Amy Carter

Amy Carter

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

Recent Articles By Amy

Videos

VIDEO: Craig Wood Triple Amputee Windsurfing!

Last week Boards shared a little update from the most inspiring windsurfer we have ever seen, triple amputee Craig Wood. Now, you can see Craig...

VIDEO: Craig Wood Triple Amputee Windsurfing!
News

Something For the Kids This Weekend

There are many other events going on as well as the National Watersports Festival this weekend, the RYA and Lagoon Watersports are running an OnBoard...

Something For the Kids This Weekend
People

The Boards & SWA Most Awesome Person of the Year Awards - VOTE NOW!

The SWA is full of amazing people: hardcore windsurfers, crazy party animals and a lot of people that put in a lot of work to...

The Boards & SWA Most Awesome Person of the Year Awards - VOTE NOW!
News

Pwllheli Delivers

The UKWA have just returned from a busy weekend of racing in Pwllheli in north Wales, Louis Morris reports the highs and lows… The UKWA Cup...

Pwllheli Delivers
Videos

Jurassic Park

Jamie Hancock and friends score some incredible south coast conditions, taking to the cold waters of Kimmeridge to score some winter swell this video has...

Jurassic Park
News

Online Entry Closes Today!

NWF is fast approaching! THE event of the year takes place from this Friday 30th August over in Hayling Island and the only way to...

Online Entry Closes Today!
News

Explore and Learn in Tenerife

As our sister site Boardseeker recently reported, the testing season has been in full swing with our team heading to Tenerife to judge the latest...

Explore and Learn in Tenerife
People

WINDSURFING AND WEIGHT LOSS

Ali Yates joins Boards to explain how windsurfing can be a fantastic aid to weight loss, if you do it right. Ali has been a windsurfing...

WINDSURFING AND WEIGHT LOSS
Videos

Children of the Wind

The Children of the Wind is the story of three talented windsurfers from Bonaire that overcame difficulties to take on the world of professional windsurfing....

Children of the Wind
Videos

Below The Surface - Victor Fernandez

Below the  Surface will finally be released in just a few short weeks, and until then the team that are completing the movie for the...

Below The Surface - Victor Fernandez
News

GetWindsurfing in August

A quick update from Danielle and Phil of GetWindsurfing, it sounds like they’ve had a busy one!

GetWindsurfing in August
News

One Week To Go

This time next week thousands will be making their way to Hayling Island for the annual NWF (National Watersports Festival) event. If you haven’t got...

One Week To Go
News

Deal of the Day: Vandal Special Offer

For those that haven’t heard Vandal are the sail brand, from the same company as Gaastra and Tabou… a great range, and the even better...

Deal of the Day: Vandal Special Offer
News

Luck of the Irish

Last weekend the Irish Slalom Series took over a very windy Bantry, from the look of these pics they had some fantastic racing in the...

Luck of the Irish
People

Moritz Mauch - The Winner's Interview

A couple of weeks ago Boards launched ‘8 Riders Under 18 That Will Blow Your Mind’ (if you haven’t checked it out yet, do it now) in...

Moritz Mauch - The Winner's Interview
News

Pwllheli This Weekend - Everyone Welcome

The UKWA are journeying to Pwllheli this weekend for the next course racing event of the series. Boards caught up with regular competitor and (it seems!)...

Pwllheli This Weekend - Everyone Welcome
News

Cardiff Hosts Extreme Series - Be Part Of It

One of the biggest sailing events comes back to the UK, to Cardiff to be precise and windsurfing is involved yet again with some exciting...

Cardiff Hosts Extreme Series - Be Part Of It
News

Protect Your Head

Windsurfing isn’t a dangerous business, but it can be if you don’t really think about your personal safety. Things CAN and sometimes do go wrong,...

Protect Your Head
Videos

Radical Tasmania - Storm Chase Action Video

Late last night THE action clip of the year uploaded to the internet. Yes, we’re talking about the second video from the Red Bull Storm Chase...

Radical Tasmania - Storm Chase Action Video
Technique

How To Make The Corners and Overtake

Join BOARDS for the second part of our ‘Day at the Races’ with some of the world’s best slalom racers and some Cape Town locals...

How To Make The Corners and Overtake
News

Take 5 Minutes To Help Protect Our Waves

SAS (Surfers Against Sewage) are at it again, doing more and more to help protect our waves. This time they need five minutes of your...

Take 5 Minutes To Help Protect Our Waves
News

Deal of the Day: Clearance Board Bargains

Quayside Windsurfers have just added a number of boards in their clearance and specials offers sections, check out of favourites… Whether you’re looking for a freeride...

Deal of the Day: Clearance Board Bargains
Videos

Storm Chase Video - The Most Insane Windsurfing!

Footage from, quite simply, the most incredible day of windsurfing, ever. The Red Bull Storm Chase and Tasmania have truly delivered. Who’s ready to take on the...

Storm Chase Video - The Most Insane Windsurfing!
Technique

Learn To Slalom Race With The World's Best

What goes on tour stays on tour? Well, not in this case, as BOARDS asks some the PWA’s finest to spill the beans on what...

Learn To Slalom Race With The World's Best