P.O. Box 2012

Walla Walla, WA 99362

http://www.steppincountry.com

Travelin' Lovers
Choreographed by Johane Beaudet
Description:  64 count, beginner/intermediate social cha partner/circle dance
Music:  Travelin' Man by John Dean
Video:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dllj3MiP-9w
Position:  Double Hand Hold Position (man facing OLOD, lady facing ILOD)
Intro 16 counts
CROSS ROCK, TURN SHUFFLE FORWARD, MILITARY PIVOT, SHUFFLE FORWARD
(LADY: TRIPLE TURN)
1-2      Cross rock right over left & recover to left
Release hands
3&4     Turn right & shuffle forward right-left-right (man facing RLOD, lady facing LOD)
5-6      Step left forward & pivot turn right (man facing LOD & lady facing RLOD)
7&8    MAN: Shuffle forward left-right-left
           LADY: Triple step on place left-right-left turn right (LOD)
Right Side-By-Side Position, facing LOD
WALK TWICE, SHUFFLE FORWARD, TURN, BEHIND, SIDE SHUFFLE
1-2      Walk right & left
3&4     Shuffle forward right-left-right
Don't release hands (note: you have to progress towards LOD)
5-6      Turn right & step left to side (OLOD) & cross right behind left
Indian Position, facing OLOD (man behind lady, their joined hands on shoulders level)
7&8     Side shuffle to the left left-right-left
TURN TWICE, TURN SHUFFLE FORWARD, WALK TWICE (LADY: FULL TURN), SHUFFLE FORWARD
Release left hand, raise right arm over lady's head
1-2      Turn left & step right forward (LOD) & cross left behind right turn left (ILOD)
Reverse Indian Position, facing ILOD (lady behind man, their joined hands on hips level)
3&4     Turn right & shuffle forward right-left-right
Raise right hand for lady's full turn
5-6      MAN: Walk left & right
            LADY: Full turn right, left, right progressing towards LOD
Right Side-By-Side Position, facing LOD
7&8     Shuffle forward left-right-left
SIDE, BEHIND (LADY: CROSS OVER, SIDE), TRIPLE TURN, MILITARY PIVOT TWICE
Don't release hands, raise left arm over lady's head, lady passes in front of man
1-2      MAN: Step right to side & cross left behind right
            LADY: Cross right over left & step left to side
Left VW Position, facing LOD
3&4     MAN: Triple step on place right-left-right turn left (ILOD)
            LADY: Triple step on place right-left-right turn right (OLOD)
Cross double hand hold position, man facing ILOD, lady facing OLOD release hands
5-6      Step left forward & pivot turn right (man facing OLOD, lady facing ILOD)
7-8      Step left forward & pivot turn right (man facing ILOD, lady facing OLOD)
Double Hand Hold Position with man facing ILOD & lady facing OLOD
Restart the dance with left foot by making all your opposite steps. See the opposite steps below
CROSS ROCK, TURN SHUFFLE FORWARD, MILITARY PIVOT, SHUFFLE FORWARD
(LADY: TRIPLE TURN)
1-2      Cross rock left over right & recover to right
Release hands
3&4     Making tour left & shuffle forward left-right-left (man facing RLOD, lady facing LOD)
5-6      Step right forward & pivot turn left (man facing LOD, lady facing RLOD)
7&8     MAN: Shuffle forward right-left-right
            LADY: Triple step on place right-left-right turn left (LOD)
Left side-by-side position, facing LOD
WALK TWICE, SHUFFLE FORWARD, TURN, BEHIND, SIDE SHUFFLE
1-2      Walk left & right
3&4     Shuffle forward left-right-left
Don't release hands (note: you have to progress towards LOD)
5-6      Turn left & step right to side (ILOD) & cross left behind right
Indian Position, facing ILOD (man behind lady, their joined hands on shoulders level)
7&8     Side shuffle to the right right-left-right
TURN TWICE, TURN SHUFFLE FORWARD, WALK TWICE (LADY: FULL TURN), SHUFFLE FORWARD
Release right hand, raise left arm over lady's head
1-2      Turn right & step left forward (LOD) & cross right behind left turn right (OLOD)
Reverse Indian Position, facing OLOD (lady behind man, their joined hands on hips level)
3&4     Turn left & shuffle forward left-right-left
Raise left hand for lady's full turn
5-6      MAN: Walk right & left
           LADY: Full turn left, left, right progressing towards LOD
Left Side-By-Side Position, facing LOD
7&8     Shuffle forward right-left-right
SIDE, BEHIND (LADY: CROSS OVER, SIDE), TRIPLE TURN, MILITARY PIVOT TWICE
Don't release hands. Raise right arm over lady's head. Lady passes in front of man
1-2      MAN: Step left to side & cross right behind left
           LADY: Cross left over right & step right to side
Right VW position, facing LOD
3&4     MAN: Triple step on place left-right-left turn right (OLOD)
            LADY: Triple step on place left-right-left turn left (ILOD)
Cross Double Hand Hold Position, man facing OLOD, lady facing ILOD release hands
5-6      Step right forward & pivot turn left (man facing ILOD, lady facing OLOD)
7-8      Step right forward & pivot turn left (man facing OLOD, lady facing ILOD)
Now, you're back on starting position
REPEAT