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Sugar Push

West Coast Swing Sugar Push

This pattern is in open facing position. It could end in L to R hand hold or double hande hold position.

Leader

Step Timing Movement
Turn Notes
1
1
LF back
--
2
2
RF side


3
3
LF no weight

"compression" 
4
4
LF pretty much in place

"tension"
5-7
5&6
Chasse in place RLR


Follower

Step Timing Movement
Turn Notes
1
1
RF forward
-- weight in back of foot "tension"
2
2
LF forward

1st half of beat, weight in back of foot "tension" and step LF forward.
slight body rotation to R.
At end of beat "&", do "compression", upper body compress forward.
3
3
RF tap next to LF (3rd position)

tap is one option. Or, do triple step here:
3&4:  "compression" from end of previous beat, then 3& RL in place
4
4
RF back

back to "tension", anchor position.
5-7
5&6
Chasse in place, LRL

Count "6" is settling which connects to next pattern.

Styling variation 1:
* 5: weight on LF, point RF out to side and hold 6.
Styling variation 2:
* 5: LF ronde and end behind RF with weight on 6.

Notes:
  • Variation: adding 2 more walk steps after step 2 before doing the tap step.
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