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

Daily Round-Up - Wednesday 24th June

As you probably know by now this month is all about the kids/juniors/youth windsurfers here on Boards. But, today we’re helping the youth look to...

Daily Round-Up - Wednesday 24th June
Features

How To Turn Your Love Of Windsurfing Into A Career

This month on Boards it’s all about the youth and the future stars of windsurfing, but as we all know you can’t stay a kid...

How To Turn Your Love Of Windsurfing Into A Career
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Is This The Coolest Job In The World?

Is this the coolest job in the world? We’re pretty sure it could be, but we’ll let you judge for yourselves… Will Draper is living the...

Is This The Coolest Job In The World?
News

Last Minute Holiday Deal - Greece 26th June

We’ve just received news of this great offer for a last minute windsurfing holiday to Greece. If you’re ready to leave in just a couple...

Last Minute Holiday Deal - Greece 26th June
News

Daily Round-Up - Tuesday 23rd June

As we all know windsurfing can be a frustrating sport sometimes, especially when you are looking for those ‘perfect’ conditions. Our advice? It’s hardly ever...

Daily Round-Up - Tuesday 23rd June
Videos

Proffitt's Pozo Training Diaries 2015 - Part Two

It’s time for part two of Ben Proffitt’s Pozo training diaries and it’s a good one, yet again! Our favourite part has to be at around...

Proffitt's Pozo Training Diaries 2015 - Part Two
News

Why We Love Demo Weekends

H20 Sports, Poole Demo Report

Why We Love Demo Weekends
Videos

The Youth Of Brandon Bay

The UK and Ireland has a whole host of up and coming talented riders, one of which is Ireland’s Finn Mellon. Here we catch up...

The Youth Of Brandon Bay
News

Morris Takes Fourth In The World!

2015 Ergo Hestia Raceboard World Championships – a full report from Louis Morris. Check out the full report from Louis and more in his Tushingham team...

Morris Takes Fourth In The World!
Videos

Proffitt's Pozo Training Diaries 2015 - Part One

Ben Proffitt is back with the 2015 Pozo Training Diaries, running down the action at this famous beach with three weeks to go until the...

Proffitt's Pozo Training Diaries 2015 - Part One
News

Daily Round-Up - Monday 22nd June

Happy Monday! We hope you all had a great weekend on or off the water. It certainly seems like a few of you have been...

Daily Round-Up - Monday 22nd June
Videos

Plan T With Thomas Traversa - A 25-Minute Movie

Most windsurfing videos that make their way online nowadays are short but action packed clips. Plan T, however, is a mammoth 25-minute look at the...

Plan T With Thomas Traversa - A 25-Minute Movie
People

Amado Vrieswijk - Why I Windsurf

Earlier in the week we caught up with young windsurfing star Maxime van Gent, for her advice on getting into windsurfing and more, now it’s...

Amado Vrieswijk - Why I Windsurf
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Daily Round-Up - Friday 19th June

Good morning and happy friday! We hope wherever you are you’ve got some sunshine too and preferably a bit of wind as well. Things might...

Daily Round-Up - Friday 19th June
How To

The Windsurfing Jargon Buster

The world of windsurfing jargon can be a confusing one, with newly invented moves and the latest lingo occasionally stumping even the best of us. Amy Chambers explains...

The Windsurfing Jargon Buster
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Daily Round-Up - Thursday 18th June

Firstly apologies for the lack of daily roundup yesterday, we were experiencing a few technical problems, but we’re all sorted now. As we move into summer...

Daily Round-Up - Thursday 18th June
Features

The Importance Of Junior Sails - What and Why

With windsurfing equipment becoming lighter and more refined over the years you would be excused in believing there is no need for specific junior sails...

The Importance Of Junior Sails - What and Why
Videos

Learn To Windsurf With Roxy

Kids windsurfing tips – by kids, for kids! Windsurfing isn’t always easy but it is a fun and exciting sport, that anyone at any age...

Learn To Windsurf With Roxy
News

New and Improved Watersports Instructor Training

Want to train to become a windsurfing instructor? Here’s the latest news from our friends at the UKSA who have just added a few more...

New and Improved Watersports Instructor Training
News

Raceboard Update

Here’s a quick raceboard update for the racers amongst you – a round up from the Notts County Raceboard event that took place this weekend...

Raceboard Update
Features

6 Reasons Why Raceboard IS Cool

What do the the likes of Robby Swift, Ben Proffitt, John Skye and many more of the UK’s top windsurfers have in common? They all grew...

6 Reasons Why Raceboard IS Cool
How To

Maxime van Gent - Why I Windsurf

Maxime van Gent is a 19-year-old windsurfer from Bonaire who is pushing the top female freestylers on the PWA. Maxime has only been windsurfing for...

Maxime van Gent - Why I Windsurf
Features

Sarah Bibby - Why I Windsurf

Windsurfing is an amazing sport that we all love for very different reasons. It could be the freedom, the challenge, the fitness, travel or friendships...

Sarah Bibby - Why I Windsurf
News

Daily Round-Up - Tuesday 16th June

Yesterday, as we mentioned on our Boards Facebook page marked 11 years since the sad passing of young windsurfing super-talent Andy Funnell. We’ve watched this...

Daily Round-Up - Tuesday 16th June