Amy Carter

Amy Carter

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

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Features

Magical Maza

Steve King reports from more magical conditions in the South West last week… Do you want to report on your local spot delivering the goods? If...

Magical Maza
Videos

How To: Stalled Forward

Got your forwards sorted? And want to make them bigger, higher and a lot more impressive? Of course you do! Going for a stalled forward is...

How To: Stalled Forward
News

Windsurfer Found Dead In Tenerife

Our sources have informed us that sadly, the body of the missing British windsurfer has been found off the coast of Punta Rasca. Our thoughts...

Windsurfer Found Dead In Tenerife
News

Half Price Masts

Boardwise have a new mega deal! Want a new sail and mast? With the new Boardwise deal if you purchase a Rock or Storm you will...

Half Price Masts
Videos

Windsurfing Storm Chase on Channel 4

Last night Channel 4 aired ‘The Floods That Foiled New Year: Caught On Camera’, which featured the incredible windsurfing from the Cornwall leg of the...

Windsurfing Storm Chase on Channel 4
Videos

Bye Bye Boom!

Hilarious clip from RC Olsen! Slow motion boom breakage, we’ve watched it at least 10 times already here in the Boards office! // Post by Rc Olsen.

Bye Bye Boom!
News

Carve Gybe Training Camp This Weekend

Want to finally nail your carve gybes? There’s some coaching this weekend in Weymouth, that might just help… Ah, the carve gybe … the ‘blue ribbon’...

Carve Gybe Training Camp This Weekend
Videos

Viewer's Videos: Sara Kellett

Sara Kellett is a young, up and coming wave sailor from the UK already proving she has the skills to take on the best of...

Viewer's Videos: Sara Kellett
News

Vassiliki Job Opportunity

Want to work at one of the best summer windsurfing destinations? Ocean Elements in Vassiliki are recruiting for an operations manager, have a read below...

Vassiliki Job Opportunity
News

Starboard Carve for Under £600!

Want a brand new Starboard Carve? Boardwise are offering the 2011 version of this board from just £599! The Starboard Carve is one of the most...

Starboard Carve for Under £600!
Videos

Which Freeride Skills Should I Improve?

Simon Bornhoft recently helped a group of windsurfers improve their skills over in Margarita; from gaining control to learning to duck gybe, they covered it...

Which Freeride Skills Should I Improve?
People

The Best Is Yet To Come - Adam Lewis

Adam Lewis has already proved himself as a worthy competitor on both the BWA and PWA tours, with his recent move to the Fanatic/NorthSails international...

The Best Is Yet To Come - Adam Lewis
Videos

Explore Japan

Want to find a new, slightly different, windsurfing location for your next trip? The Boards travel guide offers an insight into both the most well known...

Explore Japan
Videos

What's Your Top Speed?

We all want to go fast… but just have fast can you go? This video of Jacques van der Hout tracks his speed as his hits a...

What's Your Top Speed?
News

Deals Of The Week - Rocket Just £899!

Our first deal this week is an unbelievable price on the Tabou Rocket, from 4Boards. Looking for a freeride board that is easy to use and...

Deals Of The Week - Rocket Just £899!
Videos

Geoff Hautman - Big Crashes and First Loop

There hasn’t been a better windsurfing winter here in the UK for a long time and masters BWA competitor has taken advantage of this, getting...

Geoff Hautman - Big Crashes and First Loop
Product

Brand New Gear in Stock NOW!

Some brand new equipment has landed at Robin Hood Watersports! “2014 JP and NeilPryde kit has landed, and it looks pretty classy I must say. What...

Brand New Gear in Stock NOW!
News

3 Ways To Improve Your Wavesailing

Want to improve your wave skills?WINDWISE WAVE SPECIALS Inspired by the recent wind, waves and Red Bull Storm chaser in Cornwall and want to enhance your...

3 Ways To Improve Your Wavesailing
News

Tune It Up on 5th April

The LWA announce their next race training at Oxford sailing club on the 5th of April.

Tune It Up on 5th April
News

Scottish Windfest - On Hold For 2014

Some sad news has reached the Boards office, there will be no Scottish Windfest taking place this year; however, the team have promised to be...

Scottish Windfest - On Hold For 2014
Videos

Coaching with the Champion - Increase Your Speed

Want to blast past your mates? Make your planing gybes? Or win the next local slalom race? UK champion and PWA racer Ross Williams now also...

Coaching with the Champion - Increase Your Speed
Videos

Pip Pardoe On A Comeback

A while ago we showed you the ‘Return of Pip Pardoe‘, as former UKWA wave and freestyle competitor Pip Pardoe got back into windsurfing in...

Pip Pardoe On A Comeback
Technique

9 Ways To Spice Up Your Windsurfing

Do you feel like you are stuck in a rut with your windsurfing? Have you fallen into the routine of heading to the same spot, with...

9 Ways To Spice Up Your Windsurfing
News

Stars to Turn Out for NWF Junior

It looks like NWF Junior, which takes place on the 3rd – 4th May, will be supporting by a who’s who of British windsurfing… The National...

Stars to Turn Out for NWF Junior