The Inertia

We welcome and encourage you to participate in conversations hosted on Our goal is to connect the the global surf community’s myriad perspectives, and your participation is the only way to achieve that aim.

To inquire about contributing, please email: Please include a brief bio, a headshot, and a writing sample (presumably your first contribution). If you are a photographer, please send us 10 – 20 captioned images sized at 1200×695 that are saved for web along with your headshot, short bio, and a paragraph about your submission. If you are a videographer, please include the same headshot and short bio and include a link to either download your video submission or an embed link with a paragraph or two about your submission.

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Publisher | Editor in Chief: Zach Weisberg


Senior Editor: Alexander Haro 
Associate Editor: Dylan Heyden
Mountain Editor: Joe Carberry
The Inertia for Good Editor: Juan Hernandez
The Inertia Films:
Alex Smolowe
Casey Acaster
Social and Instagram Manager: Shannon Quirk

Advertising and Partnerships

Director: Zach Weisberg
Partnerships and Sales Director: Mark Chu
Outdoors Account Executive: Nick Hinds
Account Executive: James Bengala

Technical Support

Director of Development: Ross Pfahler