Intermediate Tricks

Sidewalk brings you our intermediate skateboard trick guide and tips. Perfect your staple tricks with our How To’s. Learn how to kickflip and move on to its opposite flipping counterpart; heelflips. Get classic street moves down like frontside and backside flips, perfect boardslides, tailslides and classic transitions like disasters. You'll nail it in no time if you watch our videos and detailed step by step picture instructions.
Intermediate Tricks

How to Heelflip | Sidewalk Basics

The heelflip is the kickflip's opposite flipping counterpart - and similarly, is a lot easier when you've got a clean ollie already in the bag...

How to Heelflip | Sidewalk Basics
Intermediate Tricks

How to Backside Flip | Sidewalk Basics

The backside flip is another classic street move with infinite potential for variations and if performed in the right way, one of the most stylish...

How to Backside Flip | Sidewalk Basics
Intermediate Tricks

How to Frontside Flip | Sidewalk Basics

The frontside kickflip (frontside flip) is a modern classic: it’s a combination of the straight kickflip and the frontside 180 ollie...

How to Frontside Flip | Sidewalk Basics
Intermediate Tricks

How to Frontside Boardslide | Sidewalk Basics

This is the next building block slide trick to learn after you’ve mastered the regular boardslide...

How to Frontside Boardslide | Sidewalk Basics
Intermediate Tricks

How to Frontside Tailslide | Sidewalk Basics

This is the next logical step on once you're comfortable with boardslides. The fs tailslide is a classic trick that can be performed in a...

How to Frontside Tailslide | Sidewalk Basics
Intermediate Tricks

How To Frontside Disaster | Sidewalk Basics

The frontside disaster is a potentially treacherous intermediate transition trick that needs a solid commitment and good control...

How To Frontside Disaster | Sidewalk Basics
Intermediate Tricks

How to Backside Disaster | Sidewalk Basics

The backside disaster is a classic trick that gives massive satisfaction, no matter how many times you do it...

How to Backside Disaster | Sidewalk Basics
Intermediate Tricks

How to Kickflip | Sidewalk Basics

Perfect this staple trick with our how to guide - watch the video and check out the step-by-step instructions here...

How to Kickflip | Sidewalk Basics
Intermediate Tricks

How to Varial Kickflip

http://mpora.com/videos/XuCeWepEm The varial kickflip used to be called the ‘180 shove-it kickflip’ since it’s basically a combination of the straight kickflip and the basic pop shove-it,...

How to Varial Kickflip
Intermediate Tricks

How to Frontside Disaster

Josh ‘Manhead’ Young is back in his role of skateboard tutor once again, as he talks you through the basics of the frontside disaster. Get...

How to Frontside Disaster
Intermediate Tricks

How to Kickflip

These days, beginners often start off by trying to learn this crowd-pleaser before they’ve got the ollie worked out. Although the desire to be tech...

How to Kickflip
Intermediate Tricks

How to Heelflip

The heelflip is another street staple and works on a very similar principle to the kickflip. The main difference, as you might have guessed, is...

How to Heelflip
Intermediate Tricks

How to Backside 180 Nollie

Got them nollies dialed yet? Good – now give them a little backside 180 twist. Let Josh ‘Manhead’ Young show you how… http://mpora.com/videos/plCrbHCUK After you’ve learned the...

How to Backside 180 Nollie
Intermediate Tricks

How to Backside 5050 Grind

This is basically the same trick as the Backside Axle Stall; the only difference is that you carve into it with more speed so that...

How to Backside 5050 Grind
Intermediate Tricks

How to Backside Rock and Roll

The backside rock and roll is another classic ramp trick that will keep you amused for years and allow you to link together all of...

How to Backside Rock and Roll
Intermediate Tricks

How to Frontside Rock and Roll

No surprises here, the frontside rock and roll is the frontside version of the standard Rock and Roll and as such the technique is virtually...

How to Frontside Rock and Roll
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How to Backside Disaster

Now you’ve managed to dial those frontside disasters, let Josh ‘Manhead’ Young show you how to get to grips with the backside variation! http://mpora.com/videos/3Nl393uLq Again, it’s going...

How to Backside Disaster
Intermediate Tricks

How to Frontside Pop Shove It

Ready to expand on your solid bag of basic street tricks? Then get ready, as Josh ‘Manhead’ Young helps you master the frontside pop shove it.  http://mpora.com/videos/qxc4D5bEO For...

How to Frontside Pop Shove It