A Barspin is jumping and making a spin with the handlebar at the same time. It is very important to practise the spinning movement before trying it on a jump. To do so, place your feet next to the Scooter and just try to spin the bar with the Scooter lifted up in the air.
For this trick, you need to be very confident. When you jump towards a wall you need to remember that your body has to be inclined as the wall is. Otherwise you’ll just hit the wall with the side of your deck. Both wheels have to be on the wall. And once you’re on it, have the reflex to jump back (push yourself away from the wall) to land.
The Boardslide ist the most seen and famous grind. Jump on the rail, so that it comes right under your deck and use your heel to stabilize yourself.
It is the most famous and typical trick of scootering. A full spin of the deck. It’s quite tricky to do as you need to do 3 movements in once : 1) Jumping 2) Pushing back the deck with your back foot 3) Finish the spinning movement by catching the deck with your foot.
The easiest and most stylish grab. You need to jump and grab the deck where your back wheel is. It is really important to jump high to grab the deck.
The 180 is one of the easiest, yet most important tricks. As the name says, you have to spin your body 180 degrees. The easiest way to do it, is in a quarter pipe, where you spin your body towards the direction you came from. More advanced riders can even try it out of a kicker, which requires you to land fakie.