• Mike Koranda

    Founder, Pacific Issue

    Mike Koranda, an East Coast native, spent the early part of his career climbing the corporate ladder in DC and traveling Europe and Asia in media sales, before settling in Australi... Read more


  • Jeremy Koreski

    Photographer

    Jeremy Koreski is a professional photographer based on the West Coast of Canada. Currently working as the photo editor of Canada's SBC Surf, he was born and raised in the small tow... Read more


  • Chris Kosmides

    English Teacher / Father

    As an avid surfer, paddle boarder and mountain biker, I often write about how these sports have shaped and influenced me as a father. I have a blog, write fiction, I host a writing... Read more


  • Richard Kotch

    Photographer

    Richard never really wanted to be a surf photographer. He always appreciated it as an art form and greatly admired the photographers' skills but was never really drawn to it himsel... Read more


  • Bailey Kotez

    Photographer

    Bailey Kotez is a 14-year-old photographer based in Southern California. Some of his favorite places to shoot include The Wedge in Newport Beach, and all over Laguna Beach. He uses... Read more


  • Steven Kotler

    Author/Surfer

    Steven Kotler is a New Mexico-based writer. His books include A Small, Furry Prayer: Dog Rescue and the Meaning of Life; West of Jesus: Surfing, Science and the Origins of Belie... Read more


  • Andy Kovszun

    Freelance Journalist/Yoga Instructor

    Andy is a freelance journalist and yoga instructor based in Sydney. She is the creator behind surf/yoga lifestyle website No Shoes No Worries. The majority of her life has been... Read more


  • Reuben Krabbe

    Photographer

    Reuben Krabbe aims to photograph not the athletes who are in front of his lens, but moreover the soul, culture, community and natural beauty that defines the lives of my subjects. ... Read more


  • Stephen Krawiec

    Photographer

    My name is Stephen Krawiec and I'm a self taught photographer and artist who furthered my knowledge by attending the New York Institute of Photography, currently based in New Jerse... Read more


  • Michelle Kremer

    COO, The Surfrider Foundation

    Michelle Kremer, Esq. has been employed by the Surfrider Foundation for most of her pretty years – 22 to be exact – and is currently serving as its Chief Operating Officer.  S... Read more


The Inertia
Founded in 2010, The Inertia is the definitive voice of surf and outdoors. We approach the natural world and its devoted culture with curiosity, optimism, and respect. We take pride in bringing our passion for the oceans and mountains to life through original films, reporting, and monumental gatherings. We aim to make a positive impact on our planet through partnerships with nonprofits working hard to preserve earth’s sacred places.