Amy Carter

Amy Carter

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

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A Windsurfer's Best Friend?

SUP is a sport that sits nicely beside windsurfing, giving us windsurfers no excuse for sitting on the beach when the wind fails to materialise....

A Windsurfer's Best Friend?
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Jem's Jewels

Ladies! Get windsurfing in 2013! Join Jem Hall for a week of coaching at the legendary spot of Prasonisi from the 12th to 19th June. ‘Jem’s...

Jem's Jewels
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Video: A Month's Mind

A month has passed since we learned that Mikey Clancy had passed away. In honour of this many friends took to the waters of Cape...

Video: A Month's Mind
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Video: Know Your Quad with Keith Teboul

Keith Teboul gives a quick talk through his signature model, the Quatro KT Quad.

Video: Know Your Quad with Keith Teboul
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Students, GetWindsurfing in Ireland

GETWINDSURFING Student Special Ireland 2013!!! “Join us for an amazing trip to famous Brandon Bay in South West Ireland for a week of windsurfing and other...

Students, GetWindsurfing in Ireland
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Video: Banzaii at Jaws

Some incredible footage here of the Goya Banzaii being put through it’s paces on the infamous break of Jaws.

Video: Banzaii at Jaws
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Robby Swift on Storm Chase Success

Boards catches up with the only Brit to make it in the Red Bull Storm Chase, Robby Swift. We find out more about that push...

Robby Swift on Storm Chase Success
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Puravida Boardriders Launch App!

Puravida Boardriders are the first UK Retailer to develop their own APP, which is currently available to download for your iPhone or iPad from the...

Puravida Boardriders Launch App!
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West Kirby Delivers!

Some incredible speeds were clocked up at a very windy, although chilly West Kirby yesterday including from Team QSW rider Andy Holland, putting him firmly...

West Kirby Delivers!
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Windsurfing with Seafarer

Many may think of Seafarer as only for the sailing community, however these smaller clubs offer a fantastic, personal service for windsurfers too.  Seafarer’s signature small...

Windsurfing with Seafarer
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Video: SWA - And then onto Cardiff

In more SWA news soon after this weekend’s competition in the South West, the students will head a little further north to Cardiff for the...

Video: SWA - And then onto Cardiff
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Speed and Control

Simon Bornhoft joins Boards for the next instalment of Boards Basics, all about increasing speeds whilst maintaining control. GOING FASTER Once you’re comfortable in the harness...

Speed and Control
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Video: Ollie Acton at Esso

One of the top SWA windsurfers, Ollie Acton has certainly been making a splash of late. Check out this great freestyle clip of a recent...

Video: Ollie Acton at Esso
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Video: The Return of Proffitt's Training Diaries - WA Edition

A couple of weeks ago Boards caught up with former British Champion Ben Proffitt to find out more about his time down under, now back...

Video: The Return of Proffitt's Training Diaries - WA Edition
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Video: RBSC Ireland!

Monday 4th February Now Red Bull treat us to a true show, check out all the coverage on our sister sister Boardseeker here or scroll through below...

Video: RBSC Ireland!
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Top News This Week

Another eventful week in the world of windsurfing has flown by! The competition is still going in Miami as RS:X competitors get close to the...

Top News This Week
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SWA Heading South West

The SWA are ready for the next event in their busy calendar, the Puravida wave event hosted by Plymouth and Exeter! For almost as long as...

SWA Heading South West
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Video: Instructor Training Moon Beach

Check out this footage from the recent windsurfing instructor training takes place in the beautiful Moon Beach, this video show exactly what the students get...

Video: Instructor Training Moon Beach
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Boardseeker Podcast BWA 2012 Highlights

Alfie Hart has been working his magic again, this time releasing a highlights reel from the BWA 2012 action. Watch out for some previously unseen...

Boardseeker Podcast BWA 2012 Highlights
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New Blood at Newburgh

It is always fantastic to hear about people and clubs bringing fresh faces into windsurfing and the Windsurf Club, based in Newburgh, are doing just...

New Blood at Newburgh
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RIP Andy 'Buzz' Buchanan

It is with incredible sadness we recently learnt that Andy ‘Buzz’ Buchanan lost his battle with cancer on Tuesday 29th January. Loved by many in...

RIP Andy 'Buzz' Buchanan
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ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami

Thursday 31st January Things are hotting up in Miami as the quarter final stage of competition is reached. The top ten from each fleet now go forward...

ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami
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Seafarer Broaden Their Offering at Nikiana Beach Club

Beach Club and flotilla specialist Seafarer have introduced a fast track RYA Dinghy Instructor course at their Nikiana Beach Club, located in the village of...

Seafarer Broaden Their Offering at Nikiana Beach Club
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Champions of 2012: Alfie Hart

In 2012 the amateur fleet of the BWA was hotly contested, with an ever improving level of windsurfing on show and a great increase in...

Champions of 2012: Alfie Hart