• Zak Kipp

    The Inertia Photo Intern

    Living an hour away from the beach is hard when you want to make it in the surf industry. So whenever there is swell in the water, Zak Kipp loads up his car with snacks, an ice che... Read more

  • Jason Kirkpatrick


    Jason is a 41-year-old living in the coastal town of Port Macquarie on the NSW mid-north coast of Australia where surf, sun and sand are a way of life. He redeveloped his passion f... Read more

  • Carl Kish

    Co-Founder, STOKE Certified

    Carl Kish, a San Francisco native, graduated with honors from San Diego State University with a Bachelors of Science in Sustainable Recreation and Tourism Management. During his se... Read more

  • Johna Klebenov


    Johna’s writing, artwork, and photography are all natural extensions of her passions: surfing, the environment, and a deep love for the ocean. When not surfing and attempting to ... Read more

  • Matt Kleiner


    Matt Kleiner is a cinematographer and film director based in Southern California. At the age of 23, Matt completed his first surf film Change the Subject to international ... Read more

  • Jacob Kleinman


    Jacob Kleinman has been working as a journalist online and in print since he arrived at Wesleyan University in 2007. After graduating, he took a blogging job at the International B... Read more

  • Jay Kleman


    Jay has been surfing in the Ocean City, Maryland, and Delaware area since the age of 8. More recently, he studied Biology and Environmental Science at Salisbury University which ha... Read more

  • Matthew Klingle

    Associate Professor and Director, Environmental Studies Program, Bowdoin College

    Matthew Klingle, a fourth-generation Westerner, was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah. A historian of the United States, his research and teaching focus on the North American... Read more

  • Richard Klomp

    Co-Founder, Shurfing.com

    Richard lived in five countries (UK, South Africa, USA, Australia and currently The Netherlands) before turning 30. Studied International Hospitality Management and traveled th... Read more

  • Chris Klopf


    Chris grew up surfing the spots north of San Francisco. It was pretty uncomplicated. He started surfing and shooting photos in 1965. It was an idylic period back then, there we... Read more