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How to Hardflip

Hardflip Definition The Hardflip is acheived by combining the Frontside Pop Shove-it and Kickflip together as one spin/flip trick. Before getting into Hardflips, it’s extremely important to have great Kickflips and Frontside Pop Shove-its. You’ll need to be able to flick your front foot for the kickflip really fast. With Kickflips, you’ll want to be […]

    How to Varial Kickflip

    Now that you’ve learned the Kickflip and know all the tricks from Skateboarding Made Simple Volume 1, it’s time to step it up even more! That’s where the Varial Kickflip comes in. You’ve probably seen this trick and wondered, “how did they land that?”. That’s because this trick, when done correctly, looks so clean and […]

      How to Kickflip

      You’ve probably heard of the Kickflip before you even picked up the board. It’s a classic trick that every skater needs to have under his belt. Today, we’re showing you exactly how to do it. Kickflip Definition The Kickflip is acheived by combining an Ollie and a kick-flick motion towards the front-foot’s heel-side corner of […]

        How to Frontside Pop Shove It

        Frontside Pop Shove It Definition The Frontside Pop Shove It is achieved by combining an Ollie and a quick forward-scoop motion of the back-foot to make the board spin 180 degrees, all while remaining neutral in the air. A Brief History of Pop Shove Its As the legend goes, the Frontside Pop Shove it was […]

          How to Backside 180

          Now that you’re starting to grow your bag of tricks, it’s time to tackle one of the toughest basic tricks in all skateboarding. Although it seems simple, the Backside 180 is one of those tricks that tend to be uncomfortable to learn and difficult to start landing clean. Though a few lucky skateboarders may find...