Face to face with Bethany Hamilton
Last Halloween, 13-year-old surfer Bethany Hamilton was attacked by a shark and lost her arm.
By Thanksgiving, the Hawaiian teen-ager-turned-instant-celebrity was back on a surfboard.
Bethany, now 14, has traveled the world during the past year, telling her story of faith, determination and recovery. Despite her disability, she has won two regional surf competitions and is a part of the USA Surf Team. She won ESPN’s ‘Comeback of the Year’ ESPY award, as well as a Teen Choice award. Read more…