Amy Carter

Amy Carter

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

Recent Articles By Amy

News

Warning: Sewage and Dead Rats on Hayling Beach

It has come to our attention that there has been some rather unsightly, smelly and generally disgusting waste washes up on Hayling Island. The BBC...

Warning: Sewage and Dead Rats on Hayling Beach
Videos

Brawzinho Had A Mini Bic!

Last year Marcilio ‘Brawzinho’ Browne made his childhood dreams come true by winning his first wave world title. This awesome video charts his life and...

Brawzinho Had A Mini Bic!
Features

Calling All Youth Windsurfers - New NWF Junior

After the incredible success of NWF for many years, organiser Al Cross is branching out to provide a kids only festival event, too! Taking place...

Calling All Youth Windsurfers - New NWF Junior
News

Hayling Island, The Place To Be

Hayling Island is the place to be if you want to improve your windsurfing skills this year. Simon Bornhoft is running a whole range of...

Hayling Island, The Place To Be
News

Change of Date - BWA Tiree

The BWA event in Tiree will now start one day later for all fleets (except the pro division) to allow more competitors to make the...

Change of Date - BWA Tiree
Videos

South Devon Delivers

Another viewer’s video for this Monday morning, showing just how well you can film yourself even when others aren’t willing! This was sent in by Christine...

South Devon Delivers
Videos

Eastbourne Goes Extreme

Nothing like starting a Monday morning with a great viewers video… This one has come in from Mark Reed and was filmed at Cooden Beach Park, in Eastbourne last...

Eastbourne Goes Extreme
Videos

How To Film Yourself

Want to get some footage of yourself windsurfing, but can’t bribe a friend or family member to spend hours on the beach holding a camera?...

How To Film Yourself
Videos

Brittany vs Hercules

There is still more great reader footage coming through from the incredible Hercules storm. This video is from Philippe Mesmeur, filmed in Brittany, France throughout December. http://vimeo.com/84740311 Philippe...

Brittany vs Hercules
News

Worst Windsurfing Injury of 2014 - New Update

Stef Hilder has taken to his blog again to update everyone on that horrific foot injury. It’s good to see things are at least on...

Worst Windsurfing Injury of 2014 - New Update
Videos

Ireland At Its Best

An awesome edit from the Magheroarty Classic that took place in Ireland last September, but this is no ordinary event video. At a full 12 and...

Ireland At Its Best
Videos

And They Were Northern Monkeys

In more SWA news today, we’ve finally got a glimpse at the Northern Monkey video! All the action from the event last year, it’s mainly...

And They Were Northern Monkeys
News

Fancy Something Different This Year?

One of the UK’s leading watersports shops, Robin Hood Watersports, are encouraging you to take to the seas for one of the biggest windsurfing races...

Fancy Something Different This Year?
News

Christmas Break Madness

The festive and new year periods have been busy ones on the water for many UK windsurfers, especially with the truly incredible winds that have...

Christmas Break Madness
News

Hayling Is Like Hawaii

The round Hayling Island race is always something to look forward to and this year it will kick off on Friday 18th April. “This year ROUND...

Hayling Is Like Hawaii
News

Tragedy Leads To New Watersports Opportunities

A tragedy sparks a new bursary for young people in watersports. A bursary set up in honour of a talented watersports instructor and newly qualified RYA...

Tragedy Leads To New Watersports Opportunities
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Deal of the Day: Massive Savings on Tabou Boards

Want to save 35% off the price of a brand new Tabou board? Boardwise are offering a great deal on a range of Tabou boards,...

Deal of the Day: Massive Savings on Tabou Boards
News

Save Windsurfing in Lanzarote

Whilst things are looking up for windsurfing in Gran Canaria, it has now come to our attention that beaches in Lanzarote are having the same...

Save Windsurfing in Lanzarote
News

Fast Track Your Skills in 2014

Want to improve your skills in 2014? A key way to progress your windsurfing is of course to go along to a coaching day or weekend...

Fast Track Your Skills in 2014
News

Help Save Windsurfing in Gran Canaria

Boards have caught up with John Skye to find out the latest news from Gran Canaria, where access to Vargas beach had been stopped.  “I don’t...

Help Save Windsurfing in Gran Canaria
Videos

Sam Latham, Storm Series

Sam Latham has put together a great compilation clip of his windsurfing over the last few months. At a variety of locations including Hamworthy, Shoreham, Worthing, Poole, Bournemouth, Gwithian, Kimeridge, and Weymouth. Sam...

Sam Latham, Storm Series
Travel

The Ultimate Winter Windsurfing Destination?

Cape Town is one of the most visited winter windsurfing spots for the Brits, so Boards has decided to catch up with a couple of...

The Ultimate Winter Windsurfing Destination?
Videos

Some Welsh Festive Fun

The festive fun videos just keep pouring in through January and we cannot get enough of the windsurfing storm action! This time with have another great...

Some Welsh Festive Fun
News

Save Up To £500 On New Slalom Board

Want a brand new super fast slalom board for the new year? Boardwise have a fantastic offers on a whole range of Starboard iSonics, that could...

Save Up To £500 On New Slalom Board