Chapa De Frente

Level: Intermediate | Style: Mixed Style

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A straight kick facing the opponent

Move Background

Chapa de Frente has the look of a Bençao given from a Queda de Quatro. It is sometimes performed from a Queda de Quatro, pushing with the hips to gain greater extension.

Step by step guide

  • It’s a straight push kick from the base position. In a standing position you throw one leg to the opponent aiming his/her chest or stomach.
  • The front leg is turned towards the kick.
  • The striking surface is the sole of the foot.

Variations on Chapa

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Chapa Baixa

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Level: Intermediate
Sub Type : Chapa

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Level: Advanced
Sub Type : Chapa

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Sub Type : Chapa

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Level: Intermediate
Sub Type : Chapa

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Chapa Giratoria

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Level: Intermediate
Sub Type : Chapa

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Chapa

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Level: Intermediate
Sub Type : Chapa


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