It's Ma! Cowboy
Maggie Gallagher (UK) & Alan Birchall (UK)
Rhinestone Cowboy - Rikki & Daz
On The Word 'Cowboy' After DJ Intro Count 48 or 30 SecondsOPTIONAL INTRO Start when main beat kicks in - (count 8 or 8 seconds)1&2Clap hands with partner your right to their right (diagonal)3&4Clap hands with partner, your left to their left (diagonal)5&6Clap hands on knees (your own!) Repeat this section to main lyrics (8 times)JUMP FORWARD, CLAP, ¼ SIDE SHUFFLE, SIDE SHUFFLE, ¼ SIDE SHUFFLE&1-2Jump forward landing right, left, clap hands with partner (opposite)3&4Step left to left, right by left, left to left making ¼ turn left (advancing along the line -facing 9:00)5&6Step right to right, left by right, step right to right (through the line)7&8Step left to left making ¼ turn left, step right by left, step left to left (you should now be on the opposite line - facing a different partner 6:00)JUMP FORWARD, CLAP, SIDE, BEHIND, ROCK, RECOVER, BEHIND, SIDE, FORWARD&9-10Jump forward landing right, left, clap hands with partner11-12Step left to left, cross right behind13-14Rock left to left, recover on right15&Step left behind right, step right to right16Step forward on left You should be facing a gap between the people opposite alternative for steps 13-16: right & left heel jacks starting on count &13STEP IN PLACE, STEP ½ PIVOT, STEP ½ PIVOT, HEEL SWITCH'S, HEEL HITCH17-18Step forward on right, ½ pivot left19-20Step forward on right, ½ pivot left21&Touch right heel forward, step right by left22&Touch left heel forward, step left by right23&Touch right heel forward, hitch right over left knee24Touch right heel forward (clap) - or clap hands twice or both!COASTER STEP, LEFT SHUFFLE FORWARD, ½ SHUFFLE TURN, COASTER STEP25&26Step back on right, step left by right, step forward on right27&28Step forward on left, step right by left, step forward on left (link left arm with your original partner)29&30Making ½ shuffle turn left stepping right, left, right31&32Step back on left, step right by left, step forward on left You should now be in your original staring position facing your original partnerREPEAT You will finish the dance on steps &1-2 (jump forward, clap hands)PROGRESSIVE CONTRA LINE VERSION: Replaces steps 27&28, 29&30 with forward shuffles, then 31&32 slight diagonal forward shuffle left. The front & back rows should replace steps 31&32 with ½ shuffle turn right (backwards) so they travel back up the line!