Training in Wellington

Capoeira Angola is an Afro Brazilian martial art which is practiced to music and percussion. Historically it has been a powerful instrument of resistance and expression, both physically and mentally ….. going back to colonial Brazil and the times of slavery.

Come try out a class and get to know our school.

You will learn movements of escape, attack and acrobatics that will enable you to play the game of Capoeira, developing your physical agility, balance and awareness.

Drawing from a rich history and philosophy, the art of Capoeira teaches cunning and self-control, respect for others and the value of building community in the process of training oneself.


Bobby Semau and Yan Agate are responsible for leading the Wellington group and teaching classes under the guidance of Mestre Jogo de Dentro