Drone Video: Paul Borrud – “The Best Mentawai Islands Surf Video”

///Drone Video: Paul Borrud – “The Best Mentawai Islands Surf Video”

Drone Video: Paul Borrud – “The Best Mentawai Islands Surf Video”

The Best Mentawai Islands Surf Video from my drone, Phyllis. June 2014, by Paul Borrud

In June of 2014, we spent 11 days surfing the Mentawai Islands. The conditions were perfect the entire trip with light offshore winds and plenty of swell to go around. I was able to capture some pretty interesting angles using Phyllis (name of my drone). Enjoy the highlights of our trip and experience the beauty of the Islands from above. Music by Mashti, Mapusa from the Album Danish Delights. Enjoy ! Paul Borrud

The Best Mentawai Islands Surf Video from my drone, Phyllis. June 2014, by Paul Borrud

Beautiful Mentawai Beach, Khairul Abdullah November 7, 2010

Beautiful Mentawai Beach

About Mentawai Islands

The Mentawai Islands are a chain of about seventy islands and islets off the western coast of Sumatra in Indonesia. Siberut (4,030 km²) is the largest of the islands. The other major islands are Sipura, North Pagai (Pagai Utara) and South Pagai (Pagai Selatan). The islands lie approximately 150 km off the Sumatran coast, across the Mentawai Strait. The indigenous inhabitants of the islands are known as theMentawai people. The Mentawai Islands have become a noted destination for surfing.

The Mentawai Islands have been administered as a regency within the West Sumatra (Sumatera Barat) province since 1999. The regency seat is Tua Pejat, on the island of Sipora.

 

By | 2017-08-31T15:24:33+00:00 September 3rd, 2015|Drone Videos, Drones|Comments Off on Drone Video: Paul Borrud – “The Best Mentawai Islands Surf Video”

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