Slow Ride

Count:
64
Wall:
4
Level:
Intermediate
Choreographer:
Evan VanScoyk, Bryan Bliss & Taylor Leuther - March 2020
Music:
Slow Ride by Colt Ford
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Note:
There are two versions of the song (length)
[F] - Full length album (3:43)
[S] - Short (2:54)

Dance begins when the band joins in after cold opening lyrics on both tracks.
[F] The full opening lyric repeats “Gonna take a little, gonna take a little, gonna take a little slow ride” twice for 16 counts
[S] The short opening lyric repeats only once for 8 counts.

HIP ROLL/GRIND COUNTERCLOCKWISE, HIP ROLL/GRIND CLOCKWISE, WALK, ½ TURN
1 2Shift weight onto R to hip roll or grind counterclockwise (1-2)
3 4Shift weight onto L to hip roll or grind clockwise (3-4)
5 6Step R forward (5), Step L forward (6)
7 8Step R forward (7), Turn ½ left (8)

ROCK SHUFFLE, ROCK SHUFFLE, ½ TURN, WALK
1&2Rock R forward, Rock L in place, Recover weight on R
3&4Rock R forward, Rock L in place, Recover weight on R
5 6Step R forward (5), Turn ½ left (6)
7 8Step R forward (7), Step L forward (8)

¼ PIVOT LEFT, ½ REVERSE RIGHT TURN TRIPLE, CROSS ROCK RECOVER, SLIDE BACK DIAGONAL DRAG
1 2Step R forward (1), Pivot ¼ left (2)
3&4Step R behind while turning ½ right (3), Step L(&), Step R right (4)
5 6Rock L across (5), Recover weight onto R (6)
7 8Slide L diagonally back left (7), Drag R back together slowly (8)

HIP ROLL/GRIND COUNTERCLOCKWISE, HIP ROLL/GRIND CLOCKWISE, STEP AND TURN, STEP AND TURN
1 2Shift weight onto R out to hip roll or grind counterclockwise (1-2)
3 4Shift weight onto L to hip roll or grind clockwise (3-4)
5 6Step R forward (5), Turn ¼ left (6)
7 8Step R forward (7), Turn ¼ left (8)

**[S] Dance ends here on 5th rotation for short track

RIGHT TOUCHES FWD-OUT-BACK-OUT-FWD-OUT W/ FLICK, TURN AND STOMP, LEFT TOUCHES FWD-OUT-BACK-OUT-FWD-OUT W/ FLICK, TURN AND STOMP
1&2&Touch R forward (1) Touch R out (&) Touch R back (2) Touch R out (&)
3&4&Touch R forward (3) Touch R out (&) Flick R up behind (4) Stomp R out while turning ¼ left (&)
5&6&Touch L forward (5) Touch L out (&) Touch L back (6) Touch L out (&)
7&8&Touch L forward (7) Touch L out (&) Flick L up behind (8) Stomp L out while turning ¼ left (8)

*[S] Restart during 4th rotation for short track
 
RIGHT DIAGONAL TOUCHES, RIGHT WEDGE, LEFT DIAGONAL TOUCHES, LEFT WEDGE
1&2&Step R diagonally forward right (1), Touch L together (&) Step R diagonally back left (2), Touch L together (&)
3&4&Step R diagonally forward (3), Step L out left (&) Step R diagonally back right (4), Touch L together (&)
5&6&Step L diagonally forward left (5), Touch R together (&), Step L diagonally back right (6), Touch R together (&)
7&8&Step L diagonally forward (7), Step R out right (&), Step L diagonally back left (8), Touch R together (&)

*[F] Restart during 4th rotation for full length track

TOE FLICK SLIDE RIGHT, TOE FLICK SLIDE LEFT, BRUSH HITCH STEP BACK RIGHT, BRUSH HITCH STEP BACK LEFT
1&2&Touch R toe inwards (1), Flick R up across front while fanning R heel inwards (&), Slide R diagonally forward right (2), Drag L together (&)
3&4&Touch L toe inwards (3), Flick L up across front while fanning L heel inwards (&), Slide L diagonally forward left (4), Drag R together (&)
5&6Brush R (5), Hitch R up (&), Step R back (6)
7&8Brush L (7), Hitch L up (&), Step L back (8)

ROCK RIGHT RECOVER, ROCK LEFT RECOVER, ROCKING ½ TURN, ROCK LEFT RECOVER
1&2Rock R to the right (1), Recover weight onto L (&), Step R together (2)
3&4Rock L to the left (3), Recover weight onto R (&), Step L together (4)
5&6Rock R forward (5), Recover weight onto L (&), Turn ½ clockwise over right shoulder while stepping R forward (6)
7&8Rock L forward (7), Recover weight onto R (&), Step L back together (8)

**[F] Dance ends here after 5th rotation for full length track

>> Begin Again


Full length track:
*[F] Restart on 4th rotation after 48 counts
**[F] Dance ends after 5th full rotation
Short track:
*[S] Restart on 4th rotation after 40 counts
**[S] Dance ends on 5th rotation after 32 counts

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