Salto literally means 'jump.'

Move Background

Usually, but not limited to, entering into rodas and solos during performances.

Step by step guide

  • After executing a round off and back handspring (xango).
  • The player jumps up while raising both his arms and knees.
  • He/she continues over until landing on both feet.
  • The variation that capoeira is known for is the landing on one foot.

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