Corta Jaca (Bronze)

Commence in Closed Position. No Bounce

Man Foot Position Alignment Turn Foot-
work
Lead Count
1 RF fwd, strong step Facing wall No turn HF Increase tone in arms and extend slightly fwd S
2 LF fwd and slightly to side " " H Weight change. Retain arm position Q
3 Slide RF leftward " " F (Press-
ure on ball)
" Q
4 LF back and slightly to side Backing centre " B " Q
5 Slide RF leftward " " F (Press-
ure on ball)
" Q
6 LF fwd and slightly to side Facing wall " H " Q
7 Slide RF leftward " " F (Press-
ure on ball)
" Q
8 LF back Backing centre " BF   S
9 RF back and slightly to side " " B   Q
10 Slide LF rightward " " F (Press-
ure on ball)
  Q
11 RF fwd and slightly to side Facing wall " H   Q
12 Slide LF rightward " " F (Press-
ure on ball)
  Q
13 RF back and slightly to side Backing centre " B   Q
14 Slide LF rightward "
"
F (Press-
ure on ball)
  Q
Lady Foot Position Alignment Turn Footwork Count
1 LF back Backing wall No turn BF S
2 RF back and slightly to side " " B Q
3 Slide LF rightward " " F (Press-
ure on ball)
Q
4 RF fwd and slightly to side Facing centre " H Q
5 Slide LF rightward " " F (Press-
ure on ball)
Q
6 RF back and slightly to side Backing wall " B Q
7 Slide LF rightward " " F (Press-
ure on ball)
Q
8 RF fwd, strong step Facing centre " HF S
9 LF fwd and slightly to side " " H Q
10 Slide RF leftward " " F (Press-
ure on ball)
Q
11 LF back and slightly to side Backing wall " B Q
12 Slide RF leftward " " F (Press-
ure on ball)
Q
13 LF fwd and slightly to side Facing centre " H Q
14 Slide RF leftward " " F (Press-
ure on ball)
Q

Notes to Man and Lady

1 The toe is not lowered on 2 and 6 for the Man, or on 4 for the Lady

Preceding Figures

Bronze Natural Basic - 1-3 Reverse Basic - Progressive Basic - Whisk to L - LF Stationary Samba Walk - Lady's underarm turn ending to Criss Cross Bota Fogo - Closed Rocks (near corner)
Silver Lady's underarm turn ending to Argentine Crosses (near corner) - Maypole (Man turning L)
Gold Natural Roll

Following Figures to Step 7

Bronze 4-6 Natural Basic - Solo Spot Volta to L (Lady to R)
Gold 4-6 Natural Roll

Notes to Man and Lady

1 On 2-7 and 9-14, the R leg (Lady L leg) remains slightly flexed, and the L leg (Lady R leg) swings freely from the hip. Movement is felt mainly from the knee
2 The Corta Jaca may commence facing DW. Turn 1/8 to R over steps 1-3
3 The Corta Jaca may turn up to 3/4 to R. Follow with any figure commenced with RF, depending on alignment