Longboard is used for different types of racing and can also be used for performing some cool tricks. Tricks performed on this sports equipment are quite dangerous but if performed perfectly then it looks quite amazing. People watching your tricks will fell in love with you which will make you feel like a popular face. Let’s have a look at the top 5 tricks that can be performed easily on longboard.
It is the most commonly performed trick on 10’ longboard. You can easily learn this trick and become master of it by practicing for a day or little more. To perform this trick you need to pull off the board with your hell foot and then bend your knees to rise to pull off a jump with your board. Before learning any new trick, make sure you are a master of Ollie as this trick is used in other tricks also.
Kickflip is one of the most popular longboard tricks and is performed by almost every rider. To do kickflip, you need to do an Ollie first and then kick the side of the board with your heel foot. This will flip the board in the air. Now, catch the board on its way down to complete this trick. This will not take too long to learn this trick, so keep on practicing and you can do a kickflip with ease.
Wheelie is a popular trick which is performed on motor vehicles and bi-cycles. To do a wheelie, you need to lift the motor-vehicle or a bicycle and ride it on the back tyres only. Similarly, you can do a wheelie on a longboard mainly known as manual by lifting the board on the back wheels and then balancing it. You must gain a top speed if you want to perform this trick on your board.
Melon is the coolest trick to be performed on 10’ longboard. To do this cool trick, you need to do an Ollie trick to get in air. While you are in the air, grab the middle of the board while you push the board forward with your hands. This is a tough trick but if improvised perfectly then you can use this trick to show off your skills.
One of the toughest tricks that can be performed on a longboard is 360. To do 360, you need to do an Ollie and when you land on the deck you need to spin the board with your foot. This trick requires regular practice if you want to perform it accurately.
These are some of the popular tricks that can be easily performed on the longboard. Riders who have just begun riding on board can also perform these tricks easily by practicing for a little time. Before performing any longboard tricks make sure you wear the safety kit so that in case you fell from the board, you might not hurt yourself badly. While learning any trick, you will definitely fall from the board as it requires time to become perfect in it.