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60 And Still Going Strong

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60 AND STILL GOING STRONG (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Sue Petyt www.suepetyt.me.uk

1- 8 1s dance ½ Fig of 8 round 2s; 1s cross RH, cast to 2nd place own side (2s step up 7-8)
9-16 1s+1st corners turn RH, 1s end facing them while 2nd corners set and change places RH; 1s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass RSh to face 2nd corner (pstn)
17-24 Repeat 9-16 with 2nd corners, passing RSh to 2nd place own side
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back

(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)


60 And Still Going Strong (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Sue Petyt

1- 4 First couple dance half a figure of eight crossing down between the second couple to start, and finishing on opposite sides in first place
5-8 First couple cross over giving right hands and cast off one place to finish in second place own sides, second couple step up on bars 7 and 8
9-12 First couple turn first corners with the right hand and finish facing first corners WHILE second corners set and change places giving right hands
13-16 First couple dance half a right shoulder reel of four with their first corners, finishing by passing right shoulders to face their second corner position
17-20 First couple turn their partner's second corner with the right hand and finish facing partner's second corner WHILE first corners set and change places right hands
21-24 First couple dance half a diagonal right shoulder reel of four with their second corner positions, finishing by passing right shoulders to second place on their own sides
25-32 Second, first and third couples circle round and back
Repeat having passed a couple

(Dance Crib compiled by the deviser, Sue Petyt, 2009)


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