Classes will start within 10 minutes of scheduled time. Students arriving later than 15 minutes after scheduled start time WILL NOT be allowed to train that day, regardless of class size. Please plan your travel accordingly.

Academy Etiquitte
ATTIRE Wear Comfortable workout attire (NO Shorts NO Shoes NO jeans!)
SAY "SALVE" Upon entering and leaving the Academy - Also when greeting a fellow capoeirista
BE EARLY Our changing areas are limited so plan accordingly for this
REMOVE JEWELRY before training to ensure your safety, as well as the safety of others
ASK PERMISSION to enter class if you arrive after the "Salve"- ALSO when leaving the training floor
BE PREPARED! Warm up & stretch before class begins to avoid injuries
BE CLEAN! Proper hygiene is expected ALWAYS! Wear a clean uniform and USE DEODORANT!!!
TRAIN DON'T TALK! Talking is a distraction to your training. Save your questions for the Professor

Adult memberships start as low as $95 per month, Kid’s Start as low as $60 per month!


1543 W. Chicago Ave, Chicago IL 60642
Just East of the Ashland/Chicago intersection.


South Bound Take the North Ave exit and turn left (south) on Ashland Ave. Drive on Ashland Ave to Chicago Ave and turn left. The Academy will be a few doors in on the right.

North Bound The the Augusta Blvd exit and turn left (south) on Noble St. Drive on Noble St to Chicago Ave and turn right. The Academy will be a few blocks on the left just before Ashland.

Ample FREE street parking on Superior Street and Armour Street, as well as ample metered parking on Chicago and Ashland.


Blue Line:
Southbound Get off at Ashland and take #9 Ashland bus South (see below)

Northbound Get off at Chicago and take #66 Chicago bus West (see below)

#9 Ashland Bus:
Get off at Chicago (Steps east of Ashland)

#66 Chicago Bus:
Get off at Ashland. Walk a few doors east on Chicago.