Mexicali

Name of Dance: Mexicali
Level of Dance: Easy Intermediate 4 Wall Line Dance (64 Counts + 16 Count Tag)
Choreographer: Robbie McGowan Hickie (UK) www.robbiemh.co.uk
Music: “Mexico” by Tobias Rene (140 bpm…16 Count intro) CD…“Living Dreams”

Mexicali Line Dance Video

Mexicali Line Dance Step Sheet

Right Cross. Step. Cross. Sweep. Weave Right.
1 – 3 Cross step Right over Left. Step Left to Left side. Cross step Right over Left.
4 Sweep Left out and around from Back to Front.
5 – 8 Cross step Left over Right. Step Right to Right side. Cross Left behind Right. Step Right to Right side.

Cross Rock 1/4 Turn Left. Hold. Full Turn Left (Travelling Forward). Hold.
1 – 2 Cross rock Left over Right. Rock back on Right.
3 – 4 Make 1/4 turn Left stepping forward on Left. Hold. (9 o’clock)
5 – 6 Make 1/2 turn Left stepping back on Right. Make 1/2 turn Left stepping forward on Left.
7 – 8 Step forward on Right. Hold.

Easier option: Counts 5 – 8 above … Right Lock Step Forward with Hold.

Left Forward Rock. Step Back. Sweep. Behind. Side. Cross. Hold.
1 – 2 Rock forward on Left. Rock back on Right.
3 – 4 Step back on Left. Sweep Right out and around from Front to Back.
5 – 8 Cross Right behind Left. Step Left to Left side. Cross step Right over Left. Hold. (9 o’clock)

Side Rock 1/4 Turn Right. Cross. Hold. Hip Sways. Side Step Right. Slide.
1 – 2 Rock Left out to Left side. Recover on Right making 1/4 turn Right.
3 – 4 Cross step Left forward over Right. Hold. (12 o’clock)
5 – 6 Step Right to Right side Swaying hips Right. Sway hips Left.
7 – 8 Long step Right to Right side. Drag/Slide Left towards and beside Right. (Weight on Right)

Left Rumba Box with Drag.
1 – 4 Step Left to Left side. Close Right beside Left. Step forward on Left. Hold.
5 – 8 Step Right to Right side. Close Left beside Right. Step back on Right. Drag Left towards Right.

Back Rock. 1/2 Turn Right. Sweep. Back Rock. 1/2 Turn Left. Sweep.
1 – 2 Rock back on Left. Rock forward on Right.
3 – 4 Make 1/2 turn Right stepping back on Left. Sweep Right out and around from Front to Back.
5 – 6 Rock back on Right. Rock forward on Left. (6 o’clock)
7 – 8 Make 1/2 turn Left stepping back on Right. Sweep Left out and around from Front to Back. (12 o’clock)

Left Sailor Cross 1/4 Turn Left. Hold. Right Scissor Step. Hold.
1 – 4 Cross Left behind Right making 1/4 turn Left. Step Right beside Left. Cross step Left over Right. Hold.
5 – 8 Long step Right to Right side. Close Left beside Right. Cross step Right over Left. Hold. (9 o’clock)

Side. Together. 1/4 Turn Left. Brush. Step. Pivot 1/2 Turn Left. Step. Pivot 1/4 Turn Left.
1 – 2 Step Left to Left side. Close Right beside Left.
3 – 4 Make 1/4 turn Left stepping forward on Left. Brush Right forward. (6 o’clock)
5 – 6 Step forward on Right. Pivot 1/2 turn Left. (12 o’clock)
7 – 8 Step forward on Right. Pivot 1/4 turn Left. (9 o’clock)

Start Again.
Tag: To keep to the phrasing of the music … a 16 Count Tag is needed at the End of Wall 2 (6 o’clock)

16 Count Tag: Cross Rock. Side Step Right. Hold. Cross. 1/4 Turn Left x 2. Hold. (Repeat)
1 – 4 Cross rock Right over Left. Rock back on Left. Step Right to Right side. Hold.
5 – 6 Cross step Left over Right. Make 1/4 turn Left stepping back on Right.
7 – 8 Make 1/4 turn Left stepping Left to Left side. Hold. (Facing 12 o’clock)
9 – 16 Repeat above Counts 1 – 8 … (Now Facing 6 o’clock)

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