Capoeira, a dance in the form of deadly martial arts, is always a beautiful thing to watch. The dance shows a combination of speed, power, and style in a creative and intense manner. But sometimes, this beautiful form of art can turn into an ugly drama.
The videos below will show how sh*t can get real in this form of mixed martial arts that originated in Brazil. As it requires movements, landing accidental strikes or smashes is unavoidable. However, it can sometimes spark unwanted fights.
Popular Street Dance
Martial arts displays is a form of combat sports that is demonstrated in a creative and fun way. Kung fu, TKD, and Capoeira are some of its most popular demonstrations, but it does not remain exclusive to these styles.
In these videos, we are focusing on the Brazilian mixed martial art called Capoeira. Known for its many elements, this dance showcases quick and complex moves while highlighting other fitness components such as power and speed.
This form of martial arts displays was developed by African Slaves back in the 16th century. It comes from the Tupi words ka’a and e puer, which refers to the low vegetation areas in Brazil. It consists mainly of kicks, spins, and other mobile techniques.
In the modern day, capoeira has evolved into a famous street dance used in many parts of the world. It can also be seen in actual combat fights.
Capoeira Dance Turns Into Real Fight
Sometimes, martial display arts does not live to its name as a form of art primarily in some capoeira dances that turn into real fights. We may not be aware of the reasons, but they show that it can sometimes be brutal just like other combat sports.
In this first video, a guy started throwing punches at another guy in a circle as he seemed dazed after performing a routine:
With its intensity, people can be driven by their own emotions, adrenaline rush, or accidentally landing a strike, which can add fuel to the fire.
Meanwhile, in this video below, the actual capoeiristas were the ones involved in an ugly fight: