Cowboy Cha Cha

Cowboy Cha Cha (Traveling Cha Cha)

(Unknown choreographer) YouTube demo

Man and Lady are in shadow (sweatheart) position with Man's LH connects to Lady's LH and RH to RH. Both weight on RF. Lady on the R side, slightly in front.
  1. Rock and Cha Cha in Place. Man and Lady the same footwork.  (123&4 565&8 123&4)
    • LF fwd rock, RF replace, Cha Cha in place; 
    • RF back rock, LF replace, Cha Cha in place
    • Repeat - LF fwd rock, RF replace, Cha Cha in place
  2. Lady's turn to L, Man same footwork as previous section. (567&8 123&4 567&8 123&4 567&8)
    • RF back rock, LF replace, Lady's cha cha cha turning 90 degree to L, Lady's RH over her head, ending cross hand hold position with Man.
    • Lady's LF rock back, RF replace, cha cha cha Lady's R turn back to same sweetheart position
    • Repeat, back rock, cha cha cha Lady's L turn
    • Lady back rock, RF replace, cha cha cha R turn, back to sweetheart position
    • Do one basic:  RF back rock, replace, cha cha cha travels slightly fwd. 
  3. Both turn in sweatheart position, Man and Lay have same footwork (123&4 567&8 123&4 567&8)
    • LF fwd, fwd walk turn to R, both turn 180 to R, still in sweatheart position, with Man on the R side. Replace weight on RF,  Cha cha Cha in place.
    • RF fwd, fwd walk turn to L, both turn 180 to L, cha cha cha almost in place.
    • Repeat one more time. 
  4. Traveling Forward. Man and Lady have same footwork (123&4 567&8 123&4 567&8)
    • LF fwd, RF fwd, cha cha cha in place
    • RF fwd, LF fwd, cha cha cha in place
    • Repeat one more time
  5. Around the World, Both face same fwd direction throughout the figure. (123&4 567&8 123&4 567&8)
    • Man:
      • LF cross behind RF, RF to side, Release RH. Lady is to Man's L side, cha cha cha in place, Lady is passing underneath Man's L arm.
      • RF cross in front of LF, LF to side, Reconnect with Lady on RH, release LH, cha cha cha in place, while Lady's passing under Man's R arm.
      • Repeat one more time
    • Lady:
      • LF diagonal fwd to the side, RF together, Release RH, cha cha cha in place, slightly moving back, passing under Man's L arm.
      • RF diagonal back to the side, LF together, Reconnect with Man on RH, release LH, cha cha cha in place, slightly moving fwd, passing under Man's R arm.
      • Repeat one more time
Repeat from beginning.