A Manual is the skateboard version of a wheelie on a bike. It's great for combining tricks and creating skate lines.
- Push off and build up a bit of speed.
- Position your feet so your back foot is on the back tail of the board and your front foot is just over half way.
- Push down on the back tail of the board with your back foot until it almost touches the ground.
- Use your front foot to adjust the angle and keep balance as long as possible.