International Samba Syllabus


Figures

Variations

 

PreBronze

 
Natural Basic Whisk ended in PP
Reverse Basic Lady's Spot Volta Underarm during Whisk
Side Basic Lady's Spot Volta Underarm during Stationary Samba Walk
Progressive Basic Side Samba Walk ended in Open PP
Whisk  
Samba Walks  
Side Samba Walk  
Stationary Samba Walks  
Travelling Bota Fogos Forward  
Criss Cross Bota Fogos  
   

Bronze

 
Shadow Bota Fogos Shadow Travelling Voltas Extended by two or four beats
Travelling Bota Fogos Back Shadow Travelling Voltas with Bota Fogo Ending
Bota Fogos to PP and CPP Criss Criss Voltas with Bota Fogo Ending
Criss Criss Voltas Stationary Samba Walks in Shadow Position
Shadow Travelling Voltas Corta Jaca in Shadow Position
Solo Spot Voltas Solo Spot Voltas ended in PP, Open PP, CPP, or Open CPP
Continuous Solo Spot Voltas Continuous Solo Spot Voltas ended in PP, Open PP, CPP, or Open CPP
Reverse Turn  
Corta Jaca  
Closed Rocks  
Foot Change 1 (Closed to Shadow)  
Foot Change 2 (Shadow to Closed)  
Foot Change 3 (PP or CPP to Shadow)  
Foot Change 4 (Shadow to PP or CPP)  
   

Silver

 
Open Rocks Samba Walks in RSP
Back Rocks Shadow Circular Voltas with Bota Fogo Ending
Plait Shadow Travelling Volta with extra step before Shadow Circular Volta
Rolling off the Arm Shadow Circular Volta with extra step before Shadow Travelling Volta
Argentine Crosses Maypole commenced or ended in Open PP or Open CPP
Maypole Maypole Extended by two or four beats
Shadow Circular Voltas  
Foot Change 5 (RSP to Shadow)  
   

Gold

 
Contra Bota Fogos Dropped Volta during Shadow Travelling Volta
Roundabout Dropped Volta during Criss Criss Voltas
Natural Roll Dropped Volta during Shadow Circular Voltas
Reverse Roll Lady's Underarm Turn during Argentine Crosses
Promenade and Counter Promenade Runs Promenade and Counter Promenade Runs with Alternate Timings
Three Step Turn  
Samba Locks  
Cruzados Walks and Locks  
Foot Change 6 (PP or CPP to Contra Position)  
Foot Change 7 (Contra Position to PP or CPP)  

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