Roda at The Capoeira Spot
We are CapoeiraDC
— What is Capoeira?
Capoeira was developed by African warriors enslaved in Brazil and used to fight for their freedom. Today, there is still an urgent need for the liberating arts. At the Capoeira Spot, we empower youth and adults to grow stronger together.
We've been told we're one of the best in DC – Best Martial Arts Class!
WELCOME TO THE
— BENEFITS OF CAPOEIRA
Get empowered through capoeira’s martial art, self-defense, and roots in freedom fighting.
Build your creativity.
Build your creativity through capoeira’s movement, music, and game.
Gain community in a space where people of all ages are nurtured, empowered, and celebrated.
It's not just a fun workout, The Capoeira Spot in DC is the place to come together and grow stronger as a whole.
TAKE THE FIRST STEP ON A JOURNEY.
JOIN OUR CIRCLE.
“I gain a sense of community, a kickass workout, a chance to expand my mind and learn about a different culture than my own, a way to test myself physically and mentally, and an amazing family.”
- Aalap (CapoeiraDC student)
“CapoeiraDC is genuinely invested in the development and physical and mental growth of the children. It's more than just a gym where one would do the work and leave. It's a family. There is love around and it is felt.”
- Idalina (CapoeiraDC parent + student)
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