How To Do A Bottom Turn – [Surfing Trick Tip]

Published on December 19, 2014 by ShackedTV

The bottom turn is the core of every surfing maneuver or surf trick regards of which direction you are going.  It all starts with this one fundamental turn that prepares you to carry momentum and drive into your trick of choice.

In this surf trick tip video professional surfer Tom Whitaker teaches you how to  perform two types of bottom turns, the forehand bottom and the backhand bottom turn. Tom touches on good positioning on your board, setting your rail for projection and how to know you have done a really good bottom turn.

About The Surfer

Name: Tom Whitaker
Birthdate: October 4th, 1979
Height : 5’11”
Weight: 176 lbs
Stance: Regular

 Presented by: Surfline

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