15 Stunt Scooter Tips For Beginners

  • by Frederik Giese
stunt scooter tips for beginners

Stunt scootering is a fun and exciting sport, but it can be intimidating for beginners. To make the learning process easier, we've compiled a list of 15 tips for beginner stunt scooter riders.

From choosing the right stunt scooter to learning the basics of riding and tricks, these tips will help you get started on the right foot. Whether you're a complete novice or just looking to improve your skills, our tips cover everything from protective gear to practicing at a skatepark.

So, if you're ready to start your journey in the world of stunt scootering, read on for our top 15 tips for beginner riders.
  1. Start with a basic scooter: Look for a scooter with a sturdy deck, two wheels, and a handlebar.

  2. Learn the basics: Before attempting any tricks, practice riding and balancing on your scooter.

  3. Wear protective gear: Always wear a helmet and consider wearing knee and elbow pads to protect yourself from injury.

  4. Practice at a skatepark: Begin practicing your tricks at a skatepark with smooth surfaces and no obstacles.

  5. Learn the basic tricks first: Learn basic tricks such as the kick push, tail whip, and hop before moving on to more advanced tricks.

  6. Learn to ride in different directions: Practice riding and doing tricks while going forwards, backwards, and sideways.

  7. Don't be afraid to fall: Falling is a part of learning, so don't be afraid to take risks and make mistakes.

  8. Take your time: Learn at your own pace and don't rush into doing tricks that you're not ready for.

  9. Learn to jump: Jumping is an important skill for any scooter rider, as it allows you to clear obstacles and perform tricks like tailwhips and grinds.

  10. Get comfortable with the scooter: Get a feel for the weight, balance, and responsiveness of your scooter by riding it around.

  11. Learn to foot brake: This is an essential skill for stopping and controlling your speed while riding.

  12. Focus on your posture: Good posture will help you to balance better and control your scooter more easily.

  13. Train your strength and flexibility: Stunt scootering requires a lot of strength and flexibility, so make sure to train these elements to become a better rider.

  14. Make use of online tutorials: There are many online tutorials and videos available that can teach you the basics of riding and tricks.

  15. Join a riding community: Joining a local riding community or online forum can be a great way to learn from more experienced riders and get tips and advice.

If you're ready to take on the world of scootering, don't forget to check out our line of complete stunt scooters. If you want to build your very own custom build, you can look at all our stunt scooter parts too. 


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