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Learn Capoeira at Baltimore Martial Arts Academy

Capoeira Classes in Baltimore

Capoeira classes for Children and Adults are now offered at Baltimore Martial Arts in Catonsville, Maryland.

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Capoeira Schedule:

  • Copoeira Children’s Classes – Tuesdays & Thursdays 5-6PM – First class begins October 27th, 2015

  • Capoeira Adult Classes – Tuesdays & Thursdays 6-7:30PM

 

Capoeira is the Afro-Brazilian martial art that takes its roots during the colonial era of Brazil. Capoeira combines music, dance, acrobatics, play and martial elements into a dynamic ritual fight. The details of capoeira’s origins and early history are still a matter of debate among historians, but it is clear that African slaves played a crucial role in the development of the art form. Capoeira differs from other Martial Arts because of the strong African and Brazilian components: the rhythm of the music, the call and response of the songs, and the Ginga, the mobile guard of Capoeira that resembles dance steps. Capoeira is a delightful sight, fun, relaxing, and empowering.

Check out this cool video of what Capoeira looks like:

Capoeira is an energetic, the game or dance, played in a circle with musical accompaniment, in which two players try to take each other down, or otherwise dominate each other, whilst showing a mastery of movement. The players evade touching any part of the body to the ground excluding the hands, feet, and head. Becoming skilled demands long-term training. Full involvement requires learning how to play instruments, as well as learning the necessary movement skills.

Capoeira for Children

Family/Kids Class- Ages 5 to 11

Capoeira1Capoeira is a community where all would be welcome…a place where I could raise my children and prepare them for life. A family. My son Daryl Jr. is a strong, very social, happy, well-adjusted child…I am grateful to our Capoeira Community for helping me raise my son in a positive and healthy environment.

As parents we want to help our children grow, learn and develop. We want our children to gain experiences that will help them become productive members of society. Our goal is to help provide your child an environment where they can flourish and grow. Join our community and know that we will help your child develop healthy habits, gain confidence and self-assurance, as well as to make lasting friendships.

Help Your Child Build Good Habits

Marinheira-1Every parent wants their child to grow up healthy and happy. We see Capoeira as a tool to create stronger, healthier, happier people.

Training Capoeira will help your child develop healthy habits as they train and become more fit, flexible, stronger, and overall healthy. Try our Intro Program to see what Capoeira can do to help your child develop these healthy habits early in life. Get your child used to working out on a regular basis. We all know that kids who exercise do better in school, have fewer problems, release stress in a positive way, and are more confident and focused.

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Zumba Guest Instructors at Baltimore Martial Arts

Come on out and join us for some Zumba classes at Baltimore Martial Arts in Catonsville, Maryland. Zumba is a great way to tone muscle and lose fat while also having fun. Our club like atmosphere has dim lighting and a professional sound system. If you like latin music, want to lose weight and start an exercise program that you will stick with, try Zumba.

Baltimore Martial Arts will be hosting two guest instructors for Zumba classes held on Saturday June 30th (Athea) and Saturday July 14th (Joan) 10:15-11:30 AM.

Joan

Zumba Catonsville

Joan - Zumba Instructor

Joan is a certified Zumba instructor, freelance writer, mom, and overall fitness/nutrition enthusiast. She is passionate about sharing the Zumba message, “Ditch the Workout, Join the Party”, and she continues to do so for companies like the Baltimore Ravens, Hopkins School of Nursing, Underground Fitness, and Coppermine Fieldhouse. Joan is excited to share her enthusiasm and genuine Latin flavor with Baltimore Martial Arts!

Athea

Athea is a certified Zumba instructor and can be seen teaching Zumba around the Baltimore and Baltimore Metropolitan area. Athea is excited to share her teaching style with our members

Athea Zumba Catonsville

Athea - Zumba Instructor

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Bully Proof® Your Kids_Baltimore Martial Arts

The federal government has identified bullying as a national problem.

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ), a martial art, has proven to be an effective means of teaching children how to protect themselves against the bullying. Help your child learn to defend him or herself and develop self confidence with our Bully Proof® program.

CNN News recently aired a segment featuring children who learn Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu to deter childhood bullying. This popular children’s BJJ program called Bullyproof®  is making waves around the world. The Baltimore Martial Arts Academy (BMAA) in Catonsville, Maryland has been teaching Jujitsu to children and servicing families for over 15 years.

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