Amy Carter

Amy Carter

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

Recent Articles By Amy

Features

Christmas Wish List: Winter Essentials

With the nights drawing in and the winter breezes blowing we cannot escape the fact christmas is just around the corner. Our top tip? Take...

Christmas Wish List: Winter Essentials
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Early Booking, Extra Savings with Ocean Elements

Thinking ahead to some summer sun already? It is a great time to book your windsurfing holiday for 2013 as you can take advantage on...

Early Booking, Extra Savings with Ocean Elements
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Mikey Clancy up for Award

Ireland’s Outsider magazine list Mikey Clancy as one of their people of the year! The adventure magazine were looking for people that have achieved incredible things...

Mikey Clancy up for Award
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Baker Academy Clinic This Saturday

Ant Baker has called on a wave clinic on Saturday in Worthing, it’s starting at 10am so get down there quick if you can! “Calling all...

Baker Academy Clinic This Saturday
Travel

Brits Abroad: Phil Horrocks in Chile

We’ve just received a further update, and video, from Phil in Chile: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2nmVUWtcrEM “Having wrapped up the UK windsurfing series at the end of October I wasn’t...

Brits Abroad: Phil Horrocks in Chile
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Win a Starboard Fin Bag

Starboard launch a competition where you can win a fin / accessory bag just by sending in you best winter windsurfing shot! “With some of the...

Win a Starboard Fin Bag
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GetWindsurfing Coaching This Weekend

Danielle Lucas and Phil Richards of GetWindsurfing have called on a coaching session this weekend at Hayling Island. “ON FORECAST COACHING SESSION this SATURDAY! GETWINDSURFING will be...

GetWindsurfing Coaching This Weekend
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Video: Palmer at Kirby and Juicey Vouchers

The temperatures maybe dropping, but that hasn’t stopped Juice Boardsports team rider John Palmer from taking to the  water. Check out this minute or two...

Video: Palmer at Kirby and Juicey Vouchers
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BWA 2013 Dates Released

The BWA announce the first two dates of the UK Wave Tour for 2013. The competition will kick off in Wales, at Rhosneigr beach on May 17th...

BWA 2013 Dates Released
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SWA: Jo Wright at Pompey Wave

The SWA / Puravida Boardriders Wave series set off in style this weekend in Portsmouth; Tushingham team rider Jo Wright reports from the event: The 8th...

SWA: Jo Wright at Pompey Wave
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Club windsurfing – Getting people hooked in

The RYA is always looking at ways to get as many people as possible to enjoy the pleasures of windsurfing; but you may be surprised...

Club windsurfing – Getting people hooked in
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Zara Davis on the BBC

Following her success in Luderitz, Zara Davis has now been interviewed by BBC points west! The interview with the women’s windsurfing world speed record holder...

Zara Davis on the BBC
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Win 8 hours of Windsurf Coaching!

Ant Baker, of Baker Academy, has launched a Facebook competition in which you can win eight hours of coaching worth £350! “Right guys and girls as...

Win 8 hours of Windsurf Coaching!
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Drift Camera Ultimate Deal!

Tech Trial have just launched an awesome deal for the HD model of the Drift action camera. They were £189 (previously £249) but they are now...

Drift Camera Ultimate Deal!
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Lagoon Christmas Vouchers

With Christmas just two weeks away there are yet more exciting gifts from the windsurfing world. Lagoon Watersports in Hove, have some fantastic gift vouchers...

Lagoon Christmas Vouchers
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The New Tushingham Edge 3.7m

The Edge has become a very popular range of sails from Tushingham and now they have introduced a 3.7m into the range too. Boards finds...

The New Tushingham Edge 3.7m
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Winter Sailing Q and A

As the temperatures have started to drop and the best conditions begin to roll in Tushingham have decided to focus their next topic Q and...

Winter Sailing Q and A
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Trailer: Don't Let Go

After years of hard work, and travelling to incredible locations, the next big windsurfing movie ‘Don’t Let Go’ is finally ready! Starring the UK’s Robby...

Trailer: Don't Let Go
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Christmas Wish List: Hardware

With the nights drawing in and the winter breezes blowing we cannot escape the fact christmas is just around the corner. Our top tip? Take...

Christmas Wish List: Hardware
Features

Francisco Goya Spotted!

Francisco Goya is not only a legend of windsurfing, but heads up two of the most iconic brands in windsurfing. Francisco shares his passion for...

Francisco Goya Spotted!
People

A Year with Muzza

Chris ‘Muzza’ Murray joins Boards to chat through his adventures from 2012 in true Muzza style; presenting the 2012 Rap! Yo yo yo! Ok so here...

A Year with Muzza
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Top News This Week

The most talked about piece of windsurfing news again this week was of course the continuation of the Luderitz speed competition; the windsurfing section of...

Top News This Week
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4Boards New Site Live!

4BOARDS launch their new website complete with fresh new look, new products and a few great promotions.  It’s been a long time coming but finally the...

4Boards New Site Live!
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Luderitz Concludes

The annual competition held on the man made canal in Namibia has come to a close for another year. After so many records were broken many...

Luderitz Concludes