Category Archives: About Capoeira Pittsburgh

Start your child’s new year off right–with capoeira!

Please enjoy the following guest post by capoeira student Adam “Pirata” Rothrock, on the structure and advantages of capoeira for kids.   “If school isn’t maximizing your child’s boundless energy, or they’re in need of a more involved outlet for … Continue reading

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Fall 2012 Class Schedule

Oi, capoeiristas! Our fall class schedule begins this Wednesday, August 29.  The schedule will be as follows: Monday & Wednesday 6:30-8:30pm, Bellefield Hall Aerobics Studio (University of Pittsburgh campus). Saturday 3:30-5pm, BYS Yoga (South Side). Kids: Saturday 2:30-3:30, BYS Yoga. … Continue reading

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Reminder: New capoeira class for kids!

Oi, current & aspiring capoeiristas! Don’t forget that a new capoeira class designed especially for kids is currently in session! Capoeira is an excellent way for your child to learn bodily (and musical!) coordination as well as discipline and respect … Continue reading

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Announcement: Kids Capoeira Class Beginning June 16!

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Unção Media: Finally, more pics from our recent batizado!

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Upcoming event: Batizado e troca de corda, March 16-17

Cost will be $85 for the full weekend.  For more information, please email capoeirapittsburgh@gmail.com, and put “batizado” in the subject line.  Axé!

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Unção Capoeira Pittsburgh

Welcome to the website of Unção Capoeira Pittsburgh!  Here, you’ll be able to get all the information you need about capoeira classes in Pittsburgh and about the history of capoeira more broadly.  Please click on the “About” link at the … Continue reading

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