Amy Carter

Amy Carter

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

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Features

This Week On Boards

As we have a shiny new website we thought we would bring back the top news, plus our favourite features, and in a new format...

This Week On Boards
News

Ocean Elements Head of Operations - New Job Opportunity!

Fancy a summer in the sun? Ocean Elements are looking to appoint a new talented person as head of operation in Greece. Head of Operations Greece Alpine...

Ocean Elements Head of Operations - New Job Opportunity!
News

SUP Worlds - Update from Andre Le Geyt

Boards catches up with ISA SUP World Championship competitor Andre Le Geyt to see how he and the team are getting on in Peru.  Day 2  Day...

SUP Worlds - Update from Andre Le Geyt
News

Spring at OTC Puravida

It’s looking like a busy time ahead in Weymouth as the waters begin to warm. OTC Puravida are running coaching clinics, special demos and much...

Spring at OTC Puravida
Competitions

Competition: Win Helicopter Flight and Windsurf Lesson from Top UK Pro

Boards have teamed up with Adventure Events and their Cornwall Summer Events to offer an incredible competition for all readers.  Prize on offer: 12 Mile Thrill Seeker...

Competition: Win Helicopter Flight and Windsurf Lesson from Top UK Pro
People

Champions of 2012: Debbie Kennedy

Boards catches up with another title winner from 2012, this time the BWA women’s tour winner. A previous winner in 2010, Debbie Kennedy upped her...

Champions of 2012: Debbie Kennedy
News

Tri Service Freewave Championships

THE 2013 TRI SERVICE FREEWAVE CHAMPIONSHIPS will be held at Rhosneigr during the week of the 25th March to the 29th March. The event is in its 5th year...

Tri Service Freewave Championships
News

The WSC Van Journey - Part Six

Colin and Marco of WindSurf Coaching and GoPro with Colin and Marco are almost ready to embark on an epic Euro road trip, taking on...

The WSC Van Journey - Part Six
News

New Boards Website

As you can see the Boards website has been given a little bit of a facelift! We now have the features heading up the website,...

New Boards Website
News

Jem Hall Clinic Update

Come and get it! Break out from the cold and join Jem Hall in Marsa Alam, Egypt in two weeks time on March 13th –...

Jem Hall Clinic Update
People

A COACHES VIEW - BARRIE EDGINGTON

Back in the summer of 2012 the RYA’s Emma Slater caught up with RYA Olympic Development Squad Manager and coach to RS:X sailor Nick Dempsey...

A COACHES VIEW - BARRIE EDGINGTON
News

Another Man Down!

The Brits are pushing hard this winter and we’re seeing a fair few injuries because of this too. The latest comes in the form of...

Another Man Down!
News

Video: Black Team in El Medano

Point7 base themselves in El Medano, Tenerife over the winter period to make the most of the wide range of conditions on offer. The slalom...

Video: Black Team in El Medano
Travel

Brits Abroad: Tanya Saleh in Puerto Rico

Over the winter many of the UK’s windsurfers head to sunnier climes, but who’s going where and why? In this feature we will regularly catch...

Brits Abroad: Tanya Saleh in Puerto Rico
News

Video: Chile with Swift and Campello

In December 2012, Robby Swift was joined in Chile by team mate Ricardo Campello. As always both were pushing hard, with some gauging turns form...

Video: Chile with Swift and Campello
Technique

The Duck Gybe with Ant Baker

Top British slalom racer, Ant Baker, joins Boards to continue his video technique series this time looking at the all important duck gybe. http://mpora.com/videos/QSVVmzYwz Check out...

The Duck Gybe with Ant Baker
News

UNLIMITED FUN WITH THE JOKER

You want to get the maximum out of your holiday? You dream of spending as much time as possible on the water? You want to...

UNLIMITED FUN WITH THE JOKER
News

Proffitt's WA Training Diaries - Part Two

Proffitt is back to talk through that crash and how he is coping so far with a separated shoulder, one not to be missed as...

Proffitt's WA Training Diaries - Part Two
Technique

Freestyle Secrets: Part Two

Boards is joined by some of the UK’s top freestylers to guide you through the wonderful world of freestyle, from starting out, how and why...

Freestyle Secrets: Part Two
News

Video: Guernsey Windsurfers Join the Project

Project Windsurf UK is all about getting groups of windsurfers together and more involved in the sport, so it is fantastic to see that the...

Video: Guernsey Windsurfers Join the Project
News

Grab a Boardwise Bargain!

Further reductions now on the very popular 2012 Ezzy Cheetah, taking it from £550 all the way down to £450 with Boardwise.  Speed is the Ezzy...

Grab a Boardwise Bargain!
News

Ocean Elements Gearing up for 2013!

It’s not too long now, until the 2013 holiday seasons get underway in Europe and many of the centres are looking ahead to warm and...

Ocean Elements Gearing up for 2013!
Travel

Windsurf Coaching with Colin and Marco

Recently the Go Pro with Colin and Marco DVD hit shelves and has proved popular with many windsurfers looking to hone their skills, now Boards...

Windsurf Coaching with Colin and Marco
News

Pre Season Neilson Offers!

Neilson are currently running a great number of offers for packages to their premium beach clubs. You could take advantage of their £250 savings per...

Pre Season Neilson Offers!