Gingarte Capoeira Chicago

Mestre Marisa

Cultivating and transforming communities through Capoeira since 1991.

Contra-Mestre Ligerinho

Profesor Ligeirinho (Pele Santiago) has been training with Gingarte Capoeira since 1999. He received his ‘contra-mestre’ cord in 2016, and has traveled to Brazil and around the U.S., training with several Cordão de Ouro masters of capoeira. He presently teaches at the Gingarte academy as well as other locations in Chicago.