Ready to slide? Here you have a list of all kinds of grinds with and without pegs in relative order of difficulty. By the way, if you need pegs make sure to check my recommendations and buyer’s guide here.
You’ll find the ‘how-to’ for these tricks following the links on their titles and/or pictures, which will take you to a new tab, to one of the tricks trilogy posts (beginner, intermediate, and advanced tricks) on which this list is based.
If there is a trick you can’t find here, make sure to check the links above.
That being said, let’s jump right into the tricks!
1) Double Peg Grind
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2) Baby Duster Grind
Sliding on your bottom bracket with your front wheel rolling on the ground.
3) Feeble Grind
4) Un-Luc-e Grind
Sliding with your front peg and front pedal on the rail/ledge and the back wheel in the air.
5) Smith Grind
6) Crooked Grind
7) Snaggletooth Grind
Sliding on the opposite side of the rail with your front peg.
Check out the Best BMX Shoes (Kids/Adults) + Buying Guide
8) Derek Duster Grind
Sliding on a rail on your back peg and bottom bracket.
9) Predator Grind
Sliding on back and front pegs on one side of the rail then hopping and doing the same on the opposite side of the rail.
10) Crankarm/Pedal Grind
11) Luc-e Grind
12) Pedal/Sprocket Feeble Grind
Sliding on your back pedal and sprocket with the front wheel on the ledge/box.
Check out the Best BMX Pedals (Plastic/Metal) + Buying Guide
13) Pedal Crooked/Bottom Bracket Grind
Sliding on a rail on your back pedal/crankarm and bottom bracket, with your wheels at each side of the rail.
14) Toothpick Hangover
15) X-Up Grind
16) Roller Coaster Grind
17) Ice Pick Grind
18) Levitation/Butcher Grind
Sliding on your front peg and pedal, keeping your back peg above the ledge.
Check out the Best BMX Pegs (Plastic/Metal) + Buying Guide
19) Back Pedal Grind
Sliding on a rail on your back pedal with your wheels at each side of the rail.
20) Toothpick Grind
21) 180/Alleyoop Grind
Making a 180° turn in the air landing on the rail/ledge on two pegs and sliding on it.
- Best BMX Pegs (Plastic/Metal) + Buyer’s Guide
- Best BMX Helmets (Youth/Adults – Full-Face/Open-Face)
- Best BMX Shoes (Kids/Adults) + Buyer’s Guide
Photo credits: [Featured image: designed by Freepik][Smith Grind: by AdamCookMedia / Flickr / CC License (modification: cropped)][Crooked Grind: by A K / Flickr / CC License][Luc-e Grind: by Pavel Odehnal / Wikimedia Commons / CC License][Toothpick Hangover: by Vinicius Hawk / Flickr / CC License] [X-Up Grind: by AdamCookMedia / Flickr / CC License (modification: cropped)] [Roller Coaster Grind: by AdamCookMedia / Flickr / CC License (modification: cropped)][Ice Pick Grind: Designed by Freepik][Toothpick Grind: designed by Freepik]