Contramestre Mangangá – (Syed Taqi)
Syed has nearly 20 years of experience in the world of Capoeira and is the founder of the Seattle Capoeira Center. He has dedicated his life to making Capoeira available to everyone in Washington State. He has taught all over the world and is known for his zen-like approach to teaching and playing Capoeira. The Seattle Capoeira Center branch of Capoeira Angola Palmares is directly connected to the Grande Mestre of Capoeira Angola, Mestre Nô.
Inst. Galo Preto – (Omari Jarmon)
Omari has 13 years of experience in Capoeira Angola. He has received training from some of the top Masters in the art. He’s an encyclopedia of Capoeira history and is eager to guide new students to their goals. You can find him volunteering at the SCC assisting in classes on Mondays and Tuesdays.
Inst. Barril de Macacos – (Dan Boxer)
Dan has over 20 years of experience in Capoeira Angola. He has trained with Mestre Nô and received training from various other Masters in Brasil. His approach to teaching classes are very technical and thoughtful. You can find him volunteering at the SCC in every class.