If you’re like me then you will no doubt have any idea what a backside 270 kickflip backside lipslide on a rail is. All i’m told is that in the skateboarding community, that trick is insanely difficult and completely deserves the best trick award at Kimberley Diamond Cup 2013 which took place of the weekend. Nyjah Huston ( who many consider the best street skater in the world right now) nailed it and walked away with the R1 million first prize.
And here’s footage of the backside 270 kickflip backside lipslide.
I taught him that..over the phone.
You can check more videos from the finals HERE and according to organisers the World Skateboarding Grand Prix successfully presented the 2013 Kimberley Diamond Cup world skateboarding championships. The event delivered world-class skateboarding while supporting economic and social development in the Kimberley community.
[pic via Rudi Jeggle]