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The Hand Sanitizer Strathspey

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THE HAND SANITIZER STRATHSPEY (S3x32) 3C set Shona Holmes Pandemic Set Of Dances 2020
Note: no hands are given throughout dance

1- 8 1s+2s chase clockwise ½ round; 1s+3s chase anticlockwise ½ round. (2)(3)1
9-16 1s cast up (3s step down) and set advancing to 1st corners; 1s+1st corners dance ½ diagonal reel of 4. 1s pass LSh to face 2nd corners
17-24 1s+2nd corners dance ½ diagonal reel of 4; 1s dance RSh round each other 1½ times to 2nd place own side. 312
25-32 1s+2s (bottom couples) dance Poussette (no hands). 312

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


Dance Notes

No hands taken, throughout dance.

(Dance notes by MINICRIB)


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