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Fighting Spirit


Whether he’s tapping a twanging rhythm on the wire string of a berimbau, landing gymnastic poses with his feet high in the air or simply…

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Beat Fighters


Kevin “Guerreiro” DeShields is a fighter. For years he practiced Western boxing and, later, Chinese martial arts.

Of African descent, DeShields became curious about whether there were any martial arts with African roots. His search brought him to capoeira, …

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