Do a Fakie Big Spin

Edited by Spencer Fitzgerald, Zacharias, Eng, Ash0hley

Hi, welcome to VisiHow. Today we're going to teach you how to do a Fakie Big Spin. Two tricks we're going to want to know when learning how to Fakie Big Spin are the Fakie Backside 180, and a Fakie Backside Pop Shuvit. Once you have those tricks down pat, we're going to put them together into our Fakie Big Spin.

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    Set up with the back foot the same way we'd do an Ollie at an angle with our front foot on the nose
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    Use the ball of the foot to get a nice pop
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    While popping the board, we need to scoop it, wind up our shoulders and spin 180 degrees
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    When popping and spinning, the skateboard will spin like a Pop Shuvit and then we'll land on the board and spin the rest of the 180
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    A really good way to practice Fakie Big Spins is to pop and spin the board, but only catch it with our front foot to guide it around and stop it
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    After practicing popping and spinning a couple of times, and we're comfortable with spinning with our front foot, we can try jumping with it
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    Another trick that is useful to know when learning Fakie Big Spins is Fakie 360 Shuvs. We don't have to know how to Fakie 360 Shuv, but it is helpful.
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    Now, we want to set up with our toes on the nose of the board
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    That way, we can get a nice pop underneath the ball of the foot.
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    Then pop
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    When we pop, we want to wind our shoulders up and spin 180.
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    While we are doing that, we want to use our foot to scoop the board so that it spins like this
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    When it spins, we are going to spin with it, 180 degrees
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    So the board will spin all the way around, and we will roll away in the opposite direction.
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Recent edits by: Eng, Zacharias, Spencer Fitzgerald

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