Amy Carter

Amy Carter

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

Recent Articles By Amy

Travel

Brits Abroad: Andy Bubble Chambers in Cape Town

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: Andy Bubble Chambers in Cape Town
News

Video: Matt Pritchard Jumping Tips

Matt Pritchard, former PWA legend now top coach in Maui, is always sharing pearls of wisdom and he comes another. Matt talks through his top...

Video: Matt Pritchard Jumping Tips
News

Video: Cold Inspiration!

We’re not sure it’s quite as cold as it has been in the UK for this French sailor, but 4.5degrees and some pretty strong winds...

Video: Cold Inspiration!
News

Video: Ben Lee

There is a whole host of young freestylers rising through the ranks in the UK; here’s two short clips from one such sailor, Ben Lee....

Video: Ben Lee
News

Video: Saskia Sills Interview

Boards previously reported that Saskia Sills had won yet another award, becoming YJA Pantaenius Young Sailor of the Year, now the RYA present a great interview...

Video: Saskia Sills Interview
News

RS:X Training and RYA Youth Championships Entry

If you an up and coming RS:X racer then the winter training series of events are a must attend. One coaching weekend has already passed,...

RS:X Training and RYA Youth Championships Entry
People

Champions of 2012: Danielle Lucas

The women’s freestyle scene across the UK is growing, we are seeing more women competing and a higher level in heats too. The likes of...

Champions of 2012: Danielle Lucas
News

Retro Video: The Surfers - Windsurfing

Goodness knows how the boys at the OTC found this one, or exactly what they were looking for but this incredible video is well worth...

Retro Video: The Surfers - Windsurfing
Magazine

Boards Autumn / Winter Wave Annual 2012/13: Order Now!

Boards latest edition is now on sale at http://factory.subscribeonline.co.uk/boards ! The magazine will hit shelves on the 19th October, so if you order online now it will arrive...

Boards Autumn / Winter Wave Annual 2012/13: Order Now!
Features

Carrying Your Kit

Getting the kit down to the shore should be an easy and refined experience, not one big struggle. The first point to remember is to...

Carrying Your Kit
News

Video: Ianovated Snow Test

As the snow falls many of us are thinking twice about heading onto the water, but not those with their hands warm inside the Ianovated...

Video: Ianovated Snow Test
News

Dahab Windsurf Camp with Arrianne and Danielle

Danielle Lucas and Arrianne Aukes will be hosting a clinic in Dahab on the 3rd – 10th March. While a lot of the UK is struggling...

Dahab Windsurf Camp with Arrianne and Danielle
News

Get Windsurf Fit with Team QSW

Quayside windsurfers have teamed with fitness ace Paul Perry to offer the first windsurf specific fitness course. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OuWDZqjT_so Neil Greentree of Team QSW commented ” This kind...

Get Windsurf Fit with Team QSW
News

Lets Talk About Saving Lives

Since the devastating news of Mikey Clancy’s death his family are keen to ensure his death is not in vain, encouraging other young people to...

Lets Talk About Saving Lives
News

Top News This Week

This week kicked off with the news that top youth racer Saskia Sills had scooped another award, this time being crowned the YJA Pantaenius Young Sailor...

Top News This Week
News

Wet n Dry Hit the Slopes

As the snow descends on the UK the guys and girls from Wet n Dry are off to even colder climes for a week in...

Wet n Dry Hit the Slopes
People

Caring for the Blue with Bryony Shaw

British environmental organisation, The Blue Project, speak with Olympic medalist and Blue Ambassador Bryony Shaw about her love of windsurfing and protecting the waters she...

Caring for the Blue with Bryony Shaw
News

RoHo Join the Project

Robin Hood Watersports are the latest group to join Project Windsurf-UK. Based in Yorkshire RoHo run a great number of demos and events where you can...

RoHo Join the Project
News

Video: Moreno Twins at Home

After working solidly to arrange the PWA Gran Canaria event this summer, the twins took to the water and showed they are still the ones...

Video: Moreno Twins at Home
News

Video: Summer of Sun?

Fancy jetting away to a windsurfing paradise? Heading on the water every day, teaching others and generally living the beach lifestyle? A summer season offer...

Video: Summer of Sun?
News

Roho January Sales!

Robin Hood Watersports continue their January sales with offers such as: 15% off Point7 orders 20% off limited Goya boards and sails Incredible deals of second hand equipment Options...

Roho January Sales!
News

RIP Mikey Clancy - Words from the Family

Statement from Michael Clancy, father of Mikey Clancy, on the tragic passing of his son.  Mikey Clancy a rising star in the PWA has passed away....

RIP Mikey Clancy - Words from the Family
News

Video: 2 Years Old and Rippin!

Future windsurfing star in the making? Proof you’re never too young to get hooked on windsurfing!

Video: 2 Years Old and Rippin!
News

Video: Aloha Clinics

Gaastra team manager and formed PWA star Matt Pritchard is joined by Shawna Cropas in Maui for some more Aloha Clinics action. Check out what...

Video: Aloha Clinics