Amy Carter

Amy Carter

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

Recent Articles By Amy

Videos

Daily Round-Up 25th September - Girl on Wave and Forever Speed

We are starting off the final round-up of the week with some ‘Girl on Wave’ action. This is Sarah Hauser, the ‘girl’ storming the American...

Daily Round-Up 25th September - Girl on Wave and Forever Speed
Features

The 47 Greatest Moments In Windsurfing History

46 facts about the history of windsurfing that every windsurfer should know. 

The 47 Greatest Moments In Windsurfing History
Videos

Daily Round-Up 24th September - Airline's New Surf Baggage Policy

We’re starting today with some great news, especially if you’re looking to fly with your gear in the near future. The airline, KLM have made...

Daily Round-Up 24th September - Airline's New Surf Baggage Policy
News

Daily Round-Up 23rd September - KP In Charge

Yesterday we shared a rather cheeky post on the Boards Facebook page about multiple world champion Kevin Pritchard not being ‘too old’ to windsurf… and it...

Daily Round-Up 23rd September - KP In Charge
Features

5 Top Tips To Get Your Mates Windsurfing

- 5 Tips To Get Your Loved Ones Windsurfing

5 Top Tips To Get Your Mates Windsurfing
People

Why I Windsurf - Robby Naish

The godfather of windsurfing, Robby Naish, joins Boards to explain just why he loves windsurfing, new equipment and how he got on the first time...

Why I Windsurf - Robby Naish
News

BWA Tiree Wave Classic Entry Now Open!

Entry for the 2015 BWA Tiree Wave Classic is now OPEN! Check out all the details below. Plus, follow all the news from this year’s...

BWA Tiree Wave Classic Entry Now Open!
Videos

Daily Round-Up 22nd September - One Massive Bail and The Best of Cold Hawaii

The first video in today’s round-up is brought to you for one main reason: the epic bail out at 16 seconds in. We challenge you...

Daily Round-Up 22nd September - One Massive Bail and The Best of Cold Hawaii
How To

5 Top Tips For Getting Better With Age

The windsurfing media is full of ripped twenty-somethings pulling the newest ridiculously named freestyle move or ‘shredding’ the latest wave, but can the rest of us...

5 Top Tips For Getting Better With Age
Videos

Daily Round-Up 21st September - Can You Really Be A Pro?

There’s been a lot going on in the windsurfing world this weekend. First of all the PWA in Cold Hawaii sprung into action at the...

Daily Round-Up 21st September - Can You Really Be A Pro?
Videos

Daily Round-Up 18th September - Cold Hawaii Delivers

It is all about the PWA competition in Cold Hawaii this morning – the action started nice and early and they are now cranking through...

Daily Round-Up 18th September - Cold Hawaii Delivers
Features

Who Will Be The Champions?

There will be boards as far as the eye can see at Grafham Water this weekend (19-20 September) as more than 220 windsurfers are expected...

Who Will Be The Champions?
News

Daily Round-Up 17th September - Goya Demos and Windsurf Coaching

Yesterday we took a trip down the Oregon coast with Levi Siver, today we’re checking out the brand new Quatro International website. Not only is...

Daily Round-Up 17th September - Goya Demos and Windsurf Coaching
Videos

Daily Round-Up 16th September - Aruba, Siver and Browne

We know much of the UK has been blessed with some good winds this week, but even so we can’t help feeling a little jealous...

Daily Round-Up 16th September - Aruba, Siver and Browne
Technique

How To - Grubby

Phil Richards of GetWindsurfing shares his latest technique video, this time it is one for the freestyler – how to grubby. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GhrNlZ-RHa4 The grubby is one of...

How To - Grubby
News

Daily Round-Up 15th September - Tiree Youth And Whippy D

Today we’ve got more news about the Tiree Wave Classic, this time it is the full details of the youth camp that will be run...

Daily Round-Up 15th September - Tiree Youth And Whippy D
News

September Sun - Last Minute Holiday Mega Deal

Want a bit of sun to get away from the September rain? Ocean Elements are offering a brilliant September deal that could be your last...

September Sun - Last Minute Holiday Mega Deal
Features

Windsurf Round Britain - One Epic Journey

Jono Dunnett has done it – over 2000 miles later and he has become the first person to windsurf round Britain un-aided. It has been...

Windsurf Round Britain - One Epic Journey
News

Daily Round-Up 14th September - Stone Ripping, Cold Hawaii and Face Plants

Happy Monday everyone! We hope you’ve enjoyed a busy weekend on the water and are looking forward to the winds coming throughout this week. // Over...

Daily Round-Up 14th September - Stone Ripping, Cold Hawaii and Face Plants
Features

Windsurf Round Britain - The Homecoming

After an incredible 3-month journey Jono Dunnett has finally completed his Windsurf Round Britain mission. Jono was joined by brother Gregg and friend Clyde Waite for...

Windsurf Round Britain - The Homecoming
Videos

Daily Round-Up 11th September - This Weekend and Cold Hawaii

There’s lots going on this weekend – first of all there’s looking like a good forecast for the weekend and the coming week across much...

Daily Round-Up 11th September - This Weekend and Cold Hawaii
Technique

How To - Speed, Technique and Tuning

If you want to hit top speeds it’s not just about getting the best equipment, you need to make sure your basic technique and stance...

How To - Speed, Technique and Tuning
Videos

Daily Round-Up 10th September - Not Wiser

The biggest and most exciting news we have for you today is definitely that Jono Dunnett has confirmed he’ll be completing his Windsurf Round Britain...

Daily Round-Up 10th September - Not Wiser
Videos

Windsurf Round Britain - The Final Leg

After an amazing few months Jono Dunnett is finally nearing the end of his incredible mission to windsurf round Britain! It certainly seems that there...

Windsurf Round Britain - The Final Leg