How to Do the Hook Basic Salsa Step

Learn how to do the hook basic dance step from salsa dance expert Jorday Rivera in this Howcast dance video.

"Hello, my name is Jorday Rivera, and I am an expert in salsa. I own two dance studios in Queens, New York. We’re going to be learning a progression of salsa moves so we can actually go out, practice, take it to the clubs, take it to a party, and you can show off all the great moves you learned.

This step is called the hook basic, we’re going to do this with music. Now were going to break down the hook basic technique. We’re starting off with our basic, hands up, were going basic and 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7 hold. You’re going to cross over with your right foot and hook, flare, step, hook, extend, step, basic 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, hook, extend, step, hook, extend, step, basic 2, 3, 5, nice and strong. Hook, extend, step, hook, extend, step. Last time make sure that you really define and ook side-step, hook, extend, step, basic 2, 3, 5, 6, 7. And that’s the basic hook step. "