“Mom/Dad! I don’t wanna go to class today!” 

Hey Decatur, Atlanta, and Alpharetta parents! Today we wanted to give some tips when your child says they don’t want to come to their capoeira class. We know how it feels, we have been there multiple times! We know every parent has heard this at least a dozen times. We even have parents come in so…

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December 20, 2023

Positive Coaching Helps Kids Be Happier

At Maculele-Capoeira we pride ourselves on the training our instructors go through to instill positive coaching habits. Our weekly training and role playing sessions help instructors develop the proper tools when in comes to coaching wide variety of students of all ages. As educators, the team at Maculele-Capoeira, are dedicated to giving our students, the…

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December 19, 2023

Are you a Capoeira Nerd?

Are you a Capoeira nerd? Well, if you find yourself constantly talking about the latest movements, practices, and philosophies behind the art form, then the answer might just be yes! But don’t worry, being a capoeira nerd is nothing to be ashamed of. In fact, it’s something to be proud of! Here are a few…

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December 14, 2023

Why Do Kids Need Leadership Training?

Maybe you have heard about the award winning kids leadership program at Maculele-Capoeira, and you have questions how it can benefit YOUR child? We created the program with a specific goal to help children and teens develop PUBLIC SPEAKING AND COMMUNICATION SKILLS such as: Standing tall.Speaking with clear voice.Using eye contact. We start students early…

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December 12, 2023

Capoeira Birthday Parties For Kids are engaging AND FUN!

Kids love our birthday parties, it is something new and exciting! Parents, are you struggling to come up with exciting, fun and engaging birthday party for your child? Looking for a safe place where your child is the hero and the spotlight shines on them? We have the answer! Our birthday party advantage: ✓ EASY…

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December 11, 2023

Voted the Best Martial Arts Studio in Georgia

We’ve done it again! We’re so proud and honored to have won the Best Martial Arts School of Georgia for 3 consecutive years! It’s a tremendous honor and it only happens because of you. To all our students, parents, families and friends; thank you for all your support, love and trust! Our family works hard…

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December 10, 2023

The Hidden Benefits of Capoeira for Kids: What Psychologists Are Saying

While many people know about the physical benefits, such as improved strength, flexibility, and coordination, there are many other benefits that are often overlooked. Here’s what psychologists have to say about the impact of capoeira on kids: Develops Self-Control and Discipline One of the key aspects of capoeira is self-control and discipline. Kids learn to…

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December 10, 2023

How Does Capoeira Increase Confidence In Kids?

Capoeira can play a significant role in boosting confidence in kids. The physical and mental training that kids receive through capoeira can help them develop strength, coordination, and focus, which can lead to improved self-esteem and confidence. One of the main benefits of martial arts is that it helps kids set and achieve goals. Another…

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December 9, 2023

Song of the Week: Beira Mar

We are excited to announce that we are “officially” blogging again! This is a great way for us to connect with you regularly and share exciting news, updates, capoeira songs, and important happenings.

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October 19, 2023

What Set Us Apart?

Maculele-Capoeira is one of the most trusted names in martial arts today. Our values, commitment to excellence and dedication to capoeira have set us apart as a leader in Georgia. 45 years of experience: Mestre Fran is a Grão Mestre in capoeira with over 45 years of experience teaching kids & adults. Mestra Sara is…

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September 27, 2023