Skateboard Video Vault: Tailblock Grind

Tailblock Grind

The Tailblock Grind is an incredibly difficult trick. Sometimes referred to as a slide, this trick can be done in street or transition skateboarding.

Doing this trick on ramps can be especially deadly.  Grinding this trick is insane because it is literally a slide on the tip of the tail. 

There is nothing to lock into or hold the skater in place.  This grind can be a slippery mess.

If you are one of the lucky few who can do this illusive trick, you are a true unicorn of the sport.

The key to learning this trick is perfecting the standard Tailblock, then work your way into more speed to Grind that tail.

Tailblock Grind