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Snowboard Basics: Switch Riding Riding switch (i.e. backwards, with your back foot forward) can be a lot of fun and very challenging at the same time. The ability to ride switch smoothly is one of the key skills that separates advanced snowboarders from aspiring intermediates...  Learn More »
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L7ete12 L7ete12 - nice pointers
459 days 23 hours 28 minutes ago
RohanJ1 RohanJ1 - haha when he does it seems so fluid thanks this really helped
1843 days 8 hours 56 minutes ago
hako hako - Thanks to Doug, it's very helpful video for me as beginner in snowboard (4 days) to practice at the same time snowboard turn and carving.
1859 days 16 hours 8 minutes ago
usmostwanted usmostwanted - thanks. waiting for new videos
1929 days 2 hours 32 minutes ago
rymar24 rymar24 - wow thx when i tried switch i faceplanted and never tried again.. i guess ill give it another try :)
1943 days 7 hours 41 minutes ago
krooroo21 krooroo21 - when i was taught to snowboard, i only rode switch and everyone said it was weird of me. it's good to know that it's not too strange.
2131 days 10 hours 51 minutes ago
dougfagel dougfagel - When riding switch make sure to let your foot rest flat in the boot to promote a more balanced stance. Standing on the inside or the outside of the foot too much can through of your balance and ability to manipulate the board.
2179 days 14 hours 41 minutes ago
VSteeeze154 VSteeeze154 - These videos are super helpful! He makes it all look sooo easy...
2190 days 14 hours 5 minutes ago
ddoneleven ddoneleven - Can't wait to try this next time I go boarding.
2196 days 10 hours 21 minutes ago
ncearle ncearle - Just one thing: that front flip at the beginning is sweet you should make a how to video for that.
2208 days 15 hours 42 minutes ago
jchu jchu - i like i like
2209 days 8 hours 58 minutes ago
warped warped - Good start, but what's after that?
2213 days 8 hours 28 minutes ago
BBOYLE BBOYLE - love your videos! so helpful! ^_^
2218 days 19 hours 7 minutes ago
ackattack ackattack - good tips, cheers for the help
2224 days 14 hours 38 minutes ago
thundersnap4 thundersnap4 - thanks,,good help!
2247 days 18 hours 14 minutes ago
LAXkeeper LAXkeeper - thanks doug
2262 days 18 hours 36 minutes ago
PacmanNathan PacmanNathan - Thanks, this video really helped desipher what was wrong with my switch riding. Thanks brah
2267 days 10 hours 20 minutes ago
Luke4 Luke4 - The one thing i have to work on, not too good at tricking from switch.
2270 days 12 hours 53 minutes ago
Omitson Omitson - Great easy to access video, once again. Loving it.
2275 days 23 hours 56 minutes ago
snowmass snowmass - word dude this helped a little. all i gotta do is practice more then i will be pro i wish
2282 days 21 hours 22 minutes ago
supersandman82 supersandman82 - wow thanks this will really help me this season
2307 days 19 hours 52 minutes ago
eyeung003 eyeung003 - I keep leaning on my back foot, is this just a matter of practice?
2308 days 2 hours 18 minutes ago
truejello truejello - simple advice is always the best, cant wait to try this!
2310 days 8 hours 49 minutes ago
mmm911 mmm911 - thanks vids.
2313 days 23 hours 36 minutes ago
mcmicx mcmicx - very useful when you get used to it. Its a great advantage when you get comfortable.
2323 days 20 hours 40 minutes ago
Eohara Eohara - Great video and keep them coming! Thanks
2376 days 21 hours 25 minutes ago
dougfagel dougfagel - One of my favorite thing to do is Backside 180 to Switch Backside 180!
2413 days 11 hours 7 minutes ago
boydy5 boydy5 - this helped me when i tryed riding switch
2415 days 1 hours 37 minutes ago
shea864 shea864 - Nice vids. I'll keep this in mind next season!
2423 days 21 hours 55 minutes ago
scboarder43 scboarder43 - looking forward to learning switch back to back spins
2427 days 13 hours 39 minutes ago
skooter skooter - i have a 156 and a 152 board; which would be easier to learn switch on?
2436 days 19 hours 17 minutes ago
Iggypop Iggypop - switching it up this winter baby!!!
2450 days 2 hours 2 minutes ago
kurill777 kurill777 - switch is sooo hard, but very need for best skill
2490 days 3 hours 56 minutes ago
djuneek1 djuneek1 - To get the feel of having a different foot in front... i rode the flat i.e. cat paths it helped me a lot at first...
2492 days 5 hours 36 minutes ago
dougfagel dougfagel - The falling leaf is good to practice a technique. Try working into garlands so that you can work in and out of the fall line. As you get more comfortable in the fall line, in a good stance, riding switch you can really start to step up the performance of the board and the access to steeper terrain in your switch stance.
2495 days 15 hours 45 minutes ago
SnowBanker SnowBanker - Practicing falling leaf heel side and toe side is an easy way to start (sliding back and forth and down the mountain going forwards and then switch). What really worked for me was doing flat spin 180s, and getting comfortable with doing turns while riding switch---still working on it!
2499 days 19 hours 31 minutes ago
Forge Forge - switch is sooo hard, must learn to snowboard better after this
2506 days 5 hours 39 minutes ago
claudiarc claudiarc - ya! me too!
2508 days 37 minutes ago
Dirtydragon Dirtydragon - Sickk!! time to ride switch baby!
2512 days 16 hours 35 minutes ago

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