RAGING FIRE
SONG:
Raging Fire by Craig Giles (written by Craig and Ros Giles)  Phone: 0408 597307
Music available on Craig's new album "No Matter What"  Also available on Jan's no.11 cd--out soon
CHOREOGRAPHER: Jan Wyllie, 4 Pebble Court, Torquay, Hervey Bay, 4655 Qld., Australia
Phone/Fax 0741 255534  Email:janwyllie@bigpond.com 
Web Site: http://www.users.bigpond.com/janwyllie/
DANCE:  64 counts,  2 walls,  128 bpm,  Suitable for  Int. level,  Choreographed 7/5/02    =========================================================================
STEPS  PATTERN OF DANCE
1,2,3,4              Toe strut backwards R,L
5,6,7,8                Walk back R,L,R,L (wt on L and R foot fwd)

9,10                    Bend from the waist (keep head up and arms out to side), Hold
11                      Making 1/4 pivot left on balls of feet straighten up and transfer wt to R (which
12                      is now our back foot),  Hold
13,14,15,16      Step back on L, Click fingers of R hand 3 times at ear level

17,18,19,20      Rock/step back on R, Rock fwd  on L, Kick R fwd, Step fwd on R
21,22,3,24        Kick L fwd, Step fwd on L, Kick R fwd, Step fwd on R
25,26,27&28    Rock fwd on L, Rock back on R, Shuffle back L,R,L

29,30&              Rock/step back on R, Rock fwd on L, Step R beside L
31,32                Step fwd on L, Pivot 1/4 turn right transferring wt to R
33,34,35,36      Step L over R, Step R to right, Step L behind R, Step R to right (weave)

37,38,39,40      Cross/rock L over R, Rock back on R, Making 1/4 turn left step fwd on L, Hold
4,1,42                Step R toe fwd, Drop R heel (toe strut)
43&44              Shuffle fwd L,R,L while making 1/2 turn right

45&46              Continue shuffling fwd R,L,R while making a further 1/2 turn right
47,48                Rock/step fwd on L, Rock back on R
49,50,51,52      Step back on L, Lock R in front of L, Step back on L, Hold
53,54,55,56      Step back on R, Lock L in front of R, Step back on R, Hold

57,58                Rock step back on L, Rock fwd on R
59&60              Shuffle fwd L,R,L
61,62                Step fwd on R, Pivot 1/4 turn left transferring wt to L
63,64                Rock/step fwd on R, Rock back on L

Alternative steps for 61-64 to increase the degree of difficulty to Intermediate Level

61,62                Step fwd on R, Pivot 1/2 turn left transferring wt to L
63,64                Step fwd on R, Pivot 3/4 turn left transferring wt to L

I was thrilled to write to this song.  It is sung by our very own Craig Giles  but what makes it even better is the fact that it was also written by Craig  and his lovely wife Roz.... which means that "Raging Fire" the dance, is truly an all Australian effort!  Don't you just love it?  I do!  Ham it up in the bend fwd and ¼ turn straighten up sequence (9-16) because it is meant to be a bit of fun!  Hope you enjoy both the song and the dance.  See you on the floor sometime...  Jan

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