Dropping in on a skateboard is one of the most important things to learn in the skate park. It is essential to learn before getting into intermediate mini ramp or half pipe skating.
It can also be daunting. Dropping in causes many people to fall their first time. However, if you learn correctly, dropping in can easily be learned.
Here are the steps to dropping in:
Start with a small ramp. The smaller ramp will be better for learning. You can always increase the size of the ramp later. Your main focus now should confidence.
Start with a ramp that’s not steep. A steeper ramp means you will have to lean more forward. This is more difficult for beginner skateboarders. A bank ramp is an ideal ramp to start practicing on.
Dropping In Video
As you saw in the video, we show you some exercises that you should try first. These are crucial to developing your confidence. The number one thing that will determine your success on a skateboard is your confidence. This is especially true for dropping in.