Ontario Open Capoeira Tournament & Workshops

Jogo de Bamba 3 Logo - Canada, Ontario Open Capoeira Tournament

Toronto - Ontario - Canada

November 3-5th, 2023

Our mission!

Why Participate in Jogo De Bamba?

Our mission is to provide fair and unbiased judging at all JDB Tournaments, where participants can test their skills against the top Capoeristas of their region in a SAFE and controlled environment.

JDB’s mission is to bring together the local Capoeira community and enthusiasts in hopes to promote Capoeira within our city where Capoeira can flourish.

We strongly believe that the creation of events such as JDB Tournament will encourage more practitioners to take part in Capoeira and bring much needed and deserved attention to our beloved art.

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Open Invitation

To all Capoeiristas!

Welcome to Jogo de Bamba 3 – Ontario Open Capoeira Tournament & Workshops!

This exceptional event, scheduled from November 3-5th, 2023, brings together some of the biggest names in the Capoeira world, all set to impart their knowledge through workshops and to judge the thrilling competition.

Jogo de Bamba 3 isn’t just a tournament; it’s a 3-day celebration of Capoeira like no other. Prepare to immerse yourself completely in the world of Capoeira. You’ll have the opportunity to participate in electrifying Capoeira Rodas, attend enlightening workshops, and connect with Capoeiristas from diverse schools and lineages spanning the globe.

Throughout this event, you’ll engage in lively Capoeira exchanges, showcasing your skills while learning from others. The Capoeira Rodas will be a highlight, pulsating with the energy and rhythm of this dynamic Brazilian martial art.

But Jogo de Bamba 3 isn’t just about the physical aspects of Capoeira. Our event will feature insightful lectures that delve deep into the rich history, philosophy, and cultural significance of Capoeira. Expand your understanding and gain profound insights into this captivating art form.

At Jogo de Bamba 3 you’ll have the opportunity to meet Capoeiristas from various schools and lineages. Connect with fellow practitioners, exchange ideas, and form bonds that could last a lifetime. The diversity of perspectives and experiences will enrich your own Capoeira journey.

As you partake in this 3-day celebration, prepare to create enduring memories. Whether it’s the thrill of a challenging Roda, the knowledge gained from our “Bate-Papo”, or the joy of building connections, every moment will contribute to your personal Capoeira adventure.

Embrace the Capoeira experience at Jogo de Bamba 3 from November 3rd to the 5th, and make this event an unforgettable chapter in your Capoeira journey. Revel in the camaraderie, soak up the knowledge, and soak in the vibrant spirit of this unique art form.

How you can participate

Fully immerse yourself or pick your battles.

Full event!

Come prepared for a 3-day intensive, all inclusive Capoeira experience.
Whats included:

  • Unlimited access to all workshops
  • All Rodas
  • Bate-Papo with guest Mestres & Teachers
  • Participation in all / any category
  • Snacks & Water
  • Event T-Shirt
  • 1 Spectator Ticket for Tournament

Workshops or single day only

Join only the classes you can make it to. Some guest teachers include:
(schedule coming soon)

  • Mestre Muralha – USA
  • Mestre Lobinho – USA
  • Mestre Perninha – Canada
  • Mestre Pirata – Canada
  • Contra Mestre Magrela – Spain
  • Mestrando Camara – Canada
  • Professor Fua – USA

Tournament only

Test your skills with others at your level in a controlled and technical game judged by out-of-town guest Mestres.See rules here.
Categories:

  • Beginner, intermediate, advanced games & solos
  • Kids, Adults, Teens & Instructors category
  • All categories split into Men/Women (except kids)
  • Berimbau Skills
  • Jogo Combinado (partner arranged games)
  • All 1st place adults qualify for Absoluto category for a chance of winning the Grand Prize

Our mission!

Why Participate in Jogo De Bamba?

It’s our mission to provide fair and unbiased judging at all JDB Tournaments, where participants can test their skills against the top Capoeristas of their region.

JDB’s mission is to bring together the local Capoeira community and enthusiasts in hopes to promote Capoeira within our city while promoting a positive environment where Capoeira can flourish.

We strongly believe that the creation of events such as JDB Tournament will encourage more practitioners to take part in Capoeira and bring much needed and deserved attention to our beloved art.

What to expect?

Test Your Game The Best Capoeiristas in Ontario & Abroad!

The event will take place over the course of 3 days. This will include seminars from different Mestres and Instructors, Rodas, Q&A and a Tournament.

With the participation of Mestres and Instructors from around the world, all judges and referees will have no affiliation to any participating school in order to provide unbiased judging during the tournament.

Participants who rank 1st, 2nd and 3rd will be awarded Medals and Trophies. All Adult FIRST place winners will be invited to partcipate in the ABSOLUTO category in which the prize is an Atabaque (1st Place), a Berimbau (2nd Place) and a Pandeiro (3rd Place).

Jogo de Bamba 3 Logo - Canada, Ontario Open Capoeira Tournament

How you can participate

Fully immerse yourself or pick your battles.

PAY AS YOU GO

Pay only for what you attend

$See Below
Event Tshirt - $39
2 Tournament Entries (includes tshirt) $99
Additional Tournament Entries $29
Spectator Ticket $25
Single Workshop $49
Bate Papo with Mestres $29
Roda $25

FULL EVENT

All-Inclusive event participation

$220

Save $240 compared to "Pay As You Go" option

Event tshirt
Unlimted Tournament entries
1 spectator ticket
All workshops
Bate Papo with mestres
All Rodas

Participating schools

JDB is open to all schools and affiliations. These are some schools that have competed.

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