Backside Straight Air

Backside Straight Airs are a blast. And when you’re learning them from a World Air Show Champion, you know it’s game on. This is one of Josh Kerr’s favorite maneuvers, and it’s surely soon to be one of your favorites too. In this tutorial, he teaches you the key components of timing and taking off, to getting your grab and balancing your landing. As Josh explains, connecting with the lip correctly sets the whole maneuver. Getting this element dialed gives you confidence and power for Backside Airs, and learning more Aerial Maneuvers. One of the secrets he shares is how to use the power of the wave with your landing and leaning properly. Josh’s pro insights will get your Backside Straight Airs dialed for your next surf session or travels.


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