Alternative Basic (PreBronze)

Commence in Closed Position with Closed Hold

Man

Step_# Count Step Position Turn
1 2 Close LF to RF Closed  
2 3 Transfer weight to RF Closed  
3 4.1 LF to side Closed  
4 2 Closed RF to LF Closed  
5 3 Transfer weight to LF Closed  
6 4.1 RF to side Closed  

 

Lady

Step_# Count Step Position Turn
1 2 Closed RF to LF Closed  
2 3 Transfer weight to LF Closed  
3 4.1 RF to side Closed  
4 2 Close LF to RF Closed  
5 3 Transfer weight to RF Closed  
6 4.1 LF to side Closed  

 

Preceding Figures

Commenced in Closed Position As described in the charts above
PreBronze Basic in Place; Closed Basic; Alternative Basic; RF Cucaracha; New York to RSP; Spot Turn to L (Lady R); Underarm Turn to R; R Side Shoulder to Shoulder; Hand to Hand to LSP; Side Steps to L commenced with RF; Side Steps to R commenced with RF; RF Cuban Rock
Bronze Progressive Walks in LSP; Alemana; Natural Top; Opening Out to R and L
Silver Reverse Top; Aida with Double Spot Turn Ending; Rope Spinning
Gold LF Syncopated Cuban Rock; Fencing; Three Alemanas
   
Preceding Step 4 Commence the Basic in Place from step 4
PreBronze 1-3 Basic in Place; 1-3 Closed Basic; LF Cucaracha; New York to LSP; Spot Turn to R (Lady L); Underarm Turn to L; L Side Shoulder to Shoulder; Hand to Hand to RSP; Side Steps to L commenced with LF; Side Steps to R commenced with LF; LF Cuban Rock
Bronze Progressive Walks in RSP; 1-3 Opening Out to R and L
Gold RF Syncopated Cuban Rock; Kiki Walks

Following Figures

Ended in Closed Position As described in the charts above
PreBronze Basic in Place; Closed Basic; Alternative Basic; LF Cucaracha; L Side Shoulder to Shoulder; Hand to Hand to RSP; Side Steps to L commenced with LF; Side Steps to R commenced with LF; LF Cuban Rock
Bronze Fan
Gold LF Syncopated Cuban Rock
   
Ended in Open CPP Having turned 1/8 to R (Lady to L) on step 6
PreBronze New York to LSP; Spot Turn to R (Lady L); Underarm Turn to L
   
Ended in Contact Position Man and Lady turn 3/8 to L over 4-6, Man ends RF to side & slightly forward (Lady LF behind RF, Latin Cross)
Silver 4-9 Reverse Top
   
Following Step 3 Having danced only until step 3 of the Alternative Basic
PreBronze 4-6 Basic in Place; 4-6 Closed Basic; RF Cucaracha; Underarm Turn to R; R Side Shoulder to Shoulder; Hand to Hand to LSP; Side Steps to L commenced with RF; Side Steps to R commenced with RF; RF Cuban Rock
Bronze 4-6 Fan; Alemana
Silver Aida
Gold RF Syncopated Cuban Rock; Three Alemanas
   
Following Step 3, Ended in Open PP Having danced only until step 3 of the Alternative Basic, Man turns 1/8 to L (Lady to R) on step 3
PreBronze New York to RSP; Spot Turn to L (Lady R)
   
Following Step 3, Turning Slightly to R Man turns slightly to R on step 3. Lady ends with RF forward between Man's feet
Bronze Natural Top
   
Following Step 3, Ended in Contact Position Man and Lady turn 1/8 to L on step 3. Man ends with LF in front (Latin Cross). Lady ends with RF back & slightly to side
Silver Reverse Top