Trick Tip: Frontside lipslides with Desiree Melancon

It’s Friday and The Trick is back with another how to!

This week our host Preston Strout catches up with Desiree Melancon at High Cascade Snowboard Camp to learn frontside lipslides. Front lips are a must have for your jib game and a trick you can take to just about any feature on the mountain. Listen in as Desiree explains the 4 key steps to banging out a good front lip from cracking a good ollie to keeping your shoulders nice and square. Remember…don’t rush it! Check back next week for another episode of The Trick and remember to comment back with your best front lip video!

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