West Coast Swing Twin Cities
This pattern starts in open position in double hand hold and ends in open facing position.
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: RF to side
arm starts to open up
3: LF touch
4: LF forward | another total 1/4 to L
raise L arm to turn the lady,
Do not release R hand. Maintain hand hold and get into hammerlock position after 5&6.
5&6: anchor triple step
at the end of 6, slight push with arm/hand forward, produce resistance.
1: LF back slightly to side
2: RF forward
At the end of 2, raise L arm.
3: LF to side | turn 1/4 to R
turning lady 2 rounds (1 and 1/2 turn for lady) over count 3&4
&: RF cross in front of LF | another 1/4 to R
4: LF side, slightly back
Lower hand at the of count 4.
5&6: Chasse in place RLR
1: RF forward
2: LF forward
feeling Man leading with his R arm.
3: RF tuck, touch step | slight turn to L to tuck
turning L toward Man to wind up
4: RF forward, away from Man | starting turning R
Keep both hand connection. Keep R arm up.
L arm wrap behind back.
5&6: triple step turning 1/2 to R | total 1/2 to R
end in hammer lock position.
1: RF step almost in place, or very small back step
2: LF forward
Turn starts at end of previous step
3: Turn at the end of previous step, making RF back, continue to turn | 1/2 to L
1 and 1/2 turn to L over count 3&4, turning 1/2 turn on each step.
&: LF forward, continue to turn | 1/2 to L
4: RF back | 1/2 to L
5&6: Chasse in place LRL