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Solo Flicks and Zigzags with Hop Actions - Shunt - Foot Change

Commence facing wall in Solo Right Side Position with weight on LF. Maintain solo position throughout. Step 1 commences on the last quarter of the previous beat

Man Lead Foot/Body Position Turn/Alignment Footwork Count
1 With Lady following Man With a Skip from LF, RF forward & across, small step No turn, facing wall, moving DW B (LF), BH (RF) a1
2 With Lady following Man With a Hop on RF, Flick LF forward & slightly to side, below knee height No turn, facing wall, LF pointing DW B, BH (RF), LF off floor a2
3 With Lady following Man With a Skip from RF, LF back & across, small step No turn, facing wall, facing wall, moving DC against LOD B (RF), BH (LF) a3
4 With Man following Lady RF to side, small step No turn, facing wall, RF pointing DW against LOD B a
5 With Man following Lady LF forward & across, small step No turn, facing wall, moving DW against LOD BH 4
6 With Man following Lady With a Hop on LF, Flick RF forward & slightly to side, below knee height No turn, facing wall, pointing DW against LOD B (LF), RF off floor a1
7 With Man following Lady With a Hop on LF, contract R leg to place RF near to LF without weight, then Kick RF as high as possible forward & slightly to side No turn, facing wall, pointing DW against LOD B, BH (LF), RF off floor a2
8 With Man following Lady With a Skip from LF, RF back and across, small step No turn, facing wall, moving DC B (LF), B (RF) a3
9 With Lady following Man LF to side, small step No turn, facing wall, LF pointing DW B a
10 With Lady following Man RF forward & across, small step 1/8 to L, facing DW BH 4
11 With Lady following Man LF closes to RF in slightly flexed knees, extending hips strongly forward to slip both feet slightly forward. Forward Shunt No turn, facing DW B, both feet 1
12 With Lady following Man Straightening knees and extending hips backward, Slip both feet slightly backward. Backward Shunt. Foot Change, Man with weight on LF, Lady RF No turn, facing DW BH, both feet 2
13-15 Connecting visually Turning to R, RF backward & across behind LF into a Sailor Shuffle, RLR, to end in Open Position 3/8 to R to end facing against LOD BH, B, BH 3a4

Commence facing wall in Solo Right Side Position with weight on LF. Maintain solo position throughout. Step 1 commences on the last quarter of the previous beat.

Lady Foot/Body Position Turn/Alignment Footwork Count
1 With a Skip from LF, RF forward & across, small step No turn, facing wall, moving DW B (LF), BH (RF) a1
2 With a Hop on RF, Flick LF forward & slightly to side, below knee height No turn, facing wall, LF pointing DW B, BH (RF), LF off floor a2
3 With a Skip from RF, LF back & across, small step No turn, facing wall, facing wall, moving DC against LOD B (RF), BH (LF) a3
4 RF to side, small step No turn, facing wall, RF pointing DW against LOD B a
5 LF forward & across, small step No turn, facing wall, moving DW against LOD BH 4
6 With a Hop on LF, Flick RF forward & slightly to side, below knee height No turn, facing wall, pointing DW against LOD B (LF), RF off floor a1
7 With a Hop on LF, contract R leg to place RF near to LF without weight, then Kick RF as high as possible forward & slightly to side No turn, facing wall, pointing DW against LOD B, BH (LF), RF off floor a2
8 With a Skip from LF, RF back and across, small step No turn, facing wall, moving DC B (LF), B (RF) a3
9 LF to side, small step No turn, facing wall, LF pointing DW B a
10 RF forward & across, small step 1/8 to L, facing DW BH 4
11 LF closes to RF in slightly flexed knees, extending hips strongly forward to slip both feet slightly forward. Forward Shunt No turn, facing DW B, both feet 1
12 Straightening knees and extending hips backward, Slip both feet slightly backward. Backward Shunt. Foot Change, Man with weight on LF, Lady RF No turn, facing DW BH, both feet 2
13-15 Turning to L, LF backward & across behind RF into a Sailor Shuffle, LRL, to end in Open Position 1/8 to L to end backing against LOD BH, B, BH 3a4

Suggested Popular Combination

Precede

Commence in RSP, having danced a Foot Change

Follow

LF back into steps 1-2 of a Link into any suitable figure

Suggested Advanced Combination

Precede

Overturned Lunge Throwaway

Follow

Sugar Push Variation

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