Macaco Lateral

Level: Intermediate | Style: Contemporânea

Tutorials, Step By Step guide, Tips & Follow Along Video

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Back handspring.

Move Background

Done like Folha Secca, with the same leg kicking off and landing.

Step by step guide

  • This is also known as a Xango.
  • It is a standard back handspring. Instead of placing one hand on the ground and flipping over, a leap is made backwards in an arch while extending the hands over the head.
  • This move is used more for entering the roda.

Variations on Macaco

Learn Capoeira Move Macaquinho
Macaquinho

Style: Contemporânea
Level: Advanced
Sub Type : Macaco

Learn Capoeira Move Macaco
Macaco

Style: Contemporânea
Level: Advanced
Sub Type : Macaco

Learn Capoeira Move Macaco em Pé
Macaco em Pé

Style: Contemporânea
Level: Advanced
Sub Type : Macaco


Other floreios

Learn Capoeira Move Folha Seca
Folha Seca

Style: Contemporânea
Level: Advanced
Sub Type : Folha Seca

Learn Capoeira Move Carpado (Mortal)
Carpado (Mortal)

Style: Contemporânea
Level: Advanced
Sub Type : Carpado

Learn Capoeira Move Bandeira
Bandeira

Style: Contemporânea
Level: Advanced
Sub Type : Folha Seca

Learn Capoeira Move Raiz
Raiz

Style: Contemporânea
Level: Intermediate
Sub Type : Raiz

Learn Capoeira Move Helicóptero
Helicóptero

Style: Mixed Style
Level: Intermediate
Sub Type : Au

Learn Capoeira Move Relógio
Relógio

Style: Contemporânea
Level: Intermediate
Sub Type : Relogio


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