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APPSTI almost never get back to the Stomper on any board I ride.... with the exception being my Longboard SUPs... I stomp them, when I want to whip it around!I just looked a a lot of pictures and videos on different boards... most of my driving turns are done with the same basic foot positioning.I walk around a lot... but the feet end up here:Front foot on or just behind the handleBack foot above the side bite, on the turnside railSame on my 8'10 Speeed or 9'4 Acid... or smaller boards.I think this is because I don't have the leg strength anymore, to push the tail out in a slider.... so I stick to more carving turns.Pics and vid are on my 9'4 Acid, so bigger than your board.... still no need to get on the stomper.Note in the pics... my feet are in the exact same spot when turning.... even though the vid will show you I run all over the place.
I have an 8.3 Hokua also 32 inch. For me to be stable I need to stand just in front of the handle. The board is a challenge because it is so wide for the length and the nose and tail are very pulled in. To catch waves I need to get quite forward to drop in effectively. Once on I move back but have also been steering the board more from the rail than the tail. I've found right back on the tail the board stalls easier so moving the foot to the rail on the side you want to turn is very effective. For a true cut back you need to be on the tail but that is reserved for the larger faster waves. The x32 is a very forgiving performance board but not in the same league as its narrower brethren. HTH.
. . .Bottom line; I think that the biggest challenge in getting the rear foot back far enough is that many of us make the mistake while we are learning of shifting our body weight back which stalls the board and makes it turn off the tail instead of the rail. Instead, keep your head and body weight up over the front foot, and stretch your back foot far behind you to control the rail and drive off of the fins.Hope some of that makes sense.