Bronze: 1-4 Reverse Turn check and Basic Weave, Change of Direction
Silver: Closed Telemark, Open Telemark, Hover Telemark, Reverse Wave, Top Spin or Outside Spin (after checking back after step 3 of Feather Step)
Gold:Fallaway Reverse and Slip Pivot, Bounce Fallaway with Weave Ending
The Feather Step can also be danced DW or DC for Man.
It is important for the Lady to release the toe of the front foot from the floor as it begins to move back towards the supporting foot
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There are 7 types of Feathers. At Newcomer and Bronze, Feather Step and Feather Finish (4-6 Reverse Turn). At Silver, Feather Finish (commenced with partner outside partner position on left side), Feather Ending (first step taken in promenade position), Hover Feather, Feather Step (commenced in outside partner position. At Gold, Curved Feather and Back Feather.
On all Feather Finishes the amount of turn will be stated as Body Turns Less and there will be no note for Body Finishes Turn. Although there is slight turn L on the penultimate step of a Feather Finish, the body does not 'complete' the turn until the first step of the following figure.
Two days of competition for Amateur, Youth, Professional, and Pro/AmA. City Lights Ball is a "Must Go To" competition on the West Coast. NDCA recognized and also a DanceSport Series Event. Lcoated in San Jose on January 29th and 30th. Organized by Barbara Gore and Glenn Weiss.