Our Batizado: Cambridge, 12-14 October 2018


The time has come around, yet again, for our Batizado. This is where new students are welcomed and given their first cords and established students may be awarded new ones.
This will be held in Cambridge from Friday 12th – Sunday 14th October and all details and registration are here.
There will be a special Batizado just for kids on Sunday 14th from 3pm. See the official event page for more information.
Please register as soon as you can!

Our classes

Everybody is welcome to come and train with us, men, ladies and children. So when we say everybody we do mean EVERYBODY! From absolute beginners all the way up to mestres.

Your first class is FREE if you click here to book it! Continue reading

Senzala Midlands

slSenzala Midlands was formed by two Capoeiristas (Capoeira players), Tim El-Sheikh and Christos, under the guidance of Mestre Gato and Professor Carousel (Lloyd Howell), one of the founders of Group Senzala Anglia. Tim and Christos joined this group in 2001. Continue reading

Group Senzala – Since 1963

senzala1963Founded in Rio de Janeiro, Group Senzala has been in existence for nearly 40 years. The group is probably the most famous Capoeira group in the world thanks to its many masters and other technicians teaching Capoeira. First introduced to Great Britain in 1971 by Nestor Capoeira but did not flourish until 1989, with the arrival of Mestre Gato. Continue reading