Amy Carter

Amy Carter

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

Recent Articles By Amy

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A Few Waves in Maui

Sarah Bibby and Stef Hilder are mid way through their year of windsurfing adventures, and now Sarah brings you a few waves from their Maui...

A Few Waves in Maui
News

Moo's New Farm Shop

Moo Custom boards are growing in popularity, with more and more Brits getting their own perfect board. Now they’re 10 years old and celebrating in...

Moo's New Farm Shop
Videos

Exclusive Video - Boards at the BWA - Masters, Ladies and Amateurs Rhosneigr

Rhosneigr BWA produced some incredible competition for all fleets, here you can check out the video action from all the fleets (except the pros). There’s thrills,...

Exclusive Video - Boards at the BWA - Masters, Ladies and Amateurs Rhosneigr
Videos

Old Dog, New Tricks

The masters fleet at the BWA in Rhosneigr was full of over 40 ermmm over 40s! Local faces were joined by the usual top finishers,...

Old Dog, New Tricks
Videos

The Key To Slalom Success

The key to winning slalom races, whatever your level, is training. Tuning your gear, nailing your starts, perfecting the gybes and getting every ounce of...

The Key To Slalom Success
News

New Windsurfing Job Opportunity

JOB OPPORTUNITY Working at the UK’s premier windsurf store: Robin Hood Watersports. Mainly sales orientated, some teaching options but this is not the priority. Knowledge and enthusiasm for...

New Windsurfing Job Opportunity
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BWA Round Up

2014 BWA UK Tour roundup after 2 events, by BWA Chairman and Tour Director, Nigel  ‘Nacho’ Treacy.   1st Phil Horrocks (Gaastra, Tabou) 2nd  Ben Proffitt (Simmer, Simmer,...

BWA Round Up
News

Boardwise Aberdovey Demo 2014

Boardwise have announced that a demo will take place on the 31st May – 1st June, at Aberdovey, alongside the UKWA slalom racing. This is always...

Boardwise Aberdovey Demo 2014
Technique

3 Essential Speedsailing Tips

A handful of the UK’s best speedsailors are heading over to the Dunkerbeck Speed Challenge, which is a combined event with the European Speed Championships....

3 Essential Speedsailing Tips
News

Full Power for the IWA

After the wavesailors left the west coast, Ireland’s best slalom sailors descended upon Castlegregory for the next event in their racing tour. A great weekend’s...

Full Power for the IWA
News

Best Slalom Event in 25 Years?

Weymouth produced fantastic conditions for the last round of the British Slalom Association tour, Kevin Greenslade (GA Sails, Tabou, Spartan Wetsuits, F-hot Fins and Puravida...

Best Slalom Event in 25 Years?
Videos

Quick Tips To Improve Your Carve Gybe

The carve gybe is that windsurfing move that always proves tricky to perfect. Whether it’s getting around your first one, or planing out of every...

Quick Tips To Improve Your Carve Gybe
Technique

How To Inspire The Next Generation

When teaching kids to windsurf and introducing them to the sport it’s all about doing it the right way. The RYA join Boards to guide...

How To Inspire The Next Generation
UK Travel

3 Must Visit Windsurfing Spots

When you strike it lucky, the UK can have some of the most fantastic, and varied, conditions for getting out on the water, with some...

3 Must Visit Windsurfing Spots
News

Make Your Moves This Summer

Want to improve your skills this summer? This is how… MAKE YOUR MOVE WITH THE WINDWISE SUMMER TOUR! Simon Bornhoft has just announced his summer UK TOUR...

Make Your Moves This Summer
Features

BWA Ireland Full Results

Full elimination ladders from the double elimination at BWA Ireland.

BWA Ireland Full Results
News

Round The Island Racing

The Round Cobh Island race took place in Ireland on the 10th of May, with the countries best races coming together to attempt to break...

Round The Island Racing
News

Who's Going To Defi Wind 2014?

Defi Wind is the biggest windsurfing race on the planet, with an incredible amount of entrants every year. The best things about it? Anyone can...

Who's Going To Defi Wind 2014?
Videos

BWA Wales - Boardseeker Podcast

BWA Wales saw some incredible action for all fleets from the pros to the amateurs, ladies and masters. Boards and Boardseeker camera man Alfie Hart...

BWA Wales - Boardseeker Podcast
Features

BWA Ireland - Final Galleries

The final days of BWA Ireland produced some unexpected competition, with Ben Proffitt taking the win in the pro fleet, Mike Wand-Tetley in the amateurs,...

BWA Ireland - Final Galleries
News

Get The Attitude - New Sail Range To The UK

There’s a new sail range that have just appeared in the UK and you can test them out, courtesy of 4Boards.co.uk. “Have you got the right...

Get The Attitude - New Sail Range To The UK
Features

BWA Ireland - Live from Day Five Competition is On

16:16 – heats abandoned! 16:10 – the conditions here are looking a little less consistent, with light winds and less set waves coming through. The double...

BWA Ireland - Live from Day Five Competition is On
Features

BWA Ireland - Gallery Day Three

There might not have been any wind or competition on day three in Ireland, but there was still plenty of action for Simon Crowther to...

BWA Ireland - Gallery Day Three
Videos

Moulay Delivers

A new reader’s video has come through from Alex Dugan, IR177. It’s his first movie from a great trip to Moulay, awesome to see Alex...

Moulay Delivers