Amy Carter

Amy Carter

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

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Videos

What Is Aussie Kiss?

Bristol Uni try to answer this very question with their feature length video from the weekend’s action… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qj42j9YTaXE&list=UU-vAAYOlTZydfCK35x5yXfg

What Is Aussie Kiss?
Features

Video: Ladies, Ams and Masters Sending It At BWA Cornwall

What’s hardcore, inspiring and even better than the footage of the pro fleet from BWA Cornwall? The Boards video of the masters, amateurs and women...

Video: Ladies, Ams and Masters Sending It At BWA Cornwall
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NWF Secured for 3 More Years

Havant Borough Council have made the fantastic decision to agree to the proposal, from organiser Allan Cross, to hold the National Watersports Festival at Hayling...

NWF Secured for 3 More Years
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UKWA Freestyle Series Finishes in Style

Last weekend hoards of freestyles descended upon a very, very windy Weymouth for the final event in the UKWA freestyle tour. A close fought battle...

UKWA Freestyle Series Finishes in Style
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Phil Horrocks, by Jamie Hancock

Another incredible BWA Cornwall video, this time from last year’s champion, Jamie Hancock, to the new top man in the UK, Phil Horrocks.  http://vimeo.com/78645250 Cornwall from jamie...

Phil Horrocks, by Jamie Hancock
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Gallery: Bonkers Sailing at Boardwise Demo

Everyone took to the water in one way or another at the weekend, and over in Aberdovey the troops turned out for another successful, and...

Gallery: Bonkers Sailing at Boardwise Demo
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Gallery: Freestyle Finals in 50 Knots!

There are a lot of photos around from the weekend action at various events across the UK, here’s a few of our favourites from the...

Gallery: Freestyle Finals in 50 Knots!
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Sims Beats van Broeckhoven

UK freestyler Adam Sims has been focusing on the international scene for the most part of this year with most of his success in the...

Sims Beats van Broeckhoven
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3 Weeks in Mauritius

Flat water blasting in the lagoon or small, medium and large waves to suit…… it must be Mauritius! Simon Bornhoft and his WINDWISE clients have...

3 Weeks in Mauritius
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Oscar Carmichael - 2013 Freestyle Champion

Congratulations to Oscar Carmichael who has been crowned 2013 british freestyle champion! More info coming very soon…

Oscar Carmichael - 2013 Freestyle Champion
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Spring Break in WA...It's Massive

Whilst we are all preparing for winter, down in Western Australia things are just starting to pick up as summer is around the corner. One...

Spring Break in WA...It's Massive
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Final Irish Slalom Goes With A Bang

It was another windy weekend for the Irish Slalom series, and here’s a quick update from the latest and final event, which was held in...

Final Irish Slalom Goes With A Bang
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Aussie Kiss XII - Who Survived!?!

The summer is over, the nights are drawing in, it’s getting colder and it’s getting windier. This can mean one thing only: it’s time to...

Aussie Kiss XII - Who Survived!?!
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Siver and Browne Take the Titles

After a truly epic JP Aloha Classic, two champions have been crowned. Levi Siver has taken then event win ahead of the young Bernd Roediger, who...

Siver and Browne Take the Titles
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Around Holland with Sarah-Quita

The six time freestyle world champion from Aruba now resides in Holland, SQ takes us on a tour of her adoptive home and shows just...

Around Holland with Sarah-Quita
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Brits in Maui - Skyeboy, Ready To Face The Challenge

Only two Brits have made it over to the JP Aloha Classic, Robby Swift and John Skye; Boards catches up with Skye (and Swift) ahead...

Brits in Maui - Skyeboy, Ready To Face The Challenge
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Brits in Maui - Swift Set To Charge In The Double

Only two Brits have made it over to the JP Aloha Classic, Robby Swift and John Skye; Boards catches up with Swift ahead of the...

Brits in Maui - Swift Set To Charge In The Double
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No, We Haven't Forgotten About Mr Horrocks

We’re trying to give all the champions and stand out riders from this year’s BWA contests some air time on Boards, so you might be...

No, We Haven't Forgotten About Mr Horrocks
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Rookie's Eye View

There’s a lot of post BWA words spinning around right now, but this update we spotted on Facebook from rookie amateur competitor, Matt Cude is...

Rookie's Eye View
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Champions Talk: Emile Kott

Emile Kott, BWA Cornwall amateur champion: …everything from bolt-onshore Marazion mush to scary mast high walls, breaking top to bottom on the sandbar at the Bluff. “It...

Champions Talk: Emile Kott
People

2013 Champions: Justyna Sniady

It’s ladies day today here on Boards, after catching up with BWA Cornwall champion Debbie Kennedy, it’s time to have a few words from the...

2013 Champions: Justyna Sniady
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Champions Talk: Debbie Kennedy

Debbie Kennedy, women’s BWA Cornwall Champion: “Another amazing BWA Cornwall Wave Classic, I feel so proud when when my local spots deliver the conditions and...

Champions Talk: Debbie Kennedy
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Siver and Seadi on Fire

In an extraordinary single elimination Levi Siver has claimed victory in the single elimination of the JP Aloha Classic. Siver snatched victory from Seadi in...

Siver and Seadi on Fire
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The Big Storm

Whilst the BWA event took place down in Cornwall (check out all the info here), the biggest storm in 26 years hit the UK and...

The Big Storm