Recent Posts. See How This 1930s House Was Brought Into The Present; Slumberland Furniture’s anniversary sale :30; arduino uno WiFI Turn LED On and OffNow we will get you used to being able to turn that board and get more comfortable with the next step which will be turning. The next step in our progression is the toe side slide. Just like the heel side slide, we are standing balanced over the board of fore feet and just releasing that toe side edge as we slide down the hill backwards.Step 1, Once you have strapped in, flip over onto your stomach to stand up. It’s easier to get up and you will already be toeside.Step 2, Find your balance point, you should have most of your weight on your toes.Step 3, Slowly drop your heels so that you start moving downhill, never let your heels touch the ground or you will catch an edge. Do a few runs slowly sliding down straight.Beginner Tips for Snowboarding. Always keep your hands in a fist when learning to snowboard. When you fall backward punch the snow and sit on your butt. A broken wrist is the most common beginner injury when learning to snowboard. Learning to push (skate) on your snowboard is very important because you need this skill to get to and from the lift.