We cordially invite you to attend the 7th Annual CDO International Capoeira Conference at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, April 1st-5th, 2009. Presented by Contra-Mestre Denis and Mestre Suassuna in association with the Cordão de Ouro Capoeira Club at UIUC. Great Mestres, Contra-mestres and Capoeira instructors will join us for a weekend of workshops, dance, music, and lots of fun.

We are very excited to confirm the presence of Mestre Suassuna in our event as well as the great masters and professors that will be attending our event. Last year over 100 students came from all over the country to take part of our Batizado and it was a success If you’ve been to our batizados before, we’d love to see you back, and if you haven’t, you can’t miss this opportunity.

Information on the Batizado along with registration forms are posted on the website.

Hope to see you there,
Contra-Mestre Denis