World Class foundation skills are consistently demonstrated and skill development compounded over a four year period. Increase the technicality and complexity of tricks – focusing on new tricks and amplitude.
Equal comfort spinning all 4 ways at World Class Level. Creativity and Innovative approach to development of tricks by athlete and coaches is a requirement.
Speed of Drop, Angle and board pressure riding the walls, Body Position, Hitting Vert, Pumping the Transition, Edge Control, Timing.
Athlete is able to execute to World Class Level under any conditions. Performance under pressure. Tactics i.e. unconsciously competent on event day. Sound decision-making. A competitive mentality is encouraged as long as it is rooted in the base of having fun and doing what you love.
Athletes must demonstrate enormous self-belief within a competitive environment. Athletes have done their run so many times in training that they are able to go on auto pilot and let their bodies and muscles go off of memory. Some sort of visualization technique has been incorporated into daily routine.
Athletes will be in charge of their conditioning in the season and summer time, a coach will give recommendation to dry land maintenance and come in periodically to check in on athletes. There are many ways to have good physical fitness like: the gym, skateboarding, roller Boards, trampoline, stretch and meditation.