• Jack Vinetz

    Jack Vinetz is a surfer, filmmaker, and photographer based in Venice, California. Growing up in the surf and skate scene in Venice, Jack’s passion grew. At just 16, Jack's consta... Read more

  • Mark Visser

    Big Wave Surfer

    Mark Visser is an Australian big wave surfer and ocean adventurer. He is the 2014/15 Big Wave Paddle-in Champion and 3x runner-up for the ASL Big Wave Awards. His dedication to the... Read more

  • Kevin Voegtlin


    Kevin Voegtlin was born and raised in South Orange County. While attending Cal State Long Beach, Voegtlin interned at SURFER Magazine and began working for SURFER Staff Photographe... Read more

  • Finian Vogel


    Finian is a videographer. anthropologist and bodyboarder.... Read more

  • Melissa Volker

    Reader, writer, recycler. Anxious Stand up paddler. Slave of domestic cat.... Read more

  • Jason von Meding

    Senior Lecturer in Construction Management and Disaster Risk Reduction, University of Newcastle

    Dr Jason von Meding is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Newcastle, Australia and leads the Disaster and Development Research Group in the School of Architecture & Built E... Read more

  • Kyler Vos


    I call my home base Tofino. Although I have spent a fair amount of time in Haida Gwaii in the past couple of years, I spend the winter months hunkered down in Tofino chasing the co... Read more

  • Nicole W. Forrester

    Assistant Professor, School of Media, Ryerson University

    Dr. Nicole Forrester is an Assistant Professor in the Sport Media program in the RTA School of Media at FCAD. Dr. Forrester’s scholarship centres on the psychology of sport and f... Read more

  • Amy Waeschle

    Amy Waeschle is the author of Going Over the Falls and Chasing Waves, A Surfer’s Tale of Obsessive Wandering. Her stories have appeared in publications such as The Seattle Times,... Read more

  • Philip Waikoloa

    Educated at UC-Santa Cruz as a literature major and history minor set him on a path to freelance writing (including an interview with Jack Johnson), publishing a short-lived surf m... Read more