Amy Carter

Amy Carter

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

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Daily Round-Up - Wednesday 3rd June

Yesterday we were all about the international news in our wrap-up, today we’re celebrating the wind (and sunshine?!) that’s been hitting the UK. Here’s just...

Daily Round-Up - Wednesday 3rd June
Videos

Just An Idiot Going Speedsailing

Or, An Idiot's Guide To Speedsailing With Ben Proffitt

Just An Idiot Going Speedsailing
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Fun And Games With The Kids Of Bonaire

Probably The Best Place In The World To Windsurf As A Kid?

Fun And Games With The Kids Of Bonaire
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Daily Round-Up - Tuesday 2nd June

We’ve got a little bit of an international flavour in our round-up today (mainly to distract us from the rain!) as we take a look at...

Daily Round-Up - Tuesday 2nd June
Features

A Simple Guide To Speed Fins

A new fin is one of the most crucial upgrades you could, and should, be getting for your windsurfing set-up. If you are a speed...

A Simple Guide To Speed Fins
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Proffitt's Speed Challenge - How Fast Can He Go?

Just how fast do you think you could go in your first few sessions speedsailing? Mr. Ben Proffitt has set the bar pretty high recently,...

Proffitt's Speed Challenge - How Fast Can He Go?
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Daily Round-Up - Monday 1st June

It’s a new week and a new month, and we’re excited about the articles we’ve already got lined up for you this month. As mentioned...

Daily Round-Up - Monday 1st June
Tested

2015 50cm Speed Board Test - Tabou Manta Speed

The fourth, and final, speed board to be put through its paces by Adrian Jones and the Clones is the Tabou Manta Speed. Check out...

2015 50cm Speed Board Test - Tabou Manta Speed
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Daily Round-Up - Friday 29th May

We’re technically at the end of our speed month here on Boards.co.uk, but we’ve still got a final few speed gems to come! Today we’ve...

Daily Round-Up - Friday 29th May
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2015 50cm Speed Board Test - Mistral Speed

The third board to be tested by Adrian Jones and the Clones, in the 2015 50cm Speed Board Test is the Mistral Speed… MISTRAL SPEED Length – 244...

2015 50cm Speed Board Test - Mistral Speed
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Vass This Weekend? Mega Deal!

Club Vass have an amazing last minute deal leaving the 14th June.. “We’re up and running for the 2015 Summer season and what a start too;...

Vass This Weekend? Mega Deal!
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Daily Round-Up - Thursday 28th May

Today’s wrap is all about the great offers we have for you! We’ll be bringing back ‘deals of the week’ very soon, which will bring...

Daily Round-Up - Thursday 28th May
Tested

2015 50cm Speed Board Test - JP Australia Speed

The second board to be tested by Adrian Jones and the Clones, in the 2015 50cm Speed Board Test is the JP Australia Speed…  JP Australia...

2015 50cm Speed Board Test - JP Australia Speed
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The Howard Plumb Memorial Race

NWF have announced they will run The Howard Plumb Memorial Race during the National Watersports Festival (NWF) on Saturday 5th September this year. Howard was...

The Howard Plumb Memorial Race
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Daily Round-Up - Wednesday 27th May

We’re coming to the end of our speed month here on Boards.co.uk and we’re wrapping up the month in style with our speed test. We’ve...

Daily Round-Up - Wednesday 27th May
Tested

2015 50cm Speed Board Test - Fanatic Falcon

The 2015 50 Speed Board test kicks off with a full review of the Fanatic Falcon Speed by Adrian Jones and the Clones… FANATIC FALCON SPEED Length...

2015 50cm Speed Board Test - Fanatic Falcon
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Divas On Top

This year’s Diva Weekend took place at Stithians Lake recently with coaching from Danielle Lucas. Here, Danielle reports on an incredible weekend: When I was asked...

Divas On Top
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Staff Wanted - Vassiliki

Ocean Elements Staff Wanted – Vassiliki – Immediate Start Ocean Elements are recruiting for bar and restaurant staff at their flagship windsurfing hotel in Vassiliki! This is...

Staff Wanted - Vassiliki
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Daily Round-Up - Tuesday 26th May

Good morning and we hope you all enjoyed the bank holiday weekend! On Friday we shared the introduction to our speed test and the first...

Daily Round-Up - Tuesday 26th May
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Calling All London Windsurfers!

Simon Bornhoft announces coaching clinics at DATCHET RESERVOIR on Saturday 30th May. If you’re looking to IMPROVE YOUR WINDSURFING grab this unique opportunity! Simon Bornhoft will be...

Calling All London Windsurfers!
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Daily Round-Up - Friday 22nd May

It’s finally here! We’ve got the introduction up for our speed board testing right here, but it’s not just a board intro there’s some valuable...

Daily Round-Up - Friday 22nd May
Tested

Intro: 2015 50cm SPEED BOARD TEST – BREAKING 40 KNOTS!

With modern equipment, 40 knots is now a realistically attainable speed for any ambitious and competent freeride sailor. So, why not give some purpose to...

Intro: 2015 50cm SPEED BOARD TEST – BREAKING 40 KNOTS!
Features

Win - MTB Outfit From ION

Want to win some ION goodies? 

Win - MTB Outfit From ION
Videos

Slalom Virgin - How To Take On Your First Event

Alfie Hart journeyed to the recent BSA in Harwich to take part in his first ever slalom event. Alf also rocked up to the event...

Slalom Virgin - How To Take On Your First Event