Grupo negaça capoeira

9th BATIZADO

e troca de cordões

June 2-4, 2017

Cambridge UK


Capoeira Festival 2017

Mestre Chitãozinho and his students welcome you to the Grupo Negaça Capoeira 9th Batizado and Troca de Cordões on the weekend of 2-4 June 2017! The Batizado e Troca de Cordões (literally meaning “baptism and change of belts”) is an annual event where new students get their first belt and regular students change to a higher belt. Get a chance to train with famous masters from around the world, meet new people, train and have an awesome time!


There’s limited availability so get your tickets now!

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Batizado Information:

This year, besides capoeira, our talented teachers and guests will give Maculele, Afro-Brazilian dance and music workshops!

The tentative schedule for Saturday is as follows:

You will have a chance to take a shower at Chesterton Sports Centre after the event. The Arbury Community Centre where the event continues is a 20min walking distance.

If you need accommodation for Friday or Saturday night, please get in touch as soon as possible!


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Schedule of Events


Friday, 2nd June 2017

Welcome Roda & mini workshops

Friends Meeting House
High Street, Saffron Walden CB10 1AA

  • 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Saturday, 3rd June 2017

Workshops, Batizado and Rodas

Chesterton Sports Centre
Gilbert Road, Cambridge, CB4 3NY

  • 10am - 5pm

Hot buffet, raffle & book presentation

Arbury Community Centre
Campkin Rd, Cambridge, CB4 2LD

  • 6pm - 8pm

GNC Brazilian Party!

Arbury Community Centre
Campkin Rd, Cambridge, CB4 2LD

  • 8pm - 12am

Sunday, 4th June 2017

Workshops and closing Rodas

Chesterton Sports Centre
Gilbert Road, Cambridge, CB4 3NY

  • 11am - 3pm

Special Guests



Muito Axé para todos


Olá pra todos os amigos e camaradas do Grupo Negaça Capoeira UK, marquem a data do próximo Batizado and Troca de Cordões do grupo GNC do Mestre Chitãozinho e alunos em 2017.

Um evento de muito Axé, muita Capoeira e muitos convidados. Não perca!