Grupo negaça capoeira


e troca de cordões

June 15-17, 2018

Cambridge UK

Capoeira Festival 2018

Mestre Chitãozinho and his students welcome you to the 10th Grupo Negaça Capoeira Batizado and Troca de Cordões on the weekend of 15-17 June 2018! 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, try new capoeira styles and have an awesome time!

There's limited availability, get your tickets now!

Please note:

  • Prices below are for guests only! Profesores and above can join us for free. Students of Negaça please talk to your instructor regarding your contribution towards the event.
  • Saturday and all-event tickets include entrance to the Negaça Brazilian Party!
  • There will be a hot buffet for £6 adults / £4 kids (pay on-site) on Saturday after the capoeira event. More details in the schedule below.
  • Accommodation is not guaranteed. We will do our best to accommodate guests who request it on a first-come first-served basis.
  • Discount rates (20%) are available for students traveling from abroad for this event, and instructors bringing two or more students.



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Batizado Information:

This year marks the 10 years of Grupo Negaça in the UK! Your presence and support will make this occassion even more special!

The detailed schedule for Saturday is as follows (scroll down for weekend schedule):

  • 11:15am - 11:30pm: Registration
  • 11:30am - 12:30pm: Workshops
  • 12:30 - 12:40pm: Break
  • 12:40 - 1:40pm: Workshops
  • 1:40 - 1:55pm: Roda
  • 2 - 3pm: Kids batizado
  • 3 - 4pm: Adult batizado
  • 4 - 5:30pm: Adult Roda

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.

  • 7 - 9pm: Hot buffet
  • 9pm - midnight: Brazilian party! (open to Negaça students and batizado guests)

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, 15th June 2018

Saturday, 16th June 2018

Sunday, 17th June 2018

Workshops and closing Rodas

28th Scout Hut
Flamesteed Road, Cambridge, CB1 3QU

  • 12pm - 5pm

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 2018.

2018 marca 10 anos do Grupo Negaça Capoeira no Reino Unido. Não perca este evento especial!