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It's one of the first things you discover upon taking up snowboarding, do you put your left foot forward or your right. In other words are you goofy or regular? With that in mind how much do you really know about the truth behind snowboarding stances and what causes you to stand the way you do, and why's it called Goofy anyway..? We've also looked through the ranks of the sport's elite and examined which way they stand - who's side are you on?