West Coast Swing Turning Basic
This pattern starts in open facing position and ends in closed position.
1: LF diagonally back slightly to side
step out of the slot
2: RF forward
there is resistance with with lady.
3: LF to side | turn 1/4 to R
Close up with lady.
&: RF cross in front of LF | turn 1/4 to R
Lady is doing coaster step.
Give it a rubber band effect.
4: LF side | continue rotating to R
5&6: Triple to right side after 1/4 to R. | total turn is 3/4 to R
1: RF forward
directly forward in slot.
2: LF forward, then 1/2 to R at end of count | 1/2 turn to R
3: RF back
This is a "Coaster Step"
a: LF close together with RF
4: RF forward | rotating 1/4 to L
lady is stepping straight in middle of Man's feet.
5&6: Triple step to her left.
do triple after rotating 1/4 L at end of previous step 5.