GUC Saturdays!

GUC Saturdays!

Salve Capoeira! Starting July 7th, Grupo Uniao na Capoeira will be hosting an outdoor class and roda from 12:00pm to 1:30pm at 1755 Lakeshore Blvd West by the Sunnyside Pool. Members are encouraged to attend and required to wear uniform white tee shirts for these weekends. Non-members and members of the public are invited to join the class for a cost of only $5... All ages! See you there!

Coelha

GUC's ANNIVERSARY!

GUC's ANNIVERSARY!

Be there at 183 Geary Avenue to help celebrate Grupo uniao an Capoeira's 29th Anniversary! 12:00pm - 1:30pm open roda! All capoeiristas and friends invited ... See you there!

Coelha

The shirts are in!!

The shirts are in!!

The tees and tanks have arrived! Just to let you know that tees, tanks and cutoffs for class use, are now available!

1/$20....2/$35....3/$45

As of this week, participation in class requires the use of our uniform shirt if already a member of Grupo Uniao an Capoeira. Get yours now!

See you in class!

A special "Thank You"

A special "Thank You"

Good Morning,

We just wanted to say thank you for the amazing performance. Our family and firends enjoyed the performance so much. Thank you once again. We will definetley recommend you guys :)

Thank you Rupert & Jenn Maningas

Congratulations Jennifer and Rupert!

Congratulations Jennifer and Rupert!

This evening, in a joint effort with Grupo Ache Capoeira Vancouver, produced yet another successful event demo at Le Jardin Banquet Centre! Special thanks to Mestre Eclilson and Professor Formiga for their awesome performances that had the crowd going wild! Great axe and good efforts from all of our attending grupo members: Professor Kmelo, Tequila, Cantador, our friend Marilea from Capoeira Males, and myself (Coelha).

Congratulations to the beautiful couple Jennifer and Rupert... And thank you for having us, as a part of your special day!



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Rodas!!!

Rodas!!!

Just a reminder to everyone.... This Thursday's class will be a special one! Come see what a birthday roda is all about! SARGENTO, BAILARINHA AND CECILE... Get ready... :-)

Axe, Coelha

Grupo Uniao Hoodies

Grupo Uniao Hoodies

In addition to the group t-shirts, the Grupo Uniao hoodies will be on sale once again! For the students of our group, purchase of these hoodies can only be made once you have purchased both a pair of white abadas and a proper class t-shirt.

Prices are as follows: 1 for $45 / 2 for $80 Name embroidery is an extra $15 per hoodie and will need a turnaround time of 10 business days.

Muito Axe, Coelha

Grupo Uniao na Capoeira t-shirts

Grupo Uniao na Capoeira t-shirts

Salve Grupo! We will be processing another order of 50 t-shirts for our group. Purchases will be on a first come first serve basis. However, should our stock deplete, worry not... We will order again in order that everyone has a proper uniform shirt to wear to class!

The pricing will be as follows and will be the same for both t-shirt and cutoff sleeve shirt (which are both acceptable for use in class).

1 for $20 / 2 for $35 / 3 for $45

Expected date of arrival is two weeks from today!

Axe, Coelha

Message From Mestre Umoi

Message From Mestre Umoi

Salve Capoeira,

(English Version Below)

Chegando em mais um final de ano, quero aqui, reforcar meu apreço a esse grupo que muito me tem feito sentir pertencente a uma familia capoeiristica.

Infelizmente todo caminho árduo representa trabalho, disciplina, humildade e dedicação. Estamos a cada dia mais maduros enquanto grupo que se afirma no cenário internacional da capoeira, aceitando sem vacilar os desafios que o próprio desenvolvimento da arte nos oferece e nos anima a continuar. Acreditando sempre em nossa união que nos fortalece e na possibilidade de continuarmos sempre a reconhecer nós pró

Batizado 2011 Friday Night Roda

Batizado 2011 Friday Night Roda

Salve Capoeira,

Our Batizado opening Roda on Friday July 22, 2011 was great. I want to thank all capoeiristas for the AXÉ they brought to the roda:

  • Mestre China (Capoeira Angola BCN)
  • Prof. Kmelo (GUC)
  • Helio (Semente do Jogo de Angola)
  • Instrutor Soquete (Capoeira Sinhá da Bahia)
  • Instrutor Peruca (Dendê do Recife)
  • Capoeira Camará Students

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Axé, Prof. Kmelo