How to Tail Butter on Skis for Beginners

What you will Learn in this Tutorial 

This video provides a beginner’s guide to performing tail butter on skis. It starts with basic steps and gradually progresses to more advanced techniques. The video also mentions learning how to ollie and the importance of keeping this technique separate. It includes instructions on adding speed to tail butter and performing the move in switch (backward) position. Jens also mentions some common mistakes to avoid when performing tail butter.


  • The video provides step-by-step instructions for beginners to learn tail butter on skis.
  • It emphasizes the importance of gradually building up pressure and avoiding rushing the start of the move.
  • Jens explains how to add speed to tail butter and perform the move in a switch position.
  • It mentions the role of arms in creating rotation during switch tail butter.
  • jens suggests practicing tail butter on banks for an added challenge.
  • It promotes joining freestyle camps for adults to improve skiing techniques.