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Bounce anyone -- [C2]
   (Lee Kopman 1982)
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From a Two-Faced Line.

  1. Veer Back-to-Back;
  2. designated dancers U-Turn Back in flow direction.

Ends in a 2 x 2.

Bounce is a 2-part call.

Notes:

  • The U-Turn Back is toward the same direction as the Veer. I.e., If you Veer Right, then the U-Turn Back is toward the Right. If you Veer Left, then the U-Turn Back is toward the Left. For the designated dancers, Bounce feels like an Any Shoulder Turn & Deal. Be sure to do the U-Turn Back toward the correct direction since the caller could add a Roll.
  • Determine who the designated dancers are before doing the Veer Back-to-Back, not after. For example, from Parallel Two-Faced Lines: Bounce The Leaders is a Veer Back-to-Back (now everyone is a Leader) followed by original Leaders U-Turn Back in flow direction. Similarly, from Parallel Two-Faced Lines: Bounce The Ends refers to the original Ends, not those who become Ends after the Veer Back-to-Back.

Bounce The Belles:
 

   
before
Bounce The Belles
 after
Veer Right
  after
Belles U-Turn Back
toward the right
(done)

Bounce The Boys & Roll:
 

     
before
Bounce The Boys & Roll
( = Boy)
 after
Veer Left
  after
Boys U-Turn Back
toward the left
(done)
 after
Roll
(done)

Single Bounce anyone [C2]: From a Mini-Wave. Single Veer Back-to-Back (Step Thru); designated dancers U-Turn Back toward the direction of the Veer.

Single Bounce The Boys:
 

 
before
Single Bounce The Boys
( = Boy)
 after

For the designated dancers, Single Bounce feels like a Single Wheel.

Variations:

  • Bounce Nobody (just Veer Back-to-Back);
  • Bounce Everybody;
  • Line of 6 ( or 8) Bounce anyone.

CALLERLAB definition for Bounce the (Anyone)
CALLERLAB definition for Single Bounce the (Anyone)

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