Hong Kong Men Compete in WCF Competition

Hong Kong has once again represented in the World Capoeira Federation online Capoeira solo competitions this time for the adult men’s event, Joga Maneiro. The event is held online through the WCF platform for players form around the world to come and show off thier skills. In this event there have been players from 13 nations globally participating and showingRead More …

Hong Kong Youth Compete in the WCF

During December and January the World Capoeira Federation ran another online competition, this time for the youths. Hong Kong had 4 representatives entered in this event. In this event the WCF changed the online platform set up to a versus mode style system similar to the single elimination tournament system that would be used during live inter-physical competitions. Out of the 8Read More …

2021 Hong Kong Team Scouting Project

With the pandemic putting all events on indefinite hold it’s proven impossible that in 2020 we can conduct the National Championship. This means that selecting the 2021 Hong Kong National Team is going to be conducted with an alternative procedure. People who would like to apply to the 2021 Hong Kong National Team can submit their application through the CFHKRead More …

Master-Class 2020 Cancelled

Once again in the spirit of health and sincerity, we must cancel the 2020 Master Class with Toni Vargas. After discussion with Mestre Pedro of Grupo Senzala in the UK, we agree the only correct path is to cancel the Master-Class this year. International travel is still extremely difficult and Brazil is still experiencing major issues with the pandemic. InRead More …

Cancelled Competitions Nov 2020

It is with great regret that we must announce that the 2020 series of National Championship and the International Open must be cancelled. The two competitions that were planned to run simultaneously over the weekend of November 20th-22nd must be cancelled to preserve the safety of all players locally as well as our international friends. For the local National Championship,Read More …

Hong Kong Represented in the WCF.

During the month of July the World Capoeira Federation hosted the second of it’s online international competition series, the “Joga Bonito – Women’s Online Capoeira Solo Competition”. Of the some 36 competitors that joined two of them were representatives of Hong Kong. From Cordão de Ouro Hong Kong Instrutora Zoinho and from GCBHK Capoeira Hong Kong Monitora Kunoichi. In theRead More …

May 2020 Competitions Cancelled

Dear Members & Guests, Due to the current global pandemic situation, the Capoeira competitions scheduled for May 22nd to 24th, 2020 China National Sport Capoeira Championship & 5th All China Capoeira Competition have been cancelled.   …….. The China National Team selection for the 2021 team will be held video audition. Look out for more information on the process ofRead More …

Membership Renewal 2020

Dear CFHK Members, As of January 1st 2020, all memberships have been renewed free of charge. With a unanimous vote of the Executive Committee, Individual and Associate memberships remain free for 2020. As a member, you will receive member benefits on events and competitions throughout the year including the Master Class with Mestre Toni Vargas in October, the HK NationalRead More …

Mestre Toni Vargas – Master class 2020

CFHK together with Grupo Senzala Guangzhou are happy to announce the 2020 Master Class Seminar with special guest Mestre Toni Vargas. Mestre Toni Vargas was born in Rio de Janeiro on April 5th 1958 and started Capoeira at the age of 10 with Mestre Rony of Grupo Palmares de Capoeira and in the mid 70’s he changed to Grupo CordaRead More …

CFHK President now WCF Management Board

Since CFHK has been more and more involved with the WCF our president Mr Daniel Hemsworth has been working closely with the Referee Commission and Secretariate of the WCF helping edit the English language versions of the official WCF rulebooks and guidebooks. The MB of the WCF has liked the work and professionalism of Mr Hemsworth for some time andRead More …