Travelling Bota Fogos Back (Bronze)

Man

Commence in Closed Position with Closed Hold, Backing LOD
This figure uses Bounce Action

Step_# Steps Turn Alignment Moving
1 RF back   Backing LOD LOD
2 LF to side, part weight, toe turned out   Pointing DW against LOD Wall
3 Replace weight to RF 1/8 to R Backing DC Under Body
4 LF back   Backing DC DC
5 RF to side, part weight, toe turned out 1/8 to L Pointing DC against LOD Centre
6 Replace weight to LF 1/8 to L Backing DW Under Body
7 RF back   Backing DW DW
8 LF to side, part weight, toe turned out 1/4 to L Pointing DW DW
9 Replace weight to RF 1/8 to L Backing Centre Under Body
10 LF back   Backing Centre Centre
11 RF to side & slightly fwd, part weight, toe turned out   Pointing DW against LOD Against LOD
12 Replace weight to LF 1/8 to R Facing DW Under Body
Step_# Timing Rhythm Position Footwork
1 1 S Closed BF
2 a a Closed i/e of T
3 2 S Closed BF
4 1 S OP on R BF
5 a a Closed i/e of T
6 2 S Closed BF
7 1 S OP BF
8 a a Closed i/e of T
9 2 S Closed BF
10 1 S OP on R BF
11 a a Closed i/e of T
12 2 S PP BF

1) On steps 2 and 5 the L toe points DW against LOD, the R toe points DW against LOD, and the body backs LOD
2) On step 8 the L toe points to Wall, the R toe points Against LOD, and the body backs DC
3) If preceded by steps 1-3 of Reverse Turn, turn 1/8 to L before before step 1 to commence at the correct alignment

Lady

Commence in Closed Position with Closed Hold, Facing LOD
This figure uses Bounce Action

Step_# Steps Turn Alignment Moving
1 LF fwd   Facing LOD LOD
2 RF to side, part weight, toe turned out   Pointing DW Wall
3 Replace weight to LF 1/8 to R Facing DC Under Body
4 RF fwd   Facing DC DC
5 LF to side, part weight, toe turned out 1/8 to L Pointing DC Centre
6 Replace weight to RF 1/8 to L Facing DW Under Body
7 LF fwd   Facing DW DW
8 RF to side, part weight, toe turned out 1/4 to R Pointing LOD DW
9 Replace weight to LF 1/8 to R Facing Centre Under Body
10 RF fwd   Facing Centre Centre
11 LF to side & slightly fwd, part weight, toe turned out   Pointing DC against LOD Against LOD
12 Replace weight to RF 1/8 to L Facing DC Under Body
Step_# Timing Rhythm Position Footwork
1 1 S Closed BF
a a Closed i/e of T
3 2 S Closed BF
4 1 S OP on R BF
5 a a Closed i/e of T
6 2 S Closed BF
7 1 S OP BF
8 a a Closed i/e of T
9 2 S Closed BF
10 a a Closed i/e of T
11 2 S Closed BF
12 1 S OP on R BF

1) On steps 2 and 5 the L toe points DC, the R toe points DW, and the body faces LOD
2) On step 8 the R toe points LOD, the L toe points to Centre, and the body faces DC
3) If preceded by steps 1-3 of Reverse Turn, turn 1/8 to L before before step 1 to commence at the correct alignment

Preceding Figures

Commenced Backing LOD As described in the charts above
PreBronze Natural Basic; 1-3 Reverse Basic; Side Basic to L (at a corner); Whisk to L (at a corner); LF Stationary Samba Walk (at a corner)
Bronze LF Solo Spot Volta (at a corner); LF Continuous Solo Spot Volta (at a corner); 1-3 Reverse Turn
Silver 1-9 Argentine Crosses (at a corner); Maypole turning L

Following Figures

Ended Facing DC As described in the charts above
PreBronze RF Samba Walk in PP; Side Samba Walk
Bronze 4-9 Bota Fogos to PP & CPP; Foot Change 3
Gold Foot Change 6