The fakie tail stall is the most basic of all fakie (or backwards) transition tricks. You’re basically going to be doing the same thing as a standard drop in here but as a mid run trick, rather than at the start of your run. The fakie tail stall is a really useful trick to learn because it allows you to pause and then drop back in at speed on transition. It’s an essential basically, and pretty simple to get your head around.

From Sidewalk Basics - Autumn 2013