Bethany Hamilton - Classroom Resource - Inspirational Sporting Women
Bethany Hamilton could surf almost as soon as she could walk. Aged 13, she lost an arm in a shark attack.
Showing immense fortitude, she returned to surfing, competed with success at world championship level, and established a foundation to help disadvantaged youngsters, including those who have experienced traumatic limb loss.
Bethany is a role model for any child to follow. Her courage, determination, resilience and compassion for others are at the heart of this resource.
Her incredible and moving story shows that, with application, anything is possible.