• Bachata Tutorials

    Bachata Tutorial – STEP TAP

    Bachata Tutorial – STEP TAP 📌If you’re a leader:👉You start with your left leg, you open your leg and step with your left foot👉 You bring your right leg by closing it next to the other one, with your right foot and you tap👉And you do the same on the other side = 4 countsRepeat the same and you have 8 counts in total 📌If you’re a follower, the same but you start on your right 👌This step is very useful when you want to change directions: as a leader if you want to go in front of your follower or behind him/her and you need to be in the…

  • Bachata Tutorials

    Bachata Tutorial – Side Opening

    📍Leader counting (from 1 to 4) starting with left foot 📍For the follower, it will be the counting (from 5 to 8) 1️⃣Open and step with your left foot on the left on 1 2️⃣Cross your right leg behind on 2 3️⃣Open your left leg to the left on 3 4️⃣Finish by tapping on 4 5️⃣Do the same in the opposite direction. 👉As you’re doing this step be aware that you’re starting facing front and finishing by tapping in the diagonal. You’re basically drawing a semi-circle I hope you found these instructions useful!

  • Bachata Tutorials,  Following,  Lady Styling

    Bachata arms styling – Lady Styling

    In Bachata, the followers use to raise their arms a lot! Here is an example of a technique on how to raise and go down your arms 1️⃣You need to prepare your arms by crossing them in front of you (your hands are soft). As you’re preparing, inhale (your chest is rising a bit2️⃣As your arms go down, extend your fingers and exhale3️⃣Extend your arms, when they are completely extended, twist your wrists out (this is the tricky part!). As you’re twisting your wrists, build a nice shape with your hands (extend your fingers)4️⃣Raise your arms, keep them extended, inhale5️⃣When your arms are completely up, bend your elbows out, same…

  • Bachata Tutorials

    Bachata Tutorial – Stop and Go

    👉 Open your left leg to the left, point your foot without putting your weight,PS: as you open your leg to the left, you can move your hips to the right👉Bring your left leg to the right without putting your weight, close to your right foot👉Step to the left with your left foot, putting your weight on this foot👉 Finish by tapping👉Do the same on the other side 😉 We hope you found these instructions useful!

  • Bachata Tutorials

    Bachata Tutorial – OPEN, STEP, CLOSE, TAP

    1️⃣ Open the left leg to the left, stepping with your left foot2️⃣ Step on the spot with your right foot3️⃣ Close your left leg to the right stepping with your left foot4️⃣ Finish by tapping with your right foot And do the same in the other direction 👉In this video I’m using an opposite hip movement but you can also use another one We hope you found these instructions useful!

  • Bachata Tutorials

    Bachata tutorial – Tap, Tap, Triple step

    1️⃣ Tap to the right with your left leg2️⃣ Tap to left with the same leg3️⃣ Do a triple step or Cha Cha Cha (another name) so step left foot behind, right foot on the spot, left foot on the front4️⃣ Do the same in the other direction5️⃣ Tap to the left with your right leg6️⃣ Tap to the right with the same leg7️⃣ Do a triple step, step right foot behind, left foot on the spot, right foot on the front I hope you found these instructions useful!

  • Bachata Tutorials

    Bachata Tutorial – Box step

    Few tips:📌Try to keep a good posture (weight in front, shoulders back, core engaged, pelvis centered📌Bend your knees📌Keep your arms bent along your body, palm of your hands facing down📌Move your hips, one example is to move them in the opposite direction you step. Add a bounce movement on the tap📌 Don’t forget to tap on 4 and 8📌Do small steps Hope you found these tips useful 😊

  • Bachata Tutorials,  Beginners

    Bachata Lateral Basic Step

    How to do a good bachata lateral basic step Open your legs on 1, 3, 5, 7 and close your legs on 2, 4, 6 and 8 (Make sure your legs are quite touching when you close) Tap on 4 and 8 Step with your feet shoulder-width apart Move your hips in the opposite direction you step Use a tiny bounce movement on the tap Keep your arms bent along your body, the palm of your hands facing down