Boogie Back

This move is a kick-ball-change movement where the kick is emphasized with a clap, and the ball-change travels backwards on the dance floor. This move is usually repeated four times, to fill out a eight-beat phrase (as in the Shim Sham Shimmy).

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8. S:KfR Start with the dancer's weight on their left foot. The dancer performs a kick forward with their right foot, clapping.
&. S:BR The dancer takes a step backward on their right foot.
1. S:TL The dancer closes their left foot to their right foot.