There are two basic stances in skateboarding: goofy and regular.
You can divide skaters into either Regular or Goofy. You are either a goofy or a regular stance skater. Regular is more common than goofy.
“Normally” since if temporary changing leading foot, then you are riding switch.
One way to find out which stance you would probably feel most comfortable with is is to ask someone to push you from behind and see which foot you automatically take forward to stop you from falling.« Back to Glossary Index