Soul Surfer Bethany Hamilton was Guest Speaker at FCA Night of Champions Event


RAPID CITY , IA – Soul Surfer Bethany Hamilton was guest speaker at the annual Night of Champions event hosted by The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA). The event occurred on March 31, 2016 between 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm and took place at the Barnett Arena, 444 Mt. Rushmore Rd, Rapid City, SD 57701. Source: Rushmore Plaza Civic Center ... Read More

Bethany Hamilton Delivers Inspirational Speech to Paralympic 2016 Hopefuls at PossAbilities Sports Luncheon

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LOMA LINDA, CA. — “Soul Surfer”, Bethany Hamilton, was the guest speaker during a benefit at Loma Linda University’s PossAbilities Sports Luncheon. Hamilton shared her story with the crowd and four Paralympic hopefuls offering words of inspiration and support. “It’s pretty cool to see what amazing (things) humans can do after going through (or continuing) to go through hard time,” she said. Source:

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Soul Surfer Bethany Hamilton Competes in Swatch Women’s Surfing Pro Event Three Months After Giving Birth


SAN CLEMENTE, CA. — Soul Surfer, Bethany Hamilton, is competing in the World Surf League‘s Swatch Women’s Pro surfing event being held at Lower Trestles in San Clemente, CA. Hamilton has also been awarded the wildcard for the competition. Hamilton said she was anxious to get back to surfing after the birth of her first baby and got her doctor’s approval five weeks after Tobias was born. Source: LA Times.

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Bethany Hamilton Announces Pregnancy with Adam Dirks

Soul Surfer, Bethany Hamilton and husband Adam Dirks, who recently participated in the show “The Amazing Race, announced some exciting news to share with fans in early February that she is expecting a baby boy with husband, Adam Dirks, whom she married in 2013. Source: Gospel Herald Ministries.

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Bethany Hamilton Speaks About The Amazing Race Competition

Soul Surfer, Bethany Hamilton, recently completed “The Amazing Race” with her husband, Adam Dirks. According to Joyce Eng of TV Guide, the mistake that Hamilton and Dirks made in the final leg of the show could have been related to selecting who would do the Roadblocks. The surfers ended up in third place. Source: The Gospel Herald

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Christian ‘Soul Surfer’ Bethany Hamilton and Husband Adam Dirks Speak to ET Online about Competing on the Amazing Race

Bethany Hamilton, who lost her arm in a shark attack at age 13, didn’t let that stop her from achieving world success as a surfer. Now, she and her husband Adam Dirks are both competing on The Amazing Race.

Photo shows Christian ‘Soul Surfer’ Bethany Hamilton (R) with husband, Adam Dirks (L), in a September 2014 sit down interview with ET Online discussing the Amazing Race.

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Bethany Hamilton Signs Autographs at Ron Jon Surf Shop

COCOA BEACH, Fla. — Soul Surfer, Bethany Hamilton, stopped by Ron Jon Surf Shop in Cocoa Beach on Saturday to meet fans and sign autographs. Hamilton, who was bitten by a 14-foot shark in 2003 and lost her left arm in the attack, did not lose faith. A month later Bethany came back strong to win a national title. Now, she’s on the road sharing her story, and stopped at Ron Jon Surf Shop in Cocoa Beach on Saturday. Source: MyNews13.

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Bethany Hamilton Speaks About Surfing and Love of God: VIDEO

In a 2010 video, professional women’s surfer Bethany Hamilton talks about her passionate pursuit of surfing, the past and her future. Bethany, known for surviving a shark attack on October 31, 2003 at the age of 13 in which her left arm was bitten off, ultimately overcame her injury to return to professional surfing and to serve Christ.

Photo shows soul surfer, Bethany Hamilton, speaking in 2010 about surfing and her love of Christ.

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Bethany Hamilton to Sign Autographs at Universal City Walk

UNIVERSAL CITY, CA. — Pro surfer and shark attack survivor, Bethany Hamilton, is scheduled to appear at Universal Studios CityWalk Flip Flop Shop on Saturday, March 29 from 12 noon to 3:00 p.m for an autograph signing. As a Cobian Ambassador, Bethany will be celebrating the retail launch of her Cobian Limited Edition Signature Sandal with music, fun, activities and giveaways for the crowd. Large crowds are expected to attend the event so Flip Flop Shops recommends fans arrive early for the best possible chance to meet Bethany.

Photo shows Bethany Hamilton speaking in a Nov. 2013 interview 10 years after her shark attack.

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Bethany Hamilton Speaks About Her Faith in Jesus Christ at National Prayer Breakfast

WASHINGTON, DC — ‘Soul Surfer, Bethany Hamilton, recently spoke during the National Prayer Breakfast held on February 6 in Washington, DC. Bethany spoke about her recovery after she lost her arm in a shark attack at the age of 13 and how her faith in Jesus Christ continues to give her the strength to overcome life’s adversities. Hamilton read two biblical passages and focused her message on overcoming adversities during her speech.

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