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Introduction to Capoeira and Brazilian Movement

Monday, April 8, 2013
  5:30–6:30 p.m.

Location: UC Riverside Extension Center
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Category: Enrichment


Capoeira is a self defense-based style of movement developed in Brazil since the 16th century.  The style resembles dance/martial art and comprises a set of movements and sequences that is set to distinct Afro-Brazilian rhythms. Besides learning the history of the movement origins, you will develop flexibility, balance, coordination, strength, agility, rhythm and overall increased physical health.

Includes parking.

Instructor: Rildo da Silva Cordeiro, Certified Capoeira Instructor, Riverside

Date/Time: Mon. 5:30-6:30 p.m. (no meeting May 27), Apr. 15-Jun. 24 (10 meetings)

Enroll online or contact Student Services at (951) 827-4105 or toll-free (800)442-4990. Refer to Reg#124-CPM-M02

Additional Information: Introduction to Capoeira and Brazilian Movement

Open to: General Public
Admission: Entry Charge: 145.00
Sponsor: UCR Extension

Contact Information:
Stacy Sweeney, Program Representative
(951) 827-5801