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Natural Spin Turn

Precedes:

Newcomer: LF Closed Change, Natural Turn at corner.

Bronze: Chasse from PP, Outside Change, Basic Weave.

Silver - Gold: Weave from PP, Closed Telemark, Outside Spin, Turning Lock, 4-6 Natural Turn can be preceded by Cross Hesitation

Note: Same as Natural Turn

Follows:

Newcomer: 4-6 Reverse Turn.

Bronze: Reverse Corte, Reverse Pivot

Silver: Turning Lock, Basic Weave near corner

Gold:RF back into Left Whisk, Turning Lock to R (need to overturn the Spin Turn), Hover Corte

 

  • Other Syllabus Steps
    • Newcomer
    • Bronze
      • Closed Impetus
      • Hesitation Change
      • Outside Change
      • Reverse Corte
      • Back Whisk
      • Basic Weave
      • Double Reverse Spin
      • Reverse Pivot
      • Back Lock
      • Progressive Chasse to Right
    • Silver
      • Weave from Promenade Position
      • Closed Telemark
      • Open Telemark and Cross Hesitation
      • Open Telemark and Wing
      • Open Impetus and Cross Hesitation
      • Open Impetus and Wing
      • Outside Spin
      • Turning Lock
    • Gold
      • Left Whisk
      • Contra Check
      • Closed Wing
      • Turning Lock to Right
      • Fallaway Reverse and Slip Pivot
      • Hover Corte

 

Man, Lady

Note*:

Man: Although footwork on step 4 is THT the Hell is in contact with the floor during the actual turn. When the Natural Spin Turn is danced at a corner or underturned along the side of the room the amount of turn is 3/8 on the pivoting action and 1/4 between steps 5-6.

Lady: On step 5 the rise is taken from the ball of LF. As the RF begins to move to brush LF the ball of the RF not the Heel is in contact with the floor. When the Natural Spin Turn is danced at a corner or underturned along the side of the room the amt. of turn is 3/8 on the pivoting action and 1/4 btwn steps 5-6.

Sway:

Straight, right, right, straight, straight, and straight (natural opposite for Lady).

CBM:

Slight CBM on step 1, 4, and 5.

 

 

Step

Timing

Foot Position & Aligment

Footwork Amount of Turn Rise & Fall
1 1
RF fwd, FDW
HT Start to turn R Start to rise e/1
   
LF back, BDW
TH Start to turn R Start to rise e/1, NFR
2 2
LF side, BLOD
T 1/4 btwn 1-2 Cont to rise 2-3
   
RF to side, PLOD
T 3/8 btwn 1-2 body underturns Cont to rise 2-3
3 3
Close RF to LF, BLOD
TH 1/8 btwn 2-3 Lower e/3
   
Close LF to RF, FLOD
TH Body finishes turn Lower e/3
4* 1
LF back, BLOD - turn toe in
THT Pivot 1/2 R N/A
   
RF fwd, FLOD
HT Pivot 1/2 R N/A
5* 2
RF fwd CBMP, FLD
HT Cont to turn Rise e/5
   
LF back/slightly side, BLOD
T Cont to turn Rise e/5
6 3
LF side/slightly back, BDC
TH 3/8 R btwn 5-6 Lower e/6
   
Brush RF to LF then RF diag fwd, FDC
TH 3/8 R btwn 5-6 Lower e/6

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