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Master Itapoan - Mr. Raimundo César Alves de Almeida
Raimundo César Alves de Almeida (Master Itapoan) began practicing Capoeira in 1964, Centro de Cultura Física e Regional (the Center for Physical Culture and Regional), the Shrine of Jesus in Salvador with Mestre Bimba. Master Itapoan is a leading authority in the country about the Master Bimba and its Regional Fight, along with master Decânio. Dentist by profession. It is internationally recognized as a great scholar of traditions and lives of the characters of Capoeira.