Chinese New Year Schedule 2014


We will have regular classes until this Wednesday 29th of January (no class on the 30th).
During the Chinese New Year Holidays, we will have two capoeira classes on on the 3rd and 5th of February at 5pm.
From Friday 7th of February, we will go back to our regular schedule.

Address: Wellness Expert at The Center (Portman), on Nanjing Xi lu n. 1376 , 6th floor, Room 666. 南京西路1376号, 上海商城6楼, 近西康路. Subway: Jing’An Temple (line 2, 7) [map]


Chinese New Year Schedule 2014

Important! schedule for the holidays

Capoeira mandinga Shanghai Christmas


Due to Christmas and New Year holidays, classes will be canceled on Tuesday 24th, Wednesday 25th, Tuesday 31st, Wednesday 1st.

Important! Monday 23rd, Thursday 26th, Friday 27th, Saturday 28th, Monday 30th, Thursday 2nd, Friday 3rd, Saturday 4th will be ALL-LEVEL CLASSES, for both beginners and intermediates.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Workshop with Professor Horrivel from CDO Milan!

Workshop with Professor Horrivel from CDO Milan!

Bom dia galera!

Professor Horrivel (Cordão de Ouro – Milan) will be in Shanghai teaching classes everyday from Saturday November 2nd to Saturday November 9th included.

He’s an impressive capoeirista and a great teacher with great methodology. The classes from Monday to Friday will still be divided in beginner and intermediate levels. Saturday and Sunday classes will be for all levels.

We will keep our regular schedule with an extra class on Sunday 3rd from 16:00 to 17:00.

The price is the following:
– Rmb500: package for all the classes you are entitled to attend;
– Rmb250 for one class



Capoeira Mandinga Shanghai at Wellness Expert Portman
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Starting from July 1st our new academy will be at:

Wellness Expert at The Center (Portman), on Nanjing Xi lu n. 1376 , 6th floor, Room 666.


  • Monday 8:00pm – 9:30pm – Beginner class
  • Tuesday 8:00pm – 9:30pm – Intermediate class
  • Wednesday 8:00pm – 9:30pm – Beginner class
  • Thursday 8:00pm – 9:30pm – Intermediate class
  • Saturday 4:30pm – 6:30pm – All levels class, music and roda


  • Drop in fee: RMB100
  • Monthly fee: RMB600
  • 6 Months package: RMB3300 (rmb550 per month)

Schedule for the holidays, beginning of June 2013

Hello camaras!

Please take note of the schedule for the holidays:
– Saturday 8th of June, class and roda from 6pm to 8pm
– Sunday 9th of June; NO CLASS
– Monday 10th of June: class and roda from 6pm to 8pm
– Tuesday 11th of June: NO CLASS
– Wednesday 12th of June: 4pm roda in Binjiang Skate Park if the weather is nice


Schedule during May 1st Holidays

Hello everyone,

During the holidays (and related working weekends) the schedule will be as follow:
Saturday 27th: 7:00pm-8:30pm
Sunday 28th: 7:00pm-8:30pm
Monday 29th: 4:30pm-6:00pm
Tuesday and Wednesday CLASSES ARE CANCELLED
From Thursday May 2nd back to regular schedule, i.e. 8:10pm-9:40pm


Schedule during the holidays!

Oi galera!
During the holiday we will have the following schedule:

  • Thursday April 4th: 7:00pm-8:30pm: rehearsal for Maculele,Coco, Puxada de Rede,SamBatucada,Afro and greetings with Mestre Calango
  • Friday April 5th: 4:00pm-6:00pm: Class/roda in Zhongshan Park (outside). In case of rain we will train in a gym next the gate of Zhongshan park. Address is Huichuan lu n.400, bld.5. It’s in front of the back of Longzhimen (Carrefour). Same place where we trained during the Chinese New Year. 长宁区汇川路400弄凯旋坊创意园区5号楼(近凯旋路)—中山公园龙之梦后面
  • Saturday April 6th: 4:00pm-6:00pm workshop/roda with Mestre Calango in our gym
  • Sunday April 7th: 7:00pm-8:30pm workshop with Mestre Calango in our gym
  • From April 8th to April 11th: 8:00pm-9:40pm daily workshops with Mestre Calango in our Gym.


Schedule during Chinese New Year (February 2013)

During the Chinese New Year our gym will be closed from Saturday 9th until Saturday 16th.
Last class before the holiday will be Friday 8th.
During the holiday, we will have two classes on Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th afternoon, from 4:00pm to 5:30pm, at a gym in Zhongshan park. Address is Huichuan lu n.400, bld.5. It’s in front of the back of Longzhimen (Carrefour). Same place where we trained last year.
Then class on Sunday 17th evening from 7:00pm to 8:30pm at our gym.
From Monday 18th, regular schedule

PS: so this is the schedule:
Friday 8th: 8;10pm-9:40pm capoeira in our gym
Saturday 9th-Tuesday 12th: NO CLASS
Wednesday 13th: 4:00pm-5:30pm capoeira in the gym in Zhongshan park
Thursday 14th: 4:00pm-5:30pm capoeira in the gym in Zhongshan park
Friday 15th and Saturday 16th: no class
Sunday 17th: 7:00pm-8:30pm capoeira in our gym

CM Primo workshop in Shanghai! Nov.10th-Nov.16th

CM Primo (CDO) in Shanghai / Capoeira Mandinga

Contra Mestre Primo from “Cordao de Ouro – Bologna” will be in Shanghai teaching workshops in our gym from Saturday 10th to Friday 16th of November.

Schedule will be the following:

  • Saturday 10th: 16:00-18:30
  • Sunday 11th: 17:00-19:00
  • Monday 12th: 20:00-21:40
  • Tuesday 13th: 20:00-21:40
  • Wednesday 14th: 20:00-21:40
  • Thursday 15th: 20:00-21:40
  • Friday 16th: 20:00-21:40

The price for the whole week will be RMB450.
Single class will be RMB200.
Monthly fee including the workshop week will be RMB700.

It will be an amazing week of high quality capoeira: you can’t miss it!

Upcoming Schedule (End of September and October Holidays)

A quick reminder for those CMS students not going to Beijing this weekend for the batizado … We will maintain the regular schedule at our gym in Shanghai

Thursday (Sep 20) @ 20:10
Friday (Sep 21) @ 20:10
Saturday (Sep 22) @ 16:00

Then starting from Monday the 24th, Mestre Pinga Fogo will spend a week with us in Shanghai! Regular class times from Monday to Friday

Monday 24th @ 20:10
Tuesday 25th @ 20:10
Wednesday 26th @ 20;10
Thursday 27th @ 20:10
Friday 28th @ 20:10

Because Saturday the 29th is a working day, we will have class later than usual, at 7PM

Saturday 29th @ 19:00

On Sunday 30th, we will meet in Zhongshan Park at 3:00pm for some capoeira action: it will be Mestre Pinga Fogo last class with us, so please do your best to come! We’ll meet at the usual spot: after the main entrance, keep walking until the bridge, then walk and go to the path on the left and look for some berimbau at your right. We’ll be on the grass!

Sunday, Oct. 30th – 15:00

As our gym is closed Sep. 30th to Oct. 3rd, there will be no classes Oct. 1st to 3rd. Classes will resume on Oct. 4th.

During October holidays the schedule will be the following:
Oct. 4th: 19:00-20:30
Oct. 5th: 19:00- 20:30
Oct. 6th: 17:00-19:00
Oct. 7th: 17:00-18:30

From October 8th, regular schedule with CM Cipo’!!