Instrutora Dandhara

Instrutora Dandhara

Started training capoeira in 2008 in Londrina, Brazil. She is one of the head kids teacher and administrators at Maculelê Capoeira Decatur. Her passion and enthusiasm is motivational and inspiring for students of all levels, from children to adults. Dandhara traveled to many events in Brazil, all over the United States, Canada, Colombia and Puerto Rico and participated on many Capoeira competitions.

  • 2008 Best Female at the World Capoeira Event in Londrina
  • 2009 World Capoeira Champion (USA)
  • 2011 World Capoeira Champion (USA)
  • 2011 First Place at Emory Capoeira University mixed competition
  • 2013 Second Place on the “Copa Aberta” advanced competition in Miami, FL
  • 2014 “Ela é bonita e Ligeira” main article on the best capoeira magazine (Revista Capoeira)
  • 2015 World Capoeira Champion (BRAZIL)
  • 2016 First Place at  “O Menino e bom” Solo Tournament

Dandhara works as a volunteer with father, Mestre Fran on social projects in Decatur, GA and kids classes. In 2015 Dandhara received her “Instructor cord” at the Mundial Maculele 2015. She now continues to train with Mestre Fran and teach capoeira to further her skills.

Dandhara is proudly sponsored by Holiday Inn Marietta, GA


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