'Hammer-locks' Dance Articles


Cross Body Lead Flick Lock Pattern

Posted on over 7 years ago
Cross Body Lead Flick Lock Pattern

This advanced salsa dance video lesson will teach you how to perform short but intricate pattern that we call the cross body lead flick lock combo. It is based on the original DPS lock combo from one of our "old school" salsa dance episodes, but made more advanced by creating a DPS lock with a hand flick after a cross body lead. Please be careful with this move as it is advanced and requires good timing to not hurt your dance partner....




How to get out of Salsa Dancing Hammer Locks

Posted on almost 11 years ago
How to get out of Salsa Dancing Hammer Locks

So I decided to release this episode a little earlier than normal. One of our members asked about different ways of getting out of hammerlock positions. In this episode of addicted2salsa, I show you a couple of simple ways to get out of and one slick/combo way. Please some of these moves require practice and patience so you do not hurt the ladies arm. Ladies, this is the best way to practice your copa step....