Amy Carter

Amy Carter

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

Recent Articles By Amy

Technique

IS YOUR BODY WINDSURFING READY?

Some love winter windsurfing and the extreme conditions, whilst some are proudly fair weather windsurfers, choosing to head out when the waters warm and winds...

IS YOUR BODY WINDSURFING READY?
News

SURF'S UP FOR THE BWA TOUR WITH STENA LINE

After a very exciting start to the wave tour in 2012, the BWA Championships will kick off once again in North Wales at Rhosneigr beach...

SURF'S UP FOR THE BWA TOUR WITH STENA LINE
News

Stithians Diva Weekend 2013

Stithians Lake, part of the South West Lakes group, will again be hosting a women’s only windsurfing weekend for all levels of female windsurfer to...

Stithians Diva Weekend 2013
Videos

Student Windsurfing Nationals...Who's Your Money On?

Yup, it’s that time again. Thousands of students will soon descend upon the unsuspecting Calshot Activity Centre, for a weekend of hard fought windsurfing competition....

Student Windsurfing Nationals...Who's Your Money On?
Travel

Dahab Holidays… From a fiver a night!

There has never been a better time to visit Dahab. The water is already 24 degrees and the air temperature is 28. There is plenty...

Dahab Holidays… From a fiver a night!
News

Weendy Updated

WORLD’S FIRST CROWD-SOURCED WEATHER PLATFORM LAUNCHES UPDATED VERSION OF APP San Francisco, California, USA — April 24, 2013: As the world’s fastest-growing community-based weather network, Weendy is...

Weendy Updated
News

A Windsurfing/SUP Clinic for Beginners and Novice Water Enthusiasts in Maui

Attention non windsurfers… Friends, family and partners of water sport enthusiast. Matt Pritchard and Shawna Cropas are running a unique luxury water sports clinic for...

A Windsurfing/SUP Clinic for Beginners and Novice Water Enthusiasts in Maui
News

THE 2013 BWA UK WAVE TOUR ....21 days to start!

The start of the BWA UK Wave Championship is now only 21 days away. Make sure you check out the websites for all the info...

THE 2013 BWA UK WAVE TOUR ....21 days to start!
News

Peter Hart Clinic – 31st May, Weymouth

The OTC powered by Puravida are super pleased to announce that Peter Hart will be gracing the water (and mats) in front of the OTC...

Peter Hart Clinic – 31st May, Weymouth
People

Robby Naish Through The Ages

On the 23rd of April one of windsurfing’s all time greats, Robby Naish, celebrated his 50th birthday. Through the years Naish has gone from a...

Robby Naish Through The Ages
Videos

Sam Latham in Cornwall

North and Fanatic UK rider, Sam Latham, made a recent trip down to Cornwall to make the most of the conditions on offer. Windsurfing, surfing...

Sam Latham in Cornwall
Videos

Dany Bruch and the Black Box

Dany Bruch has been the driving force behind Starboard’s new light wind, real world wave board and here you can check out exactly what the...

Dany Bruch and the Black Box
News

Totnes to Dartmouth SUP Race

UK’s largest SUP race event, which saw 98 competitors paddle the 10mile distance from Totnes to Dartmouth in Devon, took place this weekend in fantastic...

Totnes to Dartmouth SUP Race
Videos

Sandy Clunas in Dahab

Sandy Clunas shows off some of his moves in his first video, filmed and produced in Dahab, Egypt. http://vimeo.com/64565796 Winter in Dahab from Sandy on Vimeo.

Sandy Clunas in Dahab
News

UKWA Round 1 Pitsford, Report from Louis Morris

Tushingham Team rider, Louis Morris, reports from the first course racing event of the season. Check out more about Louis here on the Tushingham website....

UKWA Round 1 Pitsford, Report from Louis Morris
News

Fanatic Coaching with Tom and Yoli

This year we have another two Fanatic Windsurfing Camps lined up for you at FBC KOS with our professionals Fanatic Pro Trainer Tom Brendt and...

Fanatic Coaching with Tom and Yoli
News

Is Defi still French?

Almost 700 entrants have registered so far for this, the 13th year of Defi Wind, a major windsurfing competition which takes place annually at Gruissan in...

Is Defi still French?
Features

Competition: Win One of Four Copies of Don't Let Go

The movie featuring Britain’s own Robby Swift has made a massive impact on the windsurfing world, including picking up an award from the PWA. Now...

Competition: Win One of Four Copies of Don't Let Go
Features

Rehab, The Windsurfer's Way

Injury. The word strikes fear into the mind of any sportsperson. In the grand scheme of sports, windsurfing lies somewhere in the middle ground with...

Rehab, The Windsurfer's Way
Features

2014 UK Windsurfing Calendar

The UK season is about to kick off with all manner of windsurfing events, get togethers, coaching weekend, demos, clinics and more springing up all...

2014 UK Windsurfing Calendar
Features

GETTING STARTED

“The thing that puts most people off windsurfing is they think it’s too difficult. Or they won’t be strong enough or are too old. But...

GETTING STARTED
Features

Looking Forward to the BSA 2013

With the first event of the BSA (British Slalom Association) kicking off this weekend at Hayling Island, Boards thought it would be the perfect time...

Looking Forward to the BSA 2013
News

Top Tips on Buying SUP Surf Board

Loco SUP share some if their top tips on what to look for if you’re venturing into the SUP surf world… 1) Don’t go too small...

Top Tips on Buying SUP Surf Board
News

Ultimate Day of SUP at Bray Lake

Bray Lake will be hosting the ultimate day of SUP next weekend, with equipment, star coaches and much much more. For more info head to...

Ultimate Day of SUP at Bray Lake