Further proof that Capoeira has blitzing hand strikes, takedowns and excellent kicks that are very realistic and easily usable for real world fights. This is a response to several fans who had questions behind the utility of the martelo and takedowns.
Again, it's of the first importance that we grasp the fact that IF YOU CAN'T FIGHT, YOU CAN'T DO CAPOEIRA. Capoeira was crafted first and foremost for all out, life and death fights vs slavers. Please read my blog entitled "IF YOU CAN'T FIGHT, YOU CAN'T DO CAPOEIRA", here: http://www.blogger.com/blogger.g?blogID=748872376719777327#editor/target=post;postID=6334462581658887903
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