Introduction: How to Kickflip

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in this instructable i will show you how to kickflip.

Items needed
and maybe some pads if you are new at the sport.

Step 1: Stance

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Your stance is the most important part of the trick if you fell uncomfortable with the way that your standing then try a different stance. your feet should be about in the middle but a little farther up.

Step 2: Kick

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now ollie but when you are in the middle of the ollie push to the side and flick the top concaive a little.

Step 3: Flip

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now when your board is being flipped move your foot back over your board.

Step 4: Land

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Land on your board and dont be afraid to that is what problem i had with kickflipping. Thank you for looking at my instructable.


prowizard777 (author)2008-08-26

can u d a popshvit and land it with a nose manul?

rockadio101 (author)prowizard7772010-11-23

yes i can can you kick flip to manual to hand flip can

rockadio101 (author)2010-08-01

yo i was scared to land on the board to but still werk in on them

SK8RGUY (author)2009-08-20


Xander da gr8 (author)2008-07-20

I just got a skateboard and this does not help AT ALL

maybe cause you JUST got a skateboard. you actually have to know how to skateboard to do this

marc555 (author)2009-04-17

Darkstar all the way!!

DC.Robbie7 (author)2009-03-29

tnx man tht just like really helped mi kikflip

jemoedert (author)2009-03-28

you rly dont need a helmet for just a kickflip..

axmon (author)2009-03-19

this is as helpfull as a cripple in a marathon

globe (author)2008-12-22

nice board i just got an adam dyet board

panzerkiller (author)2008-11-17

do you have to ollie high

globe (author)2008-11-08

you should post a video

downhilldman (author)2008-10-22

this is lacking a lot of info, and DOES NOT HELP AT ALL!!!!!!! maybe you should put a video

jorge212 (author)2008-09-25

After you learn kickflips and a few other tricks, post a video on SkateVid.TV

thedog458 (author)2008-09-07

grate instructable it helped me heps but you should put at the start *must be able to ollie* i hope that helped but other wise realy good =)

sk8terhippy (author)2008-08-07

hey thanks i just lerned my kickflips and i miss a lot but this instructable helped me to land them almost every time

LHYellowJackets4 (author)2008-07-31

Sweet board dude. Good job.

potato413 (author)2008-07-18

sorry, but this is lacking a lot of details that are important when kickflipping. im planning on making some trick tips soon for ollie, kickflip, varial, disco fips and spins, tre flips, and some others. so check them out soon once their up!

omgdude (author)2008-07-10


coolz (author)2008-06-24

tell us how to ollie, please

killajones (author)2008-04-10

Great, now I can do this perfectly....wait a I can't, I can't even ollie!!!

pandaboy292 (author)2008-03-12

dark star rox!!!

mileysuperfan7 (author)2008-03-05

the way he puts it is easy

zero0928 (author)2008-03-03

Ha nice job but for somereason my heelflips are easier to o then my kicks
just got my fakie tre flips down :P

asianwizard (author)zero09282008-03-04

i heard heal flip is easier for goofies

napalm008 (author)2008-03-03

ya the reason i decided to do this 1 is that there are no instructables on how to do any sk8ing tricks.

GorillazMiko (author)2008-03-03

It looks easy, but it's actually not very easy to do. Took me a long time kind of, but now I can do it. :-) Nice job.

PetervG (author)2008-03-03


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