Dancing Basics with Passion – Jive

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Slavik & Karina began competing together in 2001, and amazingly rose to the finals of the Open World British Championships on their first attempt. Prior to their partnership, Slavik was the World & European Amateur Latin Chapion, and Karina was the British Naional Champion and World finslist. They have appeared in movies and television commercials and are currently runners up in the World Latin and British Open Latin. Corky Ballas brings to you with Slavik & Karina “Dancing Basics with Passion”. Bronze thru Gold.

Rhythm/Style: Jive
Dancer (Instructor): Slavik Kryklyvyy & Karina Smirnoff

Level of Dance: All Levels
Format: DVD / All Regions
Approx: 103 min.


Product ID: 1675 Categories: , ,

International Style Latin Figures – Jive by Slavik Kryklyvyy & Karina Smirnoff

History of Jive
Body Positions and Holds
Jive Chassés
Other Positions

1) Basic in Place
2) Fallaway Rock
3) Fallaway Throwaway
4) Overturned Fallaway Throwaway
5) The Link
6) Change of Place Right to Left
7) Change of Place Left to Right
8) Change of Hands Behind the Back
9) The Hip Bump
Jive Exercise Routine
Bronze Jive Routine
Routine Explanation
Jive Chassé Routine

Silver Level
10) American Spin
11) The Walks
12) Stop and Go
13) The Mooch
14) The Whip
15) The Whip Throwaway
16) The Reverse Whip
17) The Windmill
18) Spanish Arms
19) Rolling Off the Arm
20) Simple Spin
21) Miami Special
Silver Jive Routine

Gold Level
22) Curly Whip
23) Shoulder Spin
24) Chugging
25) Toe Heel Swivels
26) Chicken Walks
27) The Catapult
28) Stalking Walks and Flicks into Break
Gold Level Jive Flick Warmup
Gold Jive Routine