Backside Smith Grinds are beautiful but not that easy. For a BS Smith Grind you grind on your back truck while you push down the front truck sideways and downwards next to the ledge or rail. Therefore, it’s good to have BS 5-0’s on lock.
By the way, did you know that there are some people calling this the Monty Grind? There are discussions whether Monty Nolder has invented this trick or not. So a few skateboarders are naming this trick after him.
Learn here how to do a BS Smith Grind!
What Trick Next?
If you got the BS Smith Grind on lock you’ve come quite far. But there is still one thing to push the level: the FS Bluntslide. But of course, you have the freedom of choice.
Either you learn some more curb and rail tricks, try your luck with some flat tricks or you develop some transition skills! Whatever you chose to do, our trick tips will come in handy!