CHA CHA DEL RIO

CHOREOGRAPHED BY: LARRY BOEZEMAN
MAN'S FOOTWORK IS LISTED WOMAN IS ON OPPOSITE FOOTWORK

COUNTS STEP DESCRIPTION
SIDE BREAKS CHA-CHA
1-2 STEP L TO L, ROCK R ONTO R
3&4 CHA-CHA L-R-L IN PLACE
5-6 STEP R TO R, ROCK L ONTO L
7&8 CHA-CHA R-L-R IN PLACE

BASIC CHA-CHA PATTERN
1-2 MAN ROCKS BACK ON L RETURN WEIGHT TO R
3&4 CHA-CHA L-R-L IN PLACE
5-6 MAN ROCKS FORWARD ON R, RETURN WEIGHT TO L
7&8 CHA-CHA R-L-R IN PLACE

SHE GOES HE GOES, CHA-CHA
(SINGLE HAND HOLD MAN'S L, LADY'S R)
1-2 MAN: STEP- BACK ONTO L ROCK FORWARD ONTO R
LADY: STEP FORWARD ONTO R ROCK BACK ONTO L PIVOT 1/2 TO L
3&4 MAN: CHA-CHA L-R-L IN PLACE
LADY: CHA-CHA R-L-R, FINISHING FULL TURN L
5-6 MAN: ROCK FORWARD ONTO R, ROCK BACK ONTO L PIVOT 1/2 TO L
LADY: ROCK BACK ONTO L ROCK FORWARD ONTO
7&8 MAN: CHA-CHA R-L-R FINISHING FULL TURN L
LADY: CHA-CHA L-R-L IN PLACE

HE GOES, SHE GOES, CHA-CHA
1-8 REPEAT LAST SET OF 8

BASIC CHA-CHA PATTERN
1-2 MAN ROCKS BACK ON L, RETURN WEIGHT TO R
3&4 CHA-CHA L-R-L IN PLACE
5-6 MAN ROCKS FORWARD ON R, RETURN WEIGHT TO L
7&8 CHA-CHA R-L-R IN PLACE

1/4 TURN, ROCK L CHA-CHA
1-2 STEP L TO L SIDE, STEP R BEHIND L
3&4 1/4 TURN CHA-CHA, L
5-6 ROCK FORWARD R, ROCK BACK ONTO L
7&8 1/4 TURN CHA-CHA, R

FREE SPIN, CROSSING CHA-CHA
1-2 FULL TURN R, STEPPING R, L
3&4 STEP ACROSS L OVER R, STEP R. NEXT TO L, L OVER R
(NOW FACING PARTNER, JOIN MAN'S L HAND WITH LADY'S R

TURN, 1/4 ROCK R, CHA-CHA
1-2 STEP R TO R SIDE, STEP L BEHIND R
3&4 1/4 TURN CHA-CHA R
5-6 ROCK FORWARD L, ROCK BACK ONTO R
7&8 1/4 TURN CHA-CHA, L (NOW FACING PARTNER, RELEASING HANDS)

FREE SPIN CROSSING CHA-CHA
1-2 FULL TURN L, STEPPING L, R
3&4 STEP ACROSS R OVER L, STEP L NEXT TO R, R OVER L
(RETURNED TO CLOSED POSITION ON CHA-CHA STEP)

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