The Brazilian School of Capoeira (EBC) develops its work on various levels, using capoeira as a form of integrating diverse social classes through this authentically Brazilian sport. Its objectives are to maintain the professionalism of its capoeiristas and to contribute to the formation of ethical and moral values in society, thereby sustaining Brazilian culture.
The direction of the school attempts to introduce a philosophy within society, demonstrating the importance of capoeira as a highly evolved sport and as a form of cultural expression.
Under the direction of Mestre Oscar de Souza Melo Neto, the Escola Brasileira de Capoeira is represented in Brazil in the following states:
Brasília–DF – Mestre Oscar
Campinas–SP – Professor Pica-Pau
Florianópolis–SC – Mestre Cascavel
Fortaleza–CE – Mestre Pano
Manaus–AM – Instrutor Buscape
Recife–PE – Formado Kadoca
And abroad in the following countries:
Lisboa, Portugal – Formado Carcara and Formado Mandacaru
Paris, France – Formado Saci and Formado Fuguete
Manila, Philippines – Mestre Fantasma
Mestre Oscar also runs Orion Fight Camp, one of the top MMA teams in Brazil.