Dance Resource

Hustle Figures

Name From Handhold To Handhold Travel Variations
open both open both No
open both open both No
open
  • open (T)
  • cross, RH on top
open cross, RH on top No
open both open hip check No
open LH open LH No
open LH open LH No
open LH open LH No
open LH open handshake No
open LH open LH No
open LH open LH No
open both sbs open RH No
open both open hammerlock RH Some
open both open RH No
open RH-cross open RH-cross No
open both reverse perpendicular cross u/d No
reverse perpendicular cross u/d open both No
reverse perpendicular cross u/d perpendicular RH No
open both cuddle both No
cuddle both open both No
open both perpendicular neck wrap No
perpendicular neck wrap open LH No
perpendicular neck wrap open RH No
perpendicular neck wrap open LH No
open
  • handshake
  • LH
sweetheart both No
sweetheart both sweetheart both No
sweetheart both open RH No
sweetheart both closed RH No
open LH shadow
  • LH
  • both
  • cross
No
shadow LH open LH No
shadow LH closed RH No
open both perpendicular both hammerlock No
perpendicular both hammerlock open both hammerlock No
open both open hammerlock both hammerlock No
open hammerlock both hammerlock perpendicular both No
open LH leader's hammerlock both No
leader's hammerlock both shadow
  • LH
  • both
No
leader's hammerlock both closed RH No
open both open both No
open LH open LH No
open LH sbs-fr both No
closed both closed both No
perpendicular RH closed both No
  • reverse perpendicular — lh
  • open — handshake
open LH No
open LH open LH Yes
sbs-fl left shoulder open LH Yes
open handshake/volleyball open LH Yes
open LH open RH-LH No
closed both closed both Yes
closed both sbs-fl left shoulder No
closed both closed both No
["perpendicular", "sbs catch"] RH perpendicular RH No
open LH open LH No
  • closed — both
  • sbs-fr — rh catch
closed both No
  • closed — both
  • sbs-fr — both
sbs-fl LH No
  • sbs-fl — l
sbs-fr both No
sbs-fr both sbs-fl LH No
sbs-fr both sbs-fl RH No
sbs-fl RH-LH sbs-fr RH catch No
open LH closed both No
open both closed both No
closed both open
  • LH
  • both
No
closed both open hip check No
closed both open LH No
perpendicular RH open
  • LH
  • both
No
sbs open RH perpendicular RH No
closed both closed both No
open RH-LH open LH No
open RH-cross perpendicular RH No
sbs open RH open RH-LH No