Like in any other sport, steroids exist within capoeira. Is it cheating to use them? Is it simply a means for a capoeirista to reach his/her full potential as a martial artist? If you discover that a higher belt in your grupo uses them, what, if anything, will you do about it?
There are many myths, ideas and denials about steroids. Here’s a documentary about steroids that offers interesting points of view. It’s an ‘Instant Watch’ on Netflix, too. Check it out:
You can also find it at amazon: