing, Modern Martial Arts films, and even video games such as Tekken.
From its origins in Africa, thru its history in its homeland of Brazil, Capoeira developed thru a unique combination of factors to become an exciting as well as exotic Martial Art. If you are interested in practicing Capoeira in Lighthouse Point, Pompano Beach, or Fort Lauderdale then you can enjoy our Headquarters in Pompano Beach Florida offering a great Capoeira Program. If you are interested in practicing Capoeira in Deerfield Beach or Boca Raton, then you can enjoy our new Boca Raton location offering a fantastic Capoeira Program.
Though Capoeira is difficult to master, even a person with no previous martial training can begin to enjoy its curious blend of self-defense and dance under the tutelage of our patient instructors in a systematic and progressive training program.
Whether your ambition is to become an advanced Capoeira player or competitor, to become skilled in performance-oriented Capoeira, learn self defense in a beautiful art form, get in shape, or simply have fun, we at Velocity Martial Arts and American Top Team of Pompano Beach and Boca Raton are eager to assist you in the pursuit of your desires. Instruction in the traditional musical instruments of Brazil that accompany the art is also included in our program. Call us now to set up an appointment and visit our academy, and begin your journey towards proficiency in this Brazilian-born art and sport.