Katherine Haber

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Katherine Haber, L.Ac is a licensed acupuncturist whose classes focus on strength and invigoration through physical and meditative practices.  She teaches Mommy/Daddy and Me Capoeira, Capo Fit and offers private instruction in Daoist meditation.  She has been playing capoeira since 2009 where she began as a student of Mestre Batata in Los Angeles.  Kate likes to refer to capoeira as her martial arts soul food because it offers expedient fun and reward: it gets you strong fast, builds your community fast and makes you feel good fast.  

Learn more about how capoeira is the perfect martial art for kids at Capoeira Besouro Oregon!

Mommy Daddy and Me Capoeira

 Parents and kids learn capoeira together!  We accommodate all fitness levels in this high energy fun filled class.  Lean the kicks and evasions that hone your coordination, and make you strong and flexible.  Build your social skills and confidence by play capoeira music and capoeira games every class! Visit www.capoeirabesouooregon.com for more info.

Portland Montessori Kids' Capoeira

  • March 2, 2017 - June 8, 2017,
  • Thursdays,  3:15pm – 4:15pm
  • $210 *scholarships available

We will learn the building blocks of capoeira through games and safe sparing:  Ginga, kicks, evasions, history and music.  Open to TPMS students only.  No class 3/30.  Ages 6-12.  Register Now!

Kids' Capoeira

Thursdays 4:30-5:30pm.  ages 9-15. This class is a faster moving, more advanced capoeira class for kids.  Beginners are welcome.  We will cover a variety of kicks, evasions, gingas and songs.  There will be improvised capoeira games every class!  

Mommy, Daddy and Me Capoeira

Saturdays, 2:00-3:00pm, ages 6-9.  Parents are welcome to join their kids and learn capoeira together!  We will learning the building blocks of this furiously joyful martial art through games and safe sparing: ginga, kicks, evasions, history and music.  Drop in rates are $15 per kid or $20 for parent and kid.  Register Now!

Capo Fit (currently unavailable): Come experience high intensity functional fitness in the form of the afro-brazilian martial art: Capoeira!  We will strengthen our lower bodies and core with kicks and evasions.  We will tone our upper bodies with hand stands and ground work.  Sweat and get strong to the brightly colored music of Brazil!

Private Meditation/QiGong: Sessions are $30 for a half hour $50 for 1 hour.  Build your meditation skills and confidence at increasing intervals.  After meditating, I teach Daoist QiGong to awaken the senses and move Qi through the body.  Email kateahaber@laurelhurstfamilyclinic.com for more details.