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The Lobo Chronicles, Part 4 – Becoming Lobo

The part of my story where I come into contact with the Brazilian martial art Capoeira. If you wish to know more about this martial art, read this.

Just like a lot of capoeiristas (Capoeira players) my age, my first contact with the art was through the movie ‘Only The Strong’, which was a fantastic and epic action movie with the most bizarre and impressive fighting style that has ever been shown in any movie, ever. Or so my teenage brain though anyway. Filled with backflips, spins and head-over-heels spectacular fight scenes (and the compulsory montage, of course) it left most viewers with a sense of wonder. Continue reading