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How to Backside Blunt

Managed to get those blunt fakies on lock? Then let Josh ‘Manhead’ Young talk you through the backside variation… http://mpora.com/videos/7SGWkb6Qn For the Backside Blunt, it’s pretty much...

How to Backside Blunt
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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
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How to Frontside 180 Ollie

The Frontside 180 Ollie is the obvious next step after learning the straight ollie. Not only will having a controlled 180 ollie help you learn...

How to Frontside 180 Ollie
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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
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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
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How to Frontside Ollie

It’s time to man right up and get airborne! Josh ‘Manhead’ Young talks you through the basics of the frontside ollie… http://mpora.com/videos/JoxPHL1HE For a Frontside Ollie on...

How to Frontside Ollie
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How to Backside Ollie

Following on from the Frontside Ollie on transition tutorial we brought you on Monday, Josh ‘Manhead’ Young now talks you through the backside variation! http://mpora.com/videos/cLQ51O4Yz For a...

How to Backside Ollie
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How to Pop Shove It

The pop shove it is a weird one in that it’s technically pretty easy to do, but to do it with decent pop and to...

How to Pop Shove It
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How to Drop In

Dropping in is the ultimate ramp basic, without it you’ll be stranded on the flat bottom unable to get enough speed to get anywhere near...

How to Drop In
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How to Backside Axle Stall

The backside axle stall is another fundamental basic that you will need to learn to gain confidence and speed and be able to link up...

How to Backside Axle Stall
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How to Rock Fakie

After the drop in, the rock fakie is definitely the scariest and most potentially lethal of all ramp basics, but you need to learn it...

How to Rock Fakie
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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
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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
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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
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How to Frontside Slash Grind

The frontside slash grind is, without a shadow of a doubt, the most enjoyable trick in skateboarding full stop. Once you’ve learned this fundamental basic...

How to Frontside Slash Grind
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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
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How to Nollie

Once you’ve got all of your regular popped street basics down, it’s time to move onto the nose of your board and learn The Nollie...

How to Nollie
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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