Ages: 9-99
Day, Time: Tuesdays, 10:30-11:30*
Location: gym
COST: $95

*Please note this class runs at an alternate time, from 10:30-11:30, which is different from other classes in this hour block.


Jen Hobbs

Graduada Água-viva (Jen Hobbs) has over 10 years experience in the art of Capoeira. Under the direction of C.M. Fenix Grupo Candeias Seattle, she promotes the values of respect, integrity, strength, and vitality to any class she leads. Água-viva has experience working with kids of all ages as well as teens and adults, both at the the Fenix Capoeira academy and in public/private schools and venues.

Água-viva also has CrossFit Level 1 Certification and she is a USAG Gymnastics Certified Instructor.

class description

Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian martial art which combines fitness, music and acrobatics. Capoeira instills the values of responsibility and self-confidence all while awakening creativity through the development of self-expression. Through fun games, drills and exercises, children learn to “play capoeira” with an understanding of limits and respect for each other. Classes will keep your child physically fit and mentally engaged. Students will learn the movements of capoeira along with the music and songs traditionally used in the sport. This class can be high energy and uses live instruments for students to move to.

Required Skills for Students to Be Successful in This Class:

Compliance with Family Rights & Responsibilities.



field trips:


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parent involvement:

Parents encouraged to attend.

Age Variances:

Please see our Age Variance Policy.