Irish Spirit
(a.k.a. Baileys)
Choreographed by Maggie Gallagher

Description: 32 count, 4 wall, intermediate line dance
Music:
Celtic Rock by David King

STEP, SCUFF-HITCH-CROSS, RIGHT COASTER-CROSS, HITCH, RIGHT CROSS STOMP, RECOVER, TOGETHER,
LEFT CROSS STOMP, RECOVER, TOGETHER, RIGHT CROSS STOMP
1&2  Step forward on right, scuff forward on left (12:00)
2&  Hitch left knee forward, cross left over right
3&4  Step right back, step left next to right, cross right over left
&5  Low hitch right, stomp cross right over left
&6  Recover onto left, step right next to left
&7  Cross stomp left over right, recover onto right
&8  Step left next to right, cross stomp right over left

LEFT SIDE ROCK, RECOVER, VINE RIGHT, RIGHT SIDE ROCK, RECOVER, VINE LEFT
1-2  Rock out to left side, recover onto right
3&4  Cross left behind right, step right to right side, cross left over right
5-6  Rock out to right side, recover onto left
7&8  Cross right behind left, step left to left side, cross right over left

SIDE LEFT, BACK RIGHT, RECOVER, STEP, ½ PIVOT LEFT, FULL TURN RIGHT, TOUCH RIGHT FORWARD
&1-2  Step left to left side, rock right back, recover onto left
3-4-5  Step forward on right, make ½ pivot turn left, walk forward on right (6:00)
6&7  Make ½ turn right stepping left back, make ½ turn right stepping forward on right, step forward on left (6:00)
8  Touch right toe forward

HOLD, TOGETHER, TOUCH LEFT FORWARD, TOGETHER, CROSS BEHIND, UNWIND ¾ RIGHT, SIDE ROCK, VINE
RIGHT
1  Hold
&2  Step right next to left, touch left toe forward
&3  Step left next to right, touch right toe behind left
4-5  Unwind ¾ turn right (3:00)
6  Rock out to left side
7&8  Cross left behind right, step right to right side, cross left over right

REPEAT

TAG
After wall 4 - facing the front wall
1&2  Cross stomp right over left, recover onto left, step right next to left
&3&4  Cross stomp left over right, recover onto right, step left next to right, cross stomp right over left
&5&6  Low hitch right, stomp cross right over left, recover onto left, step right next to left
&7&8  Cross stomp left over right, recover onto right, step left next to right, cross stomp right over left

1-2-3-4  Recover onto left and start walking round in a circle to make a full turn - right, left, right, left
5-6-7-8  Continue walking round to end up facing the front wall again - right, left, right, left

Restart the dance from the beginning