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2-Hand Tuck Turn

West Coast Swing 2-Hand Tuck Turn

This pattern starts in open position in single or double hand hold and ends in open facing position.

Leader

Step Timing Movement
Turn Notes
1
1
LF hook behind RF
 1/4 to L
Man looks to his left. Lead using body.
L arm is extended. R arm contract to make R arm cross in front,
 leading lady to pass through slot.
2
2
RF to side

arm starts to open up
3
3
LF touch


4
4
LF forward
another total 1/4 to L
raise L arm to turn the lady,
Man's R hand on lady's back to assist and then release hold.
6-8
5&6
anchor triple step

Man R hand 'throws'  lady off and release.

Follower

Step Timing Movement
Turn Notes
1
1
RF forward


2
2
LF forward

feeling Man leading with his R arm.
3
3
RF tuck, touch step
slight turn to L to tuck
turning L toward Man to wind up
4
4
RF forward, away from Man
starting turning R

6-8
5&6
triple step turning 1/2 to R
total 1/2 to R
adjusting distance.

Notes:

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