About-Highlights
About-Highlights

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“A bitter heart is more of a setback than a physical hardship”-Bethany

BETHANY: HIGHLIGHTS

In 2010 Bethany got ranked 20th on the ASP Womens Tour
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Best Selling autobiography Soul Surfer released in 2004 by MTV Pocket Books and Simon & Schuster, Inc.
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Soul Surfer book series published, by ZonderKids (April 2007), including: the Soul Surfer Bible, Ask Bethany, Rise Above (a 90-day Devotional), and the Soul Surfer Fiction Series: Clash, Burned, Storm, & Crunch.
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At age 18, she placed 3rd at the Roxy Pro in Australia her best yet finish in a professional surfing competition!Movie Soul Surfer on Bethanys life, hit theaters on April 8, 2011 and starred Anna-Sophia Robb, Helen Hunt, Dennis Quaid, Carrie Underwoodand more!
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Out of the water, Bethany has grown from a young teenage girl with aspirations of becoming a professional surfer into a twenty-year old professional surfer with aspirations of becoming a beacon of inspiration and hope. Through the platform of professional sport.
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Bethany has been able to touch a large number of people with her message, charitable efforts, and overall spirit.
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Bethany just launched her own foundation, Friends of Bethany, which supports shark attack survivors, traumatic amputees, and serves to inspire others through her life story, and is involved in numerous other charitable efforts.
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Bethanys story is continually growing as she strives to be the best at whatever God calls her to do. The future is truly wide open for this young soul surfer!