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

YES - Windsurfing!

Waltham Abbey-based Fishers Green Sailing Club is now offering a unique programme of water sport activity days – thanks to a new partnership with leading...

YES - Windsurfing!
Videos

Podium Finish In Sight for Wilson

Another day of racing over at the Techno Worlds, another video and some incredible results for the British racers! Top Brit at the moment is...

Podium Finish In Sight for Wilson
News

Win 10 Tushingham T-Shirts!

This Saturday the 3rd of August, Dave Hackford and Starboard/Tushingham will be attending the opening of Juice Boardsports. The first 10 customers through the door...

Win 10 Tushingham T-Shirts!
Technique

3 Easy Steps To Becoming A 'Real' Windsurfer

You’ve got your RYA Start Windsurfing qualification in the bag or you may have simply just done a few sessions with an instructor mate who...

3 Easy Steps To Becoming A 'Real' Windsurfer
Product

3 of the Best NEW Freeride Boards

All new from JP Australia! Which of their freeride range looks like it could be for you? From fun to a little more speed, these...

3 of the Best NEW Freeride Boards
News

Dempsey to Battle Kiter and Sailors to be Crowned Fastest at Cowes

Dempsey to take on kiter, moth and open 60 in the ultimate battle of speed! Can Dempsey win the crown for windsurfing? On Monday 5th August,...

Dempsey to Battle Kiter and Sailors to be Crowned Fastest at Cowes
News

Deal of the Day: 25% Off Goya and Quatro!

Make the most of the rest of the summer with some fantastic offers to get you out on the water with some of the World’s...

Deal of the Day: 25% Off Goya and Quatro!
Videos

More Wind!

Day two of racing at the Techno World Championships sees the conditions improve slightly as all the kids continue to take to water to battle...

More Wind!
News

Puravida Weymouth Demo This Weekend

THIS COMING WEEKEND (3rd & 4th August) Puravida @ Weymouth Watersports in Weymouth (Ferry Bridge) will be hosting an ‘ALL-SPORTS’ demo with RRD. It’s FREE to...

Puravida Weymouth Demo This Weekend
News

From Excited to Punished in One Wave

This story is shamelessly and completely stolen from Clyde Waite and his Windsurf Britain blog, why? Because it is absolutely hilarious and we had to...

From Excited to Punished in One Wave
Videos

Acton Ups His Game, Ready for Next UKWA

It’s not just the pro riders that are taking to Fuerteventura to practice their freestyle, a UKWA regular Ollie Acton was joined by Georgie Hepburn...

Acton Ups His Game, Ready for Next UKWA
News

Congratulations, Meet Baby Horrocks!

Massive congratulations from all of the Boards team goes out to Phil Horrocks and Maike Sakschewski, who have brought a very gorgeous little girl into the...

Congratulations, Meet Baby Horrocks!
Videos

Meet the Kids

Top techno racers from around the world took on the first day of racing for the Techno Worlds, where each fleet managed an impressive 3...

Meet the Kids
News

Sail Like A Pro

Has watching all the recent action from the PWA Fuerteventura over on our sister site Boardseeker inspired you? Do you want to progress your freestyle...

Sail Like A Pro
Features

5 Ways YOU Can Guarantee A Windy Summer

Yes people, we can make it windy. Well, we might not be able to 100% guarantee that these 5 steps will lead to more wind...

5 Ways YOU Can Guarantee A Windy Summer
News

How To Windsurf Upside Down

As we mentioned yesterday it’s been a windy weekend in many part of the UK and the weather has certainly taken a little turn. Boards...

How To Windsurf Upside Down
Videos

British Domination?

The Techno World Championships have kicked off over in Poland. There are hundreds of young competitors from around the world that had come together to...

British Domination?
Videos

Crash, Crash, Crash, Crash - YES!

Crashing is all part of the learning process and the Irish boys certainly know how to throw themselves into a move or two. Check this...

Crash, Crash, Crash, Crash - YES!
Technique

5 Steps To Dial in Your Freeride Machine

Summer is freeride heaven, light(ish!) summer breezes means more often than not we’re looking at sun-planing or big kit weather. As long as we can...

5 Steps To Dial in Your Freeride Machine
Videos

Video: 100 Forward Loops - Dare to Watch The Eye Watering Action?

A few weeks ago Jamie Drummond took to the waters of Vassiliki to spin round 100 loops for cancer research. Boards has already covered the...

Video: 100 Forward Loops - Dare to Watch The Eye Watering Action?
News

Deal of the Day: ION Element Summer Suit Price Dropped

Wet n Dry Boardsports have added the ION Element SS 3.2mm summer steamer (Small) to their latest offers. Reduced from £119.99 to 89.99 this is the...

Deal of the Day: ION Element Summer Suit Price Dropped
News

A Good Windsurfing Weekend?

The UK has been bathed in sunshine for the past couple of weeks, whilst the moaning from many now starts as in some parts the...

A Good Windsurfing Weekend?
News

Best of the Brits in Fuerte

The PWA Fuerteventura event has come to a close with Jose ‘Gollito’ Estredo taking top honours in the men and Sarah-Quita Offringa reigning supreme in...

Best of the Brits in Fuerte
News

Deal of the Day: Goya and Gaastra Prices Slashed

4Boards have some fantastic sale items at the moment including a Goya Twin fin 89 litre, Gaastra and Vandal sails and much more. With savings...

Deal of the Day: Goya and Gaastra Prices Slashed