"Skateboard tricks started by kicking with the back foot" Crossword Clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 24 Dec 2023

"Skateboard tricks started by kicking with the back foot" NYT crossword answer is:

HEELIPS (7 letters length)

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Skateboard tricks started by kicking with the back foot, also known as "ollies," have been around since the late 1970s and were popularized by skateboarders like Alan Gelfand. The ollie is a foundational trick that is used as the basis for many other skateboard tricks, and it involves the skater kicking with their back foot while jumping off the board. It is now an iconic trick and is even featured in the New York Times Crossword Puzzle on December 24, 2023.

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