• Jack McCoy

    Filmmaker/Photographer

    Jack "Jake" McCoy Jr. is an internationally recognized surfing photographer, writer, director, producer, and cinematographer creating 25 highly successful films on surfing in a lif... Read more


  • Miles Jackler

    Photographer/Surfer

    Miles was born and raised in Northern California with a lust for exploration and travel. Living far from the coast and any drop of surf culture, he picked up a love of photography ... Read more


  • Georgi Jackson-Gehrke

    Personal Trainer/Wellness Coach

    Georgi is a certified personal trainer/fitness instructor and wellness coach. She ispassionate about fitness, wellness, and nutrition and loves working with athletes who aspire t... Read more


  • Sebastian Jacobitz

    Photographer

    I am a 29-Year old documentary photographer from Berlin and have been traveling through Southeast Asia for more than three months now. You can also read more on my Read more


  • Lars Jacobsen

    Journalist/Photographer/Surfer

    Lars Jacobsen, 30, is a freelance journalist and photographer from Hamburg, Germany. His photos and texts have appeared in several major publications around the globe. But his port... Read more


  • Brad Jacobson

    Photographer / Videographer

    Brad Jacobson is an editorial and commercial photographer/ videographer. Photography is his calling, his profession, and the thing that will undoubtedly drive him insane. Bradâ... Read more


  • Josh Jacoby

    Surfer/Photographer

    Josh Jacoby grew up in Media, PA just outside of Philly. He spent most of his time skating, but discovered that falling on concrete in the dead of winter takes a toll on the body. ... Read more


  • Ryan Jaleh

    Strategy Consultant/Surfer

    Ryan is a Strategy Consultant specializing in predictive analytics and quantitative marketing for an international management consulting firm. Prior to management consulting, Ryan... Read more


  • Aaron James

    Writer & Professor of Philosophy, University of California, Irvine

    Aaron James holds a PhD from Harvard and is a professor of philosophy at the University of California, Irvine. He is the author of Read more


  • Blake Jamieson

    Author/Social Media Marketer/Surfer

    Blake Jamieson was born in San Francisco, California and started surfing in high school at Fort Cronkhite. After graduating from UC Davis (which also meant a 5 year hiatus from sur... 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.