Bethany Hamilton is getting married! In 2003, Bethany Hamilton lost an arm in a shark attack while surfing with friends. But losing an arm did not stop Hamilton from following her dreams. In 2007, Hamilton became a pro surfer, with just one arm. After years of overcoming obstacles, Hamilton is finally tying the knot.
Christian youth minister, Adam Dirks proposed to the championship surfer after just a year of dating. The two met last spring through a mutual friend, and instantly bonded over their Christian faith. In a recent blog post, Hamilton describes her fiancé Adam.
“The first thing we did was jump off a cliff together!” she writes, adding their first meeting last spring was something of a blind date.
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