Rising above bethany

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People can do whatever they want if they just set their heart to it, and just never give up, and just go out there and do it.

—Bethany Hamilton


About This Billboard

Bethany Hamilton began surfing as a child and at age 11 participated in her first competition. Her plans of becoming a pro surfer were seemingly ended at age 13 when she was attacked by a 14-foot tiger shark on October 31, 2003 while surfing near Tunnels Beach in Hawaii. She lost her left arm just below her shoulder and miraculously survived the attack.

Within months, Bethany was back on her surfboard. She continues to pursue her dream of becoming a professional surfer and has entered numerous contests. She won 5th place at the 2004 National Scholastic Surfing Association Nationals Championships, has made the finals in several other events, and has won three contests. Her determination to rise above adversity continues to inspire the people around her.

Rising Above. Pass It On!

This billboard about Rising Above features Bethany Hamilton; surfer.


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COMMENTS


Ashlynn from ........ MARCH 28, 2018
I love you you are so BRAVE

Anonymous FEBRUARY 19, 2018
very powerful<3!!!

Kailee from feb.19 218 FEBRUARY 19, 2018
Bethany Hamilton was a hero to many people of all ages...courage and inspiring to her story she is a hero and beautiful and nice and so many other things

Anonymous JANUARY 9, 2018
This billbord is so powerful!!!!!

Kaylei from RHODE ISLAND OCTOBER 25, 2017
BETHANY IS VERY INSPIRING AND COOL! SHE IS SO COOL AND SO BRAVE;)