Just step on and you will be able to ride with some practice. The Double balancing systems keeps your balance. You control the Skeeterboard Hover Board with your feet to go forward, accelerate, decelerate , and brake, by leaning forward or leaning backwards. It accelerates by simply applying pressure with the front your feet. You can also stand still on it and even turn 360 degrees in a spot. It carries two driver motors within the wheels that can be controlled with both feet or individually for easy turns, rotation, acceleration and smooth braking.