Amy Carter

Amy Carter

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

Recent Articles By Amy

Technique

Taty Frans - A Guide To Going Fast

At the first PWA event of the season in Costa Brava there some predictable and some surprising results (catch up with more from the event...

Taty Frans - A Guide To Going Fast
News

Superstars at the AWT - Macaulay Reports

The tradition of ‘Brits’, or rather UK based riders, heading across to America to take part in the AWT continues this year as Dan Macaulay...

Superstars at the AWT - Macaulay Reports
Videos

Koster - Then and Now

An incredible new short video from the former World Champion, Philip Koster… with a bonus of some old school footage at the start!http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kRnuVErBN_0

Koster - Then and Now
News

Test Latest Equipment

The Tenerife Windsurf Solution in El Medano have recently launched a brand new, all singing, all dancing website – you can check it out here. Not...

Test Latest Equipment
News

Staff Wanted!

Want to work in windsurfing this summer?  Bray Lake Watersports are looking for a beginner/intermediate windsurfing instructor, for short or long season, with the possibility of a...

Staff Wanted!
News

Team Powell Charity Ride

On the 13th of July an ‘eclectic’ mix of people, including A LOT of windsurfers will be leaving the sea and sitting on a saddle...

Team Powell Charity Ride
News

Bray, Dale and Beyond

Being part of a windsurfing club adds a whole new dimension to the sport, taking it from a fun sport to do on your own,...

Bray, Dale and Beyond
News

Boardwise Aberdovey Demo Success

On the weekend of the 31st May hundreds of windsurfers headed to Aberdovey to be part of the Boardwise demo and UKWA slalom racing. One...

Boardwise Aberdovey Demo Success
Product

Ride Like Teboul

Quatro KT reduced from £1475 to £1099! Yup, that’s right a saving of almost £400 on one of the most popular wave boards around. Full...

Ride Like Teboul
Videos

Learn in Style

When the sunshines and the wind is light don’t avoid the water. This is the perfect opportunity to get friends and family on a board...

Learn in Style
Videos

For The Love Of Freeride

You would think that one of the world’s best windsurfers would only be excited when there were strong winds and killer waves. But it’s just...

For The Love Of Freeride
Videos

VIDEO - 1000 Windsurfers in Howling Winds

La Defi had record entrance numbers this year, with 1000 riders hitting the start line in the south of France. Check out this incredible video...

VIDEO - 1000 Windsurfers in Howling Winds
Travel

I Just Don't Care - Travel, Fear and Forecasts with Graham Ezzy

Last year Quatro rider Graham Ezzy journeyed to California with Kevin Pritchard, chasing a forecast and, as ever, searching for the perfect conditions. Here we follow...

I Just Don't Care - Travel, Fear and Forecasts with Graham Ezzy
Videos

Part One + 5 Reasons To Get Excited For Pozo

The first stop on the PWA world wave tour is just a month away and things are starting to get fired up, with many of...

Part One + 5 Reasons To Get Excited For Pozo
News

NWF 2014 - Countdown To Registration

NWF 2014, entry almost open! You can find out all the NWF news right here on Boards. .. On the 1st June this years online entry...

NWF 2014 - Countdown To Registration
News

Youngest Ever Windsurfer!?

This photo got posted to our Boards facebook by Al Occleshaw yesterday and we loved it so much we have to re-post. Make sure you look...

Youngest Ever Windsurfer!?
News

Windfest on Tour in 2014

The Scottish Windfest is on tour in 2014! This means festival events across Scotland for windsurfers and more to get involved in through the summer....

Windfest on Tour in 2014
News

Marathon Record Smashed

The latest race in the UKWA inland series was hosted at Rutland water, with a great weekend of racing and Ross Williams’ marathon record smashed!  Full...

Marathon Record Smashed
News

Windsurf for a Fiver

Want to learn to windsurf? Or introduce a friend or family member to the sport? Down in Weymouth on the 1st of June the OTC are...

Windsurf for a Fiver
News

Boardwise Blowout

Want some new windsurfing equipment this summer? But cant afford brand new top of the range? Boardwise have the answer. A huge range of their...

Boardwise Blowout
News

Cash Prizes for UK Windsurf Stunt Off

Want to go big, and win £££ for landing (or bailing) from a massive jump or trick? The on-forecast windsurf stunt off coming to Hove...

Cash Prizes for UK Windsurf Stunt Off
News

The Windsurf Girl

One for the ladies, the ultimate windsurf chick lit is here… The Windsurf Girl.  Written by Margaret Meadowcrowft, owner of Rye Watersports, this is a seductive...

The Windsurf Girl
News

Massive Summer Windsurfing Party

On June 14th GetWindsurfing are hosting on big windsurfing summer party: a day on the water at Hayling Island, coaching, friends and fun, followed by...

Massive Summer Windsurfing Party
Videos

Insane Near Miss - Cliff Jumper + Windsurfer

What an idiot! Can’t really think of a better way to describe this man who intentionally jumps off a cliff into the path of this windsurfer....

Insane Near Miss - Cliff Jumper + Windsurfer