How to Do a Poptart on a Snowboard

Learning how to do a Poptart on a snowboard is a good trick for the newbie. Learning how to poptart can be nothing but a good time. Sweet powder, silver dollar sun and the fresh smell of the mountain air, what more could you ask for? Poptart is designed to increase the snowboarder’s ability to balance and handle downhill situations. The poptart is also a catapult for more advanced tricks. Learning the poptart is a fun and exciting way to increase skill and awareness.

The instruction below offers a comprehensive look at how to do a poptart on a snowboard. Snowboard provides a wealth of excitement and opportunity for those looking into the sport. It isn’t simple but with some dedication just about anyone can learn to snowboard.

What you will need to stick this trick:

  • Snowboard
  • Snowboarding gear
  • Downhill slope


  1. Stretch and warm up, before you set off to do any trick. Strap in and head for the top of the downhill you are performing the trick. Turn and head down heel side first.
  2. Many think a poptart is a fakie to air but it is more than that. In the fakie position, head downhill. Ensure there is room to perform the trick.
  3. Bend at the knees. Push up and extend, this should give you air. While in the air perform a one hundred and eighty degree turn. Do this my twisting your hips around, while keeping your arms extended.
  4. You should be facing regular from your fakie. The poptart on a snowboard is a fakie to regular. Ideal is to use air and a one eighty to move from fakie to regular. Hot the snow and stick the trick.
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