Grupo negaça capoeira


e troca de cordões

June 7-9, 2019

Cambridge UK

Capoeira Festival 2019

Mestre Chitãozinho and his students welcome you to the 11th Grupo Negaça Capoeira Batizado and Troca de Cordões on the weekend of 7-9 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**](#guests) 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
    Professores 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.
  • 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:

Thank you for your participation. Your energy and support will make this event truly 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 - 1:00pm: Break
  • 1:00 - 1:40pm: Workshops *
  • 1:40 - 2:00pm: Roda
  • 2:00 - 3:00pm: Angola Workshop & Club Exchange! **
  • 3 - 4pm: Adult batizado
  • 4 - 5:00pm: Adult Roda

* Saturday workshops are open to adults, and kids from the second Cambridge and Saffron Walden classes
** The club exchange is an opportunity for students of other sports and dance and MA clubs to experience capoeira! Participate in a special workshop (£10 at the door), and stay for the capoeira belt ceremony and Brazilian party. Please register here!

You will have a chance to take a shower at Chesterton Sports Centre after the event.
The buffet and party will be held at the NCI Sports & Social Club which is a 15min walk.

  • 6:30 - 8pm: Hot buffet (£6 for adults, £4 for children, at the door)
  • 8pm - 11:45pm: 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!

Please support our ➡️ Facebook event 👍 and share the Club Exchange 🥋💃🧘‍♂️🤼‍♂️ with friends!

Schedule of Events

Friday, 7th June 2019

Kids Batizado & Party, Opening Roda

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

  • 6:00pm - 9:30pm

Saturday, 8th June 2019

Workshops, Adult Batizado & Rodas

Chesterton Sports Centre
Gilbert Road, Cambridge, CB4 3NY

  • 11am - 5:30pm

Hot buffet & GNC Party!

NCI Sports & Social Club
Holland Street, Cambridge, CB4 3DL

  • 7pm - 11:45pm

Sunday, 9th June 2019

Workshops, Maculele & Closing Rodas

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

  • 12pm - 5pm

Saturday, 8th June 2019

Club Exchange 🥋💃🧘‍♂️🤼‍♂️

Chesterton Sports Centre
Gilbert Road, Cambridge, CB4 3NY

  • 2 - 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 2019.

Não perca este evento!