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I have 15 years of experience with Capoeira skills in Austin, TX. I also have 25 years of experience with MMA for the streets skills, 12 years of experience with Traditional African Weaponry skills all of which I also do in the Austin, TX area.
My education and credentials include For the pass 25 years I have been exploring various martial arts. Fifteen of those years have been dedicated to the art of Capoeira and other arts of the Diaspora. In the summer of 2008 I was recognized by Mestre Baba Ogunji, my community and the students of Capoeira da Rua as a mestre(master)..

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Capoeira Austin, TX
MMA for the streets Austin, TX
Traditional African Weaponry Austin, TX
My Skills

Capoeira

Category: Sports / Recreation
Description
Capoeira Da Rua (Capoeira of the
Streets): This unique style of capoeira
focuses on the combative aspects of the art
as well as the ritual. This class explores the
history and use of capoeira as a fighting
form and delves into the unique strategies
that made capoeira into a beautiful but
deadly fighting art.
Relevant Education / Credentials
For the pass 25 years I have been exploring various martial arts. Fifteen of those years have been dedicated to the art of Capoeira and other arts of the Diaspora. In the summer of 2008 I was recognized by Mestre Baba Ogunji, my community and the students of Capoeira da Rua as a mestre(master).
Years Experience: 15

MMA for the streets

Category: Health / Fitness
Description
Freestyle Integrated Striking
Techniques (F.I.S.T.)
Is a form of mixed martial arts geared
towards self defense. Based on the arts of
Capoeira, Street Boxing, Dambe Boxing,
Panantukan and Silat. This art blends
fighting systems from Africa, the African
Diaspora and South East Asian into a
dynamic form of self defense appliciable for
the ring or the streets.
Relevant Education / Credentials
25 years of training in various martial disciplines.
Years Experience: 25

Traditional African Weaponry

Category: Sports / Recreation
Description
Learn to use traditional African weaponry in our Sefe Dekote weapons class. Based on various forms stick and blade fighting found through the African continent as well as the Diaspora, Sefe DeKote provides an overview into African warrior traditions.
Relevant Education / Credentials
I have been researching and studying African based weapons and their uses on the battlefield since 1997.
Years Experience: 12