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Overview (2)

Born in Kauai, Hawaii, USA
Height 5' 11" (1.8 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Bethany Hamilton is a Hawaii native who began her surfing career at age 11. By age 13, she was an accomplished surfer and well-respected in the surfing world. She came to national attention after her left arm was bitten off by a tiger shark on October 31, 2003. She has since made a full recovery and has returned to surfing. MTV Books published Hamilton's Book, 'Soul Surfer' from which the major motion picture is based.

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Spouse (1)

Adam Dirks (18 August 2013 - present) ( 2 children)

Trivia (3)

(August 18, 2013) Married her boyfriend of a year Adam Dirks following a 4-month-long engagement.
Release of her book, "Soul Surfer: A True Story of Faith, Family and Fighting to Get Back on the Board" by Bethany with Sheryl Berk and 'Rick Bundschuh'. [2004]
Has two sons with her husband Adam Dirks - Tobias Dirks (b. June 1, 2015) and Wesley Phillip Dirks (b. March 2018). Tobias was "named after his great grandpa with the name meaning 'the goodness of God'". Tobias weighing 7 lbs., 9 oz., and measured 21 inches long at birth.

Personal Quotes (1)

I can't change it, That was God's plan for my life and I'm going to go with it.

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