Amy Carter

Amy Carter

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

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Full Speed Ahead

Puravida Boardriders are pleased to announce Weymouth young gun and BSA Junior Slalom Champion Tom Wells will be riding Tushingham and Starboard in his quest...

Full Speed Ahead
Videos

2013 Formula Worlds

It’s been confirmed that the Formula World Championships will take place this year in Croatia, from the 8th to 13th July.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hOKK4BpAsd0 The venue is well known...

2013 Formula Worlds
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Sunday Sessions

Phil and Danielle from GetWindsurfing introduce their Sunday Sessions, a great way to learn and sail with others at Hayling Island this year. What are the...

Sunday Sessions
News

SWA Does Pondlife

This weekend hoards of students descended on a very, very cold Nottingham for the annual Pondlife event. Boards will have  a full report very soon,...

SWA Does Pondlife
News

Adam Lewis is Actually....

We’ll let you answer the open question in the comments below….this video however is pretty epic, Adam goes big as always in the recent hardcore...

Adam Lewis is Actually....
People

The Kielder Kestrels

This month we are profiling new kids on the block; the Team15 (T15) Kielder Kestrels. Team Coach Brian Coates, tells us how they formed, why...

The Kielder Kestrels
News

West Wittering Open for Action!

West Wittering Windsurf Club has just reopened at the beginning of March lots of new toys have just been delivered for the EZZY RRD Test...

West Wittering Open for Action!
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Loco SUP on Location in the Scottish Highlands

Windsurfer turned SUPer, Doug has been exploring the Scottish Highlands and coming back with some incredible images. It still winter in the west coast of Scotland  Judging...

Loco SUP on Location in the Scottish Highlands
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Dahab Freestyling

Scott Perry and friends have been out in Dahab, the wind has been blowing and they’ve all been pulling off some pretty impressive moves as...

Dahab Freestyling
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SWA Wave Finals

Cover the Cake present this awesome little video from the recent SWA wave finals. It maybe light winds, but some good swell came through and...

SWA Wave Finals
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Club Vass Speed Week 2013

Speed Week 25 Year Special – w/c 7th July 2013 Top Coaches and Guests As it’s our 25th year, we’re making Speed Week extra special this year. Join the...

Club Vass Speed Week 2013
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Dempsey World Champion, Shaw Takes Silver.

Massive congratulations to Nick Dempsey for winning gold and Bryony Shaw for taking silver at the world championships in Brazil.    Dempsey writes windsurfing Worlds history –...

Dempsey World Champion, Shaw Takes Silver.
People

A Coaches View - Dom Tidey

Back in the summer of 2012 the RYA’s Emma Slater caught up with coach to Olympian Bryony Shaw, Dom Tidey.  As Bryony (and Nick) put...

A Coaches View - Dom Tidey
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Steve Gibson Winter Sessions

Steve Gibson takes to the water in Fuerteventura and it looks like they’ve been having some pretty good conditions this winter. Both tacks, big waves...

Steve Gibson Winter Sessions
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The BSA is Coming!

The first event of the BSA (British Slalom Association) is just around the corner, will you be there?

The BSA is Coming!
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Offshore Medano Bay

El Medano is known for bringing some different conditions outside of their normal super strong summer winds. A great south wind day finally hit a...

Offshore Medano Bay
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Starboard and Tushingham Speed / Slalom Demo Centre

The OTC powered by Puravida Boardriders has teamed up with Tushingham and Starboard to offer you the unique opportunity to test all the latest Speed...

Starboard and Tushingham Speed / Slalom Demo Centre
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Congratulations!

We have now picked the winner – Simon has won a helicopter ride and windsurf lesson with Chris Murray courtesy of Adventure Events. Check out...

Congratulations!
Travel

All About Nidri - A Travel Factfile

In 2013 Ocean Elements will open the doors to their brand new watersports centre in Nidri, a stones throw from their other Vassiliki centre. Boards...

All About Nidri - A Travel Factfile
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Quatro and Goya Demo

On the 1st of June Quiver windsurfing school are hosting a Goya and Quatro demo, with fresh, new 2013 gear for you to try! Contact...

Quatro and Goya Demo
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TWS Girls Camp

The TWS, the windsurf and test centre in Tenerife is running two special women’s camps this year with the first one only a few weeks...

TWS Girls Camp
Features

SWA Monthly: In The Balance

Duncan Dumbreck joins Boards for his next installment of SWA Monthly… You’ve not heard from me for a couple of months (since I arrived back from...

SWA Monthly: In The Balance
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Video: Neilson HQ do the Harlem Shake

We haven’t spotted any windsurfing Harlem shakes yet, have you? For those that don’t know the Harlem shake is the latest viral video craze, featuring...

Video: Neilson HQ do the Harlem Shake
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Video: Air Time

Bernd Roediger had an impressive year in 2012, winning the Maui AWT event ahead of Kevin Pritchard. He has since been to the Marshall Islands,...

Video: Air Time