CARVING 360 DRILL
To practice the technique of the 360 turn.
Explain the situations when 360 could be performed. Demonstrate how to perform a quality 360 and ask the surfers to simulate the action on the beach. Explain how the scoring for this drill is allocated.
NOTES TO THE COACH:
The 360 turn is one that comes in and out of flavour, and is thought of as a trick.
A full rail 360 though, compared to a sliding 360, is a functional manoeuvre that when performed in a critical section is a highly skilled manoeuvre.
Again, make sure the surfer is of an appropriately skilled level before working on this manoeuvre. The technique for a quality 360 turn is: