Part 2 of Monitor Cebolinha’s 2nd installment in the Roda Magazine Series on Capoeira Injuries. This time he tackles injuries of the shoulder. Note the excellent shoulder modeling by our student, Siri!
“Many Capoeiristas will acquire damage to the shoulder through recurrent, repetitive stresses on the shoulder. These can occur during complex movements such as macaco with transition to queda de rins. However, even simple movements like au cause some wear-and-tear on the shoulder. If you’ve had a shoulder that’s been hurting for a while, here is a brief overview of some of the conditions to consider and talk to your doctor about.”