International Samba Syllabus


Figures

Variations

 

PreBronze

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

Bronze

 
Shadow Bota Fogos Samba Walks in Shadow Position
Travelling Bota Fogos Back Stationary Samba Walks in Shadow Position
Bota Fogos to PP and CPP Shadow Travelling Voltas Extended by two or four beats
Criss Criss Voltas Shadow Travelling Voltas with Bota Fogo Ending
Shadow Travelling Voltas Criss Criss Voltas with Bota Fogo Ending
Solo Spot Voltas Corta Jaca in Shadow Position
Continuous Solo Spot Voltas Solo Spot Voltas ended in PP, Open PP, CPP, or Open CPP
Reverse Turn Continuous Solo Spot Voltas ended in PP, Open PP, CPP, or Open CPP
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 Whisk ended in RSP
Back Rocks Stationary Samba Walk ended in RSP
Plait Criss Cross Bota Fogos ended in RSP
Rolling off the Arm Solo Spot Voltas ended in RSP
Argentine Crosses Continuous Solo Spot Voltas ended in RSP
Maypole Samba Walks in RSP
Shadow Circular Voltas Stationary Samba Walks in RSP
Foot Change 5 (RSP to Shadow) Shadow Circular Voltas with Bota Fogo Ending
  Shadow Travelling Volta with extra step before Shadow Circular Volta
  Shadow Circular Volta with extra step before Shadow Travelling Volta
  Argentine Crosses with alternative Rhythm
  Maypole commenced or ended in Open PP and Open CPP
  Maypole ended in PP, Open PP, CPP, Open CPP and RSP
  Maypole extended by two or four beats
   

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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