Country: Kimito, Åboland, Finland
Formation: closed circle of couples, W-hold, all facing centre of circle
Steps: kick, walk
Music: 3/4-time, ♩=84
||:1-4:|||(a)||Curtsey/bow to partner (1), then to corner (2). Repeat 3 times (3-4, 1-4).|
|5-10||(b)||M guides partner forwards to turn facing out of circle. All place fists on hips. All dance 18 kicksteps, beginning leaping onto L foot and kicking R foot forwards.|
|11-12||All clap, take two-hand hold with partner, and turn CW on the spot, 4 walking steps.
Finish with W to L of partner, ie as new corner. All W have progressed 1 M in RLOD.
|Repeat as desired with new partner each time.|
Source: taught by Turun Kansantanssin Ystävät ry in Vancouver, April 1984.
Printed source: Finlands Svenska Folkdansring r.f. Årsprogram 2001-2002 Helsingfors: FSF, 2001. p. 67
Original description in Swedish: Laine Ruus, Vancouver, 1984-04.
Translation: Laine Ruus, Oakville, 2013-02-03
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