Kicker & Jumpramp
Obstacle Guide

A kicker is a short, upward ramp with a flat surface off of which you jump with your skateboard. Generally, you could compare it to a ski jump.

Skateboard Obstacle Kicker

This obstacle is perfect for getting you a little more “airtime” or helping you jump to higher heights. You can do all the common flatground tricks on a kicker.

A kicker can also help you practice tricks that you can’t pop high enough for on the ground.

Best Practice Tricks:

For your first attempts on a kicker, your Ollie should be safe. Once you’ve got that down, you can attempt other tricks like the FS 180. The videos will show you how exactly these tricks work:

Famous Spots:

  • Hull Kicker, England
  • Skilled Riders:

  • Tony Trujillo
  • Mike Vallely