Roping the Wind
by Sue McKinnell 5x32 Reel for 5C
(Set Dance)
1-8 1C dance down the set to below 4C and cast back up to original place WHILE 5C cast up to above 2C and dance down the set to original place.
9-12 1C set and cast as 2C step up WHILE 5C set and cast up as 4C step down.
13-16 3W cast up to end between 2C facing 2M WHILE 3M cast down to end between 4C facing 4W.
17-24 1C & 5C dance RHA and LHA WHILE 3W & 2C, 3M & 4C dance RS reels of 3 across the set. 3W end between 1C facing down, 3M end between 5C facing up.
25-28 1C & 3W, 5C & 3M advance in lines across. 1C retire to 2nd place WHILE 5C retire to 4th place WHILE 3C dance to own sides in 3rd place.
29-32 1C change RH with 3C on the sides, then change LH with 5C on the sides. Ending order is 2, 3, 5, 1, 4.
Repeat 5 times.
Suggested music is Gavinís Reel from Come Scottish Country Dancing.