Trick tips – Basics – backside 180 with eiki helgason

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How to do a backside 180 with Eiki Helgason Before you try your first backside 180, make sure that you can ollie and ride switch. Approach the jump almost straight, but on your toe edge Jump evenly from both feet and turn your shoulders 90 degrees to start the rotation Use your legs to push… Read more »

Trick tips – Backside Rodeo with Eiki Helgason

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How to do a backside rodeo Approach the lip with a slight toeside carve (like you are going do a backside spin) On the top of the lip, put your weight over your heels and pop Drop your front shoulder and tuck to start the flip Look over your back shoulder to spot your landing… Read more »

Trick Tips – Switch Nose Press – Bear Mountain

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Learn how to do a switch nose press Before you attempt a switch nose press, make sure you can do a switch 50-50 so you are comfortable riding on a rail switch. Aproach with a slight angle on your toe edge Catch the rail on the nose Bend your front knee to help start the… Read more »