Windmill (Silver)

Commence in Open Position. Double 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 Turn L on RF then fwd chasse LRL. End in Closed Position 3/8 to L between 2&3 Extend L arm downward and to L, and R arm upward and to R. Incline body slightly L. On 5 rotate L hand slightly R from wrist Q a Q
6-8 RF to side and slightly fwd to chasse RLR, to end RF fwd in Open Position with Double hand hold 1/8 to L between 5&6 Return arms and body to starting position Q a Q

Study Alignment      Commence facing wall       1 Backing centre       2 Facing wall       3-5 Facing DC       6-8 Facing centre

On steps 3 and 6 turn is commenced toward end of previous beat of music

Use of arms

On 3-5 the arms are extended from the elbows, keeping elbows near to body

Lady Foot Position Turn Count
1.2 1.2 of Link RL No turn Q Q
3-5 3 small runs fwd, passing in front of Man's body, then turn to end RF back and slightly side in Closed Position 1/8 to L over 4&5, then a further 1/4 Q a Q
6-8 Bwd chasse LRL. End in Open Position with Double hand hold 1/8 to L between 5&6 Q a Q

Study Alignment      1 Backing wall       2.3 Facing centre       4.5 End backing DC       6-8 Backing centre

On step 6 turn is commenced toward the end of the previous beat of music

Note

Incline body slightly R on 3-5. Return body to normal position on 6

Preceding Figures (Achieving Double hand hold toward the end of the preceding figure where necessary)

Silver Change of Places L to R - Windmill - Spanish Arms

Following Figures (Releasing R to L hand hold at the beginning of the following figure where necessary)

Silver Change of Places L to R - Windmill - Spanish Arms - Rolling off the Arm with Double hand hold (or releasing L to R hand hold)