Featuring Jessica Pavão

Featuring Jessica Pavão

  Over the years, capoeira has brought me unparalleled fulfillment, energy, positivism, and life balance. Training with Capoeira Brasil has pushed me to achieve things I though impossible. My body has transformed, I have developed muscle strength, coordination...
Featuring Renata Belem (DJ Potira)

Featuring Renata Belem (DJ Potira)

By Laís Oliveira Renata, or “DJ Potira”, is a versatile woman. Born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the carioca is a Capoeira instructor and DJ in Los Angeles. She used to practice Muay Thai to keep in good shape but when she started practicing capoeira at the age of 23,...
Featuring Marquisha Walker

Featuring Marquisha Walker

*Edition: Ann Fain |  Photos: Claudia Passos Born and raised in Long Beach, California, this 5’5”, 115lb Sagittarius enjoys reading, dancing, watching movies and playing capoeira! Marquisha Walker is a financial professional by day and Samba dancer by night. She...
A Energia Cósmica da Onda Levitando o Corpo

A Energia Cósmica da Onda Levitando o Corpo

Por Livia Caroline Neves A origem do surf atribui-se aos habitantes da Ilha de Uros, no Peru, que há 450 anos desafiavam o mar em balsas feitas de totora, um tipo de palha. Os pescadores por sua vez, ficavam de pé em cima das balsas e direcionavam-as com os remos em...
The Cosmic Energy of the Wave and You

The Cosmic Energy of the Wave and You

By Livia Caroline Neves | Translation: Magali da Silva Surfing can be a spiritual connection between a person, the sea and the other elements in nature. Something that cannot be explained with words alone. The origin of surfing came from the people of the Island of...
A Different Kind of Soccer: It is Futsal!

A Different Kind of Soccer: It is Futsal!

By Lindenberg Junior Futsal is a different kind of soccer, played in an indoor court with each team having five players (one goalkeeper + 4) and certain specific rules. It is a kind of soccer that requires refined techniques such as dribbling in small spaces, and...
The Importance of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in the UFC

The Importance of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in the UFC

By Lindenberg Junior Celebrating almost 17 years of existence, the Ultimate Fighting Championship completed the hundredth edition (2016) as the biggest championship promoting Mixed Martial Arts. As the fastest growing sport in the world and arising interest with its...
Be in Shape Learning Self-Defense Techniques

Be in Shape Learning Self-Defense Techniques

By Lindenberg Junior Practicing Martial Arts like Jiu-Jitsu, Karate, Judo and Capoeira, or Boxing at a gym is a fun and enjoyable way to get in shape, but also a great mood enhancer that keeps you well in life. Besides these great benefits, it can effectively teach...
The Rise of Soccer in the United States

The Rise of Soccer in the United States

By Lindenberg Junior |  Translation: Anthony Mendiola After a very successful Word Cup 2010 in South Africa and the resulting record audiences, the major American media outlets promised to invest more resources in the most popular sport in the world. To get an idea of...
Definidos os Grupos das Copa do Mundo de 2018

Definidos os Grupos das Copa do Mundo de 2018

Em sorteio realizado pela Fifa nesta sexta-feira (01/12), na cidade de Moscou, e acompanhado em todo o mundo, foram definidos os grupos da primeira fase da Copa do Mundo de 2018, que será realizada na Rússia. Contando com a participação de grandes nomes do futebol...
Paola Simão: Girl of the Sea

Paola Simão: Girl of the Sea

By Lindenberg Junior The native Carioca and California lover is a professional bodyboarder with much love for sport radical and the nature. When she is not in the water, she probably will be in the land or air looking for some adrenaline. She usually goes training at...
Brazilian Skateboard Highlights

Brazilian Skateboard Highlights

In Brazil It all started around 1975. Skat it was just the cool new thing to do. It was a solid 3/4 inch Oakwood deck with clay wheels and it was called “Super Surfer”. The sounds of Black Sabbath, Pink Floyd and Led Zeppelin blasting out of car stereos made the...
Neymar Curte Férias em Los Angeles

Neymar Curte Férias em Los Angeles

Neymar está de férias nos Estados Unidos e está aproveitando todos os dias no país. No domingo (04), o jorgador marcou presença no segundo jogo da final da NBA entre Golden State Warriors e Cleveland Cavaliers. Antes do jogo, Neymar fez elogios aos principais astros...
Hooray For Soccer!

Hooray For Soccer!

By Lindenberg Junior | Translation: Leandro Saueia Played by millions of people in hundreds of countries soccer is, without a doubt, the most popular sport in the world and large sums of money are spent and generated because of it. Sports merchandising companies like...