DA LIMBO DANCE

TYPE:  4 Wall line dance RATING:  Beginner/Intermediate
CHOREOGRAPHERS:  Glen Pospieszny [email: glen@countryedge.com]
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Mark Cosenza
MUSIC: Choreographed Music: Do The Limbo Dance By David Hasselhoff - BPM: 108
Albums: Looking For The Best: Best of or Watch Out For Both are imports but relatively inexpensive to purchase through CDNOW (http://www.cdnow.com)
NOTE: Description: 32-count, 4-wall, line dance
STEP DESCRIPTION:

(1-8) Large Step Fwd, Stand Up, Large Step Fwd, Stand Up, Sidesteps with ¼ Turn R
1     Take large step Fwd with R (slightly squatting) diagonal R
2     Stand up as you touch L next to R
3     Take large step Fwd with L (slightly squatting) diagonal L
4     Stand Up as you touch R next to L
5-8  Step R to R, Step L next to R, Touch R to R side, rotate hips pivoting left foot ¼ R

(9-16) Sidesteps R, Rotate hips ¼ R, Limbo forward
1-4         Step R to R, Step L next to R, Touch R to R side, rotate hips pivoting left foot ¼ R
&5         Step Fwd R, Step Fwd L taking small hops Fwd, arms outstretched for limbo effect
&6&7&8 Repeat 3 more times

(17-24) R Hitch Step Back and Touch, L Hitch Step Back and Touch, Step R, Touch L, Point L, Step L, Point R
&1,2  Small hitch R, Big step back on R, Touch L
&3,4  Small hitch L, Big step back on L, Touch R
5       Step R To R side
6       Touch L toe to R heel
7       Point L toe to L side
&8     Step L next to R and Point R toe to R side

(25-32) R Sailor Shuffle , L Sailor Shuffle , R ¼ Turn , Mambo L
1&2   R sailor shuffle
3&4   L sailor shuffle
5      Step R behind L
6      Turn 1/4 to the R
7&8   Mambo Left: (Rock L side L, Recover R, Side step L)

BEGIN DANCE AGAIN

Tag A (beginning of walls 3 & 9): Clap your hands 7 times to the same rhythm you will hear in the song (the song will prompt you to clap your hands. The clap sequence in the music goes “1 & 2 & a 3 & 4” – the music pauses on the second “&” for a brief moment so you clap on “a” count instead of the &.

Tag B (beginning of wall 5):Repeat Tag A
Next 4 counts: Spread Arms up and out
Next 4 counts: Step R, turn ½ to the L with R hand out and forward, Step R, turn ½ L with L hand out and forward

Step Description courtesy of Mark's Country Edge located at countryedge.com

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