Articles & Essays

The Inertia is the definitive voice of surf, mountain and outdoor culture and showcases some of the best surf stories. With a community of contributors, including icons as well as up-and-comers, it offers a unique, energizing perspective through news, opinions, photos, videos, and art from the community’s most talented individuals.

Surfing may be the world’s toughest sporting activity, so it deserves some commentary. Contributing to The Inertia is a pure joy and exercise in fun and often times humor. Sharing a platform with the greats like Kelly Slater and Keala Kennedy, two of the world’s best surfers, is just icing on the cake. 

Full On Oregon and Shit

The Case for Wild Places

Shoplifting and Surfing in Baja