A trick in all freestyle sports such
as skateboarding or snowboarding in which the athlete contacts the ground with his or her face. Term
is derived from
other tricks such
as a foot plant or hand
plant in that the trick involves placing a body part on the ground as part of the trick. Although wildly popular, the face plant is rarely performed
Person 1: "Dude, that was the gnarliest face plant I've ever
Person 2: "I should go to the hospital."