Beija-Flor receives the Gold Standard for top school.

One of the most prominent awards at the Rio Carnival is the Estandarte de Ouro.

The Hummingbird from Nilópolis won the prize for best carnival school

The school kept moving even after a fire in the concentrate reached one of the cars.

Three further awards went to Atuiuti Paradise: best front commission, best samba narrative, and best drums.

Avila Isabel's win in the category of dancers for the Fernando Pamplona Award