Name: Rustam “Parafuso” Balabayev
What song gets you pumped up in the roda?
Axé Até Morrer.
How did you start capoeira?
After watching the movie “Only the strong” in 1998.
What do you love the most about capoeira?
I can’t separate.
What is the main thing you try to focus on when you train?
How do you push yourself to keep getting better?
Thinking that I am very bad.
If you have another job: how do you balance capoeira with the rest of your life?
I don’t have another job, so Capoeira.
What’s your signature style or way of approaching the game?
What is in your life now because of Capoeira?
Capoeira now is my life.
Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
What’s your favorite movie?
What’s your favorite book?
What’s your 2nd most favorite thing to do?
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If I wasn’t a capoeirista, I would be a CAPOEIRISTA.