Originally Posted by mark h
Bel is correct for sure. Raffig describes a downwind stance.
I was actually describing an upwind stance... Sean O'brien describes it perfectly in the carbonsugar link which I sent:
"The best technique involves having a straighter front leg than your back leg....The concept should be to apply more weight to your back leg and lifting your front foot to rail the board, which allows you to power the fin and still rail the board"