Catch the Back Variation


This advanced salsa move is just so cool!

Let’s break it down and make it a bit easier to digest 🙂

As usual the Catch the Back Variation is made up of moves you have learned previously in beginner salsa and intermediate salsa. Ensure you are learning to dance in the correct order and through the right style of tuition for you to make these more complex moves achievable. For most people the best way to learn is through a combination of private and group classes.

The core step patterns used will be;

Cross Body Lead

Open Break

Shoulder Check

Arm Split

Catch To Hammerlock

The Spiral