scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 646
Capoeira pronounced kah-poh-WAY-duh Capoeira in brief is aBrazilian based game that combines acrobatics dance and martial arts Ithas been a part of my life for the past five years When I first startedcapoeira I was captivated by how challenging it was to simultaneously learna new language culture and music on top of the physical movements Iloved the challenge and to this day I am still challenged every time Itrain both physically and mentally Over the past year I began trainingcapoeira less and less I had school I had work I had family events andcapoeira slowly fell off the priority list I kept telling myself I needto return but I kept delaying it The night I finally returned I had arevelation capoeira makes my life great That night I took two classeswhere I worked up a sweat jammed on the instruments and chatted with oldfriends As I was driving home I was on cloud nine and I kept thinking whatis it about capoeira that makes my life great I thought about theexercise the songs and the new Portuguese I had learned but none of themseemed to hit the spot So I thought on a deeper level of why do I enjoylearning the moves the music and the Portuguese It hit me there are manyreasons that make learning these different parts spectacular It was thebeing part of a community connecting with the people and realizing thatthere is no limit on what I can learn from capoeira That night I was ableto be part of a team and share with people a passion I connected withpeople about capoeira recent travels the ice cream they ate last nightand the Comic Con festival they went to over the weekend The movementsthe music and the language are infectious but it is the deeper roots
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA