first surf trip to mentawais

First Surf Trip to the Mentawais

Stuart Nettle was recently looking through the Swellnet archives and came across this gem, a photojournal and interview with the surfers who took the first trip to the Mentawais in 1980, ” a full ten years before Lance Knight stumbled across Lance’s Left,” Nettle says. Check out an excerpt of the interview and a few of…

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Greenbush Strike Mission

Strike Mission to Greenbush

When photographer/filmmaker Nick Liotta and surfer Andrew Bennett had six empty days lying in front of them, they booked it to Greenbush in the Mentawais, literally getting a plane ticket and a speedboat set up for the next day. It was 50 hours of traveling each way, but apparently it was well worth it. Nick…

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