The base combo is pretty basic, but tapless and self-reversing. After the descriptions of moves, I've added some direction which will spice up the combo a bit.

- 6) Mambo cha cha straddle - I just cue it as a mambo straddle*
- 2) Stomp -or rock
- 6) 2 Alternate knees ON TOP of the bench
- 2) Stomp
- 10) Double mambo**
- 6) Basic lunge knee***

*Mambo straddle (6)

- 1) Right foot to bench, left lifts
- 2) Left foot returns to floor, right foot lifts
- 3) Right foot to floor, FRONT of bench, left foot lifts - straddling
- and) Left foot to floor, HOME, right foot lifts - straddling
- 4) Right foot to floor, FRONT of bench, left foot lifts
- 5) Left foot to floor home
- 6) Right foot to floor home, next to left

**Double mambo (10)

- 1) Left foot on bench
- 2) Right foot on bench next to left
- 3) Left foot to floor, HOME, right foot lifts
- 4) Right foot returns to bench, left foot lifts
- 5) Left foot to bench, next to right
- 6) Right foot to floor, HOME, left foot lifts
- 7) Left foot returns to bench, right foot lifts
- 8) Right foot returns to bench, next to left
- 9) Left foot to floor, HOME
- 10) Right foot to floor, HOME, next to left

***Basic lunge knee (8)

- 1) Left foot to bench
- 2) Right foot to bench
- 3) Left foot lunge back to floor, HOME
- 4) Left knee lift
- 5) Left foot to floor, HOME
- 6) Right foot to floor, HOME next to left

Adding direction:

- 6) Mambo straddle
- 2) Stomp off the end
- 1)left foot to east end of bench, right foot lifts
- 2)right foot to floor, east end of bench, left lifts

- 6) 2 alternate knees across
- 1)left foot to bench, east end
- 2)right knee lift
- 3)right foot crosses OVER left to bench
- 4)left knee lift
- 5)left foot to floor, west end of bench, right foot lifts
- 6)right foot to bench, west end, left foot lifts

- 2) Stomp
- 1)left foot to to floor, HOME
- 2)right foot to floor, HOME, next to left

- 10) Double mambo -off front of bench
- 1)left foot on bench
- 2)right foot to bench next to left
- 3)left foot to floor, FRONT of bench, right lifts
- 4)right foot returns to bench, left foot lifts
- 5)left foot returns to bench
- 6)right foot to floor, FRONT of bench, left lifts
- 7)left foot returns to bench, right lifts
- 8)right foot returns to bench next to left
- 9)left foot to floor, FRONT of bench -you're facing east
- 10)right foot to floor, FRONT of bench next to left -facing bench

- 6) Basic lunge knee -change the knee to a hop turn home
- 1)left foot to bench
- 2)right foot to bench next to left
- 3)left foot taps floor
- 4)left knee lifts as you hop turn over towards your right shoulder
- 5)left foot to floor, HOME
- 6)right foot to floor, next to left

The 2 alternate knees across the top I got from an Aussie presenter at IDEA. I can't remember his name though. I just LOVE that move!

Added by Terri at 11:23 AM on Saturday, July 20, 2002 EDT. Add to favorites (view favorites)

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