Obamas join Richard Branson for private island getaway
Former President Barack Obama, and his wife, Michelle, have spent some vacationing with Richard Branson since leaving the White House. (Photo: AP)
Former President Barack Obama, and his wife, Michelle, have spent some vacationing with Richard Branson since leaving the White House. (Photo: AP)
The Virgin Group founder put up a blog post with pictures and video of the ex-president kitesurfing off one of Branson's private islands in the British Virgin Islands. (Photo: AP)
The Virgin Group founder put up a blog post with pictures and video of the ex-president kitesurfing off one of Branson's private islands in the British Virgin Islands. (Photo: AP)
Branson said Obama, who's a native of Hawaii, told him he was prevented from surfing by his security detail during his time in office. (Photo: AP)
Branson said Obama, who's a native of Hawaii, told him he was prevented from surfing by his security detail during his time in office. (Photo: AP)
Branson says after spending a couple days learning to kitesurf, Obama bested the billionaire in a watersport challenge. (Photo: AP)
Branson says after spending a couple days learning to kitesurf, Obama bested the billionaire in a watersport challenge. (Photo: AP)
Richard Branson kitesurfs during a competition with Barack Obama. (Photo: Videograb)
Richard Branson kitesurfs during a competition with Barack Obama. (Photo: Videograb)
Inviting the Obamas to his island was 'a huge honor,' joked Branson. (Photo: Videograb)
Inviting the Obamas to his island was 'a huge honor,' joked Branson. (Photo: Videograb)