Amy Carter

Amy Carter

Watersports and fitness addict, former world tour windsurfer, now loving reporting on and sharing watersports news.

Recent Articles By Amy

News

Top Brits in Weymouth

The end of the ISAF World Cup in Weymouth saw yes more British success. It was Nick Dempsey who raced to victory in the men’s...

Top Brits in Weymouth
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Ross Williams Takes Second!

Last week we knew Ross Williams was on form, this week we are stoked to write that Rossco has taken second place at the PWA...

Ross Williams Takes Second!
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Daily Round-Up - Monday 15th June

We hope you all had a great weekend – whatever the weather where you were! Across the pond the riders of the American Windsurfing Tour...

Daily Round-Up - Monday 15th June
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NWF 2015 - Entry Is Open!

Tickets for the National Watersports Festival (NWF), which takes place between 4 – 6th September on Hayling Island, go on sale on Monday (that’s today!) and...

NWF 2015 - Entry Is Open!
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Boardwise Aberdovey Demo 13th-14th June

Boardwise announce their first windsurfing demo of the season… Boardwise Aberdovey Demo It’s time for our 1st Aberdovey windsurfing demo of the year on Saturday June 13th-14th.  All...

Boardwise Aberdovey Demo 13th-14th June
Features

Kids - Speed Up Your Skills

In our Kids Windsurfing series we’ve already covered kids get and convincing your parents to let you have a go – now we’re moving onto...

Kids - Speed Up Your Skills
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Daily Round-Up - Friday 12th June

Over in Weymouth the ISAF World Cup continues and it is the UK’s Izzy Hamilton that leads at the moment, ahead of Bryony Shaw. Izzy...

Daily Round-Up - Friday 12th June
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Daily Round-Up - Thursday 11th June

It was a tough day of racing yesterday in Costa Brava, but things went pretty well for an on form Ross Williams who made it...

Daily Round-Up - Thursday 11th June
Features

A Quick Equipment Guide For Kids

If you’re under 18 and learning to windsurf, or already love the sport, you’re going to want to make sure you’ve got the right kids...

A Quick Equipment Guide For Kids
Features

The Great Speed Debate

In the final print issue of Boards magazine, we introduced our ‘Great Speed Debate’ and the 2015 Speed Board Test, that is now all online...

The Great Speed Debate
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Morris and Barnes at The Raceboard Worlds

The raceboard world championships have just kicked off in Sopot, Poland, with the top race board competitors from around the world gathering to do battle...

Morris and Barnes at The Raceboard Worlds
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Daily Round-Up - Wednesday 10th May

There’s a lot going on in the world of windsurfing today! First off, as we reported yesterday, the next the ISAF World Cup is starting...

Daily Round-Up - Wednesday 10th May
How To

A Guide To Windsurfing - For Kids

Are you under 18 and want to windsurf? Read on as here we’ve got all the windsurfing advice kids and young people need – from...

A Guide To Windsurfing - For Kids
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Daily Round-Up - Tuesday 9th June

It’s all going on in Weymouth at the moment! Not only has legendary windsurfer and soldier Craig Wood been down recently, but an ISAF World...

Daily Round-Up - Tuesday 9th June
Videos

Terrifying Speed Trials From 1981

Thanks a lot to Oisin van Gelderen for the heads up on this one, this is speedsailing in 1981 in all its glory. The best...

Terrifying Speed Trials From 1981
Videos

Windsurfing Awards - Who Will Be The Best In 2015-16

Indiconic, the Maui based windsurf fashion brand set up by Rich Foster, have now launched their very own windsurfing awards. The contest will start on...

Windsurfing Awards - Who Will Be The Best In 2015-16
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Want To Own A Cornish Windsurf Centre?

For over seven years the Shillito family have run the successful Polkerris Beach Company (home of the Polkerris Pirates), in Cornwall, but now the beach,...

Want To Own A Cornish Windsurf Centre?
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Daily Round-Up - Monday 8th June

We hope you all enjoyed a warm and sunny weekend – with some wind in parts of the country too. As we reported on Friday,...

Daily Round-Up - Monday 8th June
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Windsurfing + Beer

Here at Boards we love it when windsurfing makes it into the mainstream adverts, and this one is no different. This time American windsurfers Tyson...

Windsurfing + Beer
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Daily Round-Up - Friday 5th June

It’s friday which can only mean one thing – a whole weekend to get on the water. But one British windsurfer is taking it a...

Daily Round-Up - Friday 5th June
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The Youth Are Coming

BSA Worthing Results

The Youth Are Coming
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Daily Round-Up - Thursday 4th June

UK freestyler and editor of our sister-site Boardseeker, Adam Sims is hosting his first ever windsurfing clinic with Arrianne Aukes this summer in Fuerteventura. The...

Daily Round-Up - Thursday 4th June
People

TBT - 8 Riders Under 18 That Will Blow Your Mind

It’s Thursday so we’re throwing back to 2013; were we right about the up and coming youth?! Whilst us mere mortals might never reach the technical...

TBT - 8 Riders Under 18 That Will Blow Your Mind
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Tropical Turquoise Waters... At BSA Worthing

A BSA Worthing Pro Fleet Round Up From James Dinsmore

Tropical Turquoise Waters... At BSA Worthing