Shoulder Spin (Gold)

Commence in Open Position. Right to Right hand hold

Man Foot Position Turn Lead Count
1.2 1.2 of Link LR No turn As 1.2 of Link Q Q
3-5 Fwd chasse LRL 1/8 to L over 3-5 Gradually raise R arm leading Lady toward R side. Circle R hand anticlockwise toward end of 5 Q a Q
6-8 Compact chasse RLR. End in Open CPP 1/4 to L over 6-8 Lower R arm across back at waist level Q a Q
9 LF back in Open CPP No turn Retain position Q
10 Replace weight to RF in Open CPP " " Q
11-13 LF fwd, very small step, to chasse in CPP LRL " Retain position placing L hand on Lady's R shoulder. Toward end of 13, increase tone in L arm and turn Lady L with pressure through L hand. Immediately release L hand contact and R to R hand hold Q a Q
14-16 Compact Chasse RLR. End in Open Position 1/8 to L over 14-16 Regain L to R or R to R hand hold Q a Q

Study Alignment      Commence facing wall       1 Backing centre       2 Facing wall       3-5 End facing DW       6-8 End facing DC       9 Backing DW against LOD       10-13 Facing DC       14-16 End facing centre

Lady Foot Position Turn Count
1.2 1.2 of Link RL No turn Q Q
3-5 Fwd chasse RLR toward Man's R side, then turn underarm on RF 1/8 to L over 3-5, then 3/8 to L on RF Q a Q
6-8 Side chasse LRL. End in Open CPP 1/8 to L over 6-8 Q a Q
9 RF back in Open CPP No turn Q
10 Replace weight to LF in Open CPP " Q
11-13 RF fwd, very small step, to chasse CPP RLR, then turn on RF No turn on 11-13, then 5/8 to R on RF Q a Q
14-16 LF diag back to chasse LRL, to end LF back in Open Position 1/2 to R over 14-16 Q a Q

Study Alignment      1 Backing wall       2 Facing centre       3-5 End facing DC against LOD, then turn to face wall       6-8 End facing DW       9 Backing DC against LOD       10-13 Facing DW, then turn to face centre       14-16 End backing centre

Note

On 13, Lady must take her weight well forward to lean against Man's hand on her shoulder

Preceding Figures (R to R hand hold is achieved on previous figure)

Gold Change of Places R to L - Change of Places L to R - American Spin - Rolling off the Arm with R to R hand hold - Chugging - Catapult

Following Figures (when ended with R to R hand hold)

Gold Change of Places L to R with change of hands - American Spin - Rolling off the Arm with R to R hand hold - Miami Special - Chugging - Catapult

Following Figures (When ended with L to R hand hold)

Gold Link -Change of Places L to R - Change of Hands Behind Back - Hip Bump - Stop and Go