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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How To Choose Your Next Freeride Board

Choosing a freeride board is very tricky, with a whole host of options on the market it’s sometimes hard to know which will be the...

How To Choose Your Next Freeride Board
News

Aussie Kiss 12 - Are You Ready?

Aussie Kiss 12 is just around the corner and this year the theme is ‘The Twelve Members of the Jury: Legal Systems’; we found out...

Aussie Kiss 12 - Are You Ready?
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The Edge of The Ocean

A somewhat dreamy video here, with some spellbinding slow motion moments. We’re not sure who it is, or even where, if anyone knows please comment...

The Edge of The Ocean
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Windsurf The Wash - This Weekend

After two years of planning it looks like Windsurf the Wash will finally take place this weekend, organiser Quayside Windsurfers have released the following information: “Well...

Windsurf The Wash - This Weekend
Product

Fanatic Release 2014 Freeride Range

Fanatic release their 2014 range of freeride boards, which contains something for everyone. Check out the overview here, there will be more info coming very...

Fanatic Release 2014 Freeride Range
Features

A Maiden Voyage

The excitement of a new board or sail arriving never gets old. It doesn’t matter if you’ve been windsurfing for 1 or 25 years, unwrapping...

A Maiden Voyage
Product

Harty on the Kode

Peter Hart has been over in Ireland putting his Kode through its paces, but what does the guru think of his new board? Donegal, as usual,...

Harty on the Kode
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Goya/Quatro Give Away!

With the all new 2014 Goya / Quatro board range arriving in the UK this week Zero Gravity, the UK importer, is celebrating by giving...

Goya/Quatro Give Away!
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Weekend Getaway to El Medano?

Albert Pijoan journeyed to El Medano for one weekend in August. The waves weren’t big, but it just shows you can still rip on any...

Weekend Getaway to El Medano?
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Do Not Fear, The SWA Are Here

Students, it’s that time again. You are back at uni loving life again, in the middle of the freshers blur, or preparing to head back...

Do Not Fear, The SWA Are Here
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Cracking Donegal

Phil and Danielle of get windsurfing have just had an amazing time coaching in the North West of Ireland, but now how big plans for...

Cracking Donegal
Features

Want to work for Boards? We are hiring!

An opportunity has arisen to join the windsurfing team at Factory Media, working as a Sales Executive across Boards and Boardseeker. Interested? All the details...

Want to work for Boards? We are hiring!
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5 Reasons It's Better Together

Tandem windsurfing is A LOT of fun…have you ever tried it? If not, why not? Here’s five reasons why you should. (If you don’t know...

5 Reasons It's Better Together
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GCSE Windsurfing

Did you know that you can study windsurfing as part of your GCSEs? Charlie (pictured below) may not be the first to use windsurfing as...

GCSE Windsurfing
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Classic Tiree

The Tiree Wave Classic will take place from the 12th to the 18th of October on the small Scottish Island. The UK’s best and more...

Classic Tiree
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Deal of the Day: Get The Kids Windsurfing

Did your kids get out on the water at the weekend? Are they already loving windsurfing and other watersports, or is it time to introduce...

Deal of the Day: Get The Kids Windsurfing
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Hancock Saved By Peter Andre

One Brit missing from the recent PWA action has been Jamie Hancock. Like Swift (read all about Swift’s recovery and performance in Klitmoller here), Jamie...

Hancock Saved By Peter Andre
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The Secret To A Perfect Gybe

This video has been around for a little while, but if you haven’t seen it (or even if you have!) take a look because it...

The Secret To A Perfect Gybe
People

A Swift Recovery

PWA Klitmoller was a massive success, with four British riders finishing inside the top ten. Without a doubt the most incredible of these performances was...

A Swift Recovery
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The Magheroarty Classic

The Magheroarty Classic took place this weekend, on the North West coast of Ireland. The organisers announce the winners and give thanks to all those...

The Magheroarty Classic
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How To Get A Smooth Carve Gybe

Colin ‘Whippy’ Dixon and Marco ‘Dancer’ Wedele continue their UK tour, this time heading to Datchet (near London). Do you want to improve your advanced windsurfing...

How To Get A Smooth Carve Gybe
News

Deal of the Day: Escape to Dahab

Deal of the day today goes to Club Dahab, who have announced some fantastic savings until the end of October. Want to know more about Lizzie...

Deal of the Day: Escape to Dahab
Features

Music To Windsurf By, Part Two

Windsurfing’s not just about the sport, it’s about the lifestyle… We’re sure most of you have heard that good old motto before and, cheesy as it...

Music To Windsurf By, Part Two
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Observe the Coolness

Of Jamie Drummond in Vassiliki. Flat waters, lots of wind and even more freestyle tricks from one of the UK’s finest freestylers. Want to improve your...

Observe the Coolness