STAND BY YOUR MAN

Count:
64
Wall:
2
Level:
intermediate
Choreographer:
Ann Gorman
Music:
Stand By Your Man - The Chicks
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Dance starts on count of 5 after strong drum beat, count drum as 1

CROSS SIDE STEPS X 4 (TRAVELING FORWARD)
1&2Cross left over right, right to side, step back onto left
3&4Cross right over left, left to side, step back onto right
5&6Repeat 1&2
7&8Repeat 3&4

ROCK FORWARD & BACK, TURNING SHUFFLES TWICE (TRAVELING BACK)
1&2Rock forward left, rock back right
3&4Turning ½ turn left, shuffle left-right-left
5&6Turning ½ turn left, shuffle right-left-right
7&8Turning ½ turn left, shuffle left-right-left

ROCK FORWARD & BACK, COASTER STEP, CROSS STEP CROSS, ROCK
1-2Rock forward right, back on left
3&4Coaster-right back, left together, right forward
5&6Cross left over right, right to side, cross left over right
7-8Rock right to right side, back on left

CROSS STEP CROSS, TURN HALF RIGHT, CROSS STEP CROSS, ROCK
1&2Cross right over left, left to side, cross right over left
3-4Step back on left turning ½ turn right, step on right
5&6Cross left over right, right to side, cross left over right
7-8Rock right to right side, back on left

BEHIND SIDE CROSS & SLOW UNWIND TURNING HALF TURNS
1&2Step right behind left, left beside right, right in front of left
3-4Unwind ½ turn left (weight on right)
5&6Step left behind right, right beside left, left in front of right
7-8Unwind ½ turn right (weight on left)

SIDE SHUFFLES & HALF TURNS
1&2Shuffle right-left-right to right side
3-4Step left to left side turning ½ turn right, step right
5&6Shuffle left-right-left to left side
7-8Step right to right side turning ½ turn left, step left

ROCKS FORWARD & BACK, COASTER STEPS
1-2Rock forward right, back left
3&4Coaster-right back, left together, right forward
5-6Rock forward left, back right
7&8Coaster-left back, right together, left forward

HEEL TOUCH CROSS X 2, BACK BOX STEP TURNING HALF LEFT
1&2Right heel forward 45 degrees, touch right toe beside left, cross left over right
3&4Repeat 1&2
5-6Step right back, turning ½ turn left step left forward
7-8Step right beside left, tap left beside right

REPEAT
Dance will end on beat 36, after slow unwind ½ turn left, (now facing front)