How To: Tuck on a Longboard

MOBOT and 2011 World Cup downhill longboarding champ Max Wippermann talks aerodynamics and explains how any longboarder can learn to be just as comfortable tucking on a longboard while bombing a downhill run as he is. Learning to tuck on a board while bombing downhill runs is awkward and scary, but Max has got his tuck on lock and he’s got some serious knowledge on the subject. Hopefully this video will help you take your downhill longboarding to speed demon status.

Step 1: Chapstick
Step 2: Downhill Board
Step 3: Get Low
Step 4: Jam back knee to front calf muscle
Step 5: Thigh to chest
Step 6: Grip and rip

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