Waltz Cathrine

Time 3/4.  30bpm. Commence in Normal Ballroom Hold.  Man facing, lady backing LOD.  Man's and lady's steps described.

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REVERSE TURN AND BACK CHANGE REPEATED

1 LF fwd DC (Lady RF back DC)

1

RF to side (Lady LF to side) 2
LF closes to RF to face centre (Lady RF closes to LF to facing wall) 3
2 RF back down LOD (LF fwd down LOD) 1
LF to side (Lady RF to side) 2
RF closes to LF to end facing against LOD (Lady LF closes to RF to end backing against LOD) 3
3 LF fwd DW against LOD (Lady RF back DW against LOD) 1
RF to side (Lady LF to side) 2
LF closes to RF to face wall (Lady RF closes to LF to face centre) 3
4 RF back against LOD (Lady LF fwd against LOD) 1
LF to side (Lady RF to side) 2
RF closes to LF facing LOD (Lady LF closes to RF backing LOD) 3
FORWARD PASSING CHANGE - 1 TO 3 NATURAL TURN -
NATURAL SPIN TURN WITH CLOSED FINISH
5 LF fwd DW (Lady RF back DW) 1
  RF fwd OP on R side (Lady LF back PO) 2
  LF fwd, L side leading, turning square to partner (Lady RF back) 3
6 RF fwd, square to partner, com to turn to R (Lady LF back) 1
  LF to side across LOD, moving DW (Lady RF to side across LOD, moving DW) 2
  Close RF to LF, backing LOD (Lady facing LOD) 3
7 LF back, turning strongly to R with RF held in CBMP, approximately 1/2 turn to R (Lady RF fwd, turning strongly to R) 1
  RF fwd down LOD, still turning to R, Pivot (Lady LF to side and back down LOD, still turning to R, RF brushes to LF ww) 2
  LF to side and slightly back down LOD (Lady RF diagonally fwd DC against LOD) 3
8 RF back against LOD (Lady LF fwd against LOD) 1
  LF to side (Lady RF to side) 2
  Close RF to LF facing down LOD (Lady close LF to RF backing down LOD) 3
WHISK - WING - CLOSED TELEMARK - 1 TO 3 NATURAL TURN
9 LF fwd down LOD (Lady RF back down LOD, com to turn slightly to R) 1
RF to side to wall (Lady LF to side to wall, turning to PP) 2
Cross LF behind RF, Whisk (Lady cross RF behind LF) 3
10 RF fwd in PP (Lady LF fwd in PP, com to circle partner, closing to his L side) 1
Close LF to RF ww (Lady two fwd steps, circling partner, end with LF slightly fwd on partner's L side) 2 3
11 LF fwd DC on lady's L side, turning to L, and square to partner (Lady RF back, small step, turning to L) 1
RF to side across LOD, still turning to L (Lady LF closes to RF, Heel Turn, Closed Telemark) 2
LF to side down LOD, now facing DW (Lady RF to side down LOD, now backing DW) 3
12 RF fwd DW OP on R side, com to turn to R (Lady LF back DW, PO) 1
LF to side across LOD (Lady RF to side across LOD) 2
Close RF to LF, end backing LOD (Lady close LF to RF, end facing LOD) 3
NATURAL SPIN TURN - CHECKS TO LEFT AND RIGHT - CLOSED FINISH
13 LF back, turning strongly to R with RF held in CBMP, approximately 1/2 turn to R (Lady RF fwd turning strongly to R) 1
RF fwd down LOD, still turning to R, Pivot (Lady LF to side and back down LOD, still turning to R, RF brushes to LF ww) 2
LF to side and slightly back, facing LOD (Lady RF diagonally fwd DC against LOD) 3
14 RF back in CBMP, turning to L to face DC (Lady LF back in CBMP, turning to L to backing DC) 1
  LF to side, still turning to L (Lady RF to side, still turning to L) 2
  RF fwd DC OP on lady's R side, Check (Lady LF back DC, PO, Check) 3
15 LF back in CBMP, turning to R to face DW (Lady RF fwd in CBMP, turning to R to backing DW) 1
  RF to side, still turning to R (Lady LF to side, still turning to R) 2
  LF fwd DW OP on lady's L side, Check (Lady RF back DW PO, Check) 3
16 RF back, turning to L to face down LOD (Lady LF fwd, turning to L to backing down LOD) 1
LF to side (Lady RF to side) 2
Close RF to LF to end facing LOD (Lady close LF to RF to end backing LOD) 3