Video: Sweepin’ ‘Pins

Henry and I headed out today to one of our favorite spots in New England with the gnarliest set of hairpins that I’ve ever come across. The pave is perfect for pre-drifting and the way they’re banked makes it feel like a roller coaster — mix in this amazing fall weather and you have a perfect skate session.

Enjoy as Henry shreds and let us know what you think in the comments! Give it a ‘Thumbs Up’ and make sure you’re subscribed to stay up to date with videos that we add and don’t post here on the blog!

Rider Profile: Henry Goguen

One of the main reasons I started Skate The East was to shine a light on East Coast skaters and give them a little more exposure. While I’ve been able to do that a little through posting dank videos from East Coast riders, I’ve been wanting to step it up a little more for some time now. One thing that’s been kicking around in the back of my mind has been the idea of doing rider profiles: short clips that introduce you to a new shredder who you might not have heard of yet, show you a little of what they got, and show people that the East Coast has some real rippers indeed. Well folks, here’s our first one.

Henry Goguen is from Washington, D.C. originally but currently calls UMASS Amherst his home. He’s a perfect example of an East Coast all-around shredder who just wants to go out, throw down, and have fun and we’re honored to have him be our first Rider Profile. Keep your eyes peeled because we think you’ll start to see Henry in a lot more places as the season goes on.