Bethany Hamilton is a 32-year-old professional surfer and writer from the United States. Bethany Hamilton’s net worth is $2 million as of June 2022.
Wiki, Bio, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education
Bethany Hamilton was born Bethany Meilani Hamilton on February 8, 1990, in Lihue, Hawaii. Bethany Hamilton is 32 years old, according to her birth date. Bethany Hamilton was born to Tom and Cheri Hamilton. Her father was a waiter in a local cafe, and her mother was a housewife. She also has two older brothers named Noah and Timothy.
Hamilton began surfing lessons at the age of three and began competing at the age of eight. She received her first sponsorship when she was ten years old. She won first place in the Rell Sunn Menehune competition in Australia in 1998. From sixth grade to high school, Bethany Hamilton was homeschooled.
Bethany Hamilton’s Age, Height, Weight, and Body Dimensions
Bethany Hamilton stands at 5 feet and 9 inches tall. Her body weight is 66 kg. Her hair colour s blonde. Her eye colour is hazel. Her shoe size is 8 US. Bethany Hamilton’s other body measurements are unknown.
Bethany Hamilton’s Profession & Career
Bethany Hamilton began surfing when she was a child. In 1998, she won the Rell Sunn Menehune surfing competition.
Tim Carroll Surfboards and Rip Curl sponsored her when she was ten years old. A 14-foot tiger shark attacked Bethany when she was 13 years old in 2003. She survived the assassination attempt but lost her left arm.
Hamilton made her comeback after the attack by competing in the first major NSSA National Competition in January 2004. She received the ESPY Award for Best Comeback Athlete and the Courage Teen Choice Award the same year.
In 2004, MTV Books published her book Soul Surfer: A True Story of Faith, Family, and Fighting to Get Back on the Board.
Bethany also became a reality star, appearing as a guest on 20/20, Good Morning America, The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Tonight Show, and Dude Perfect.
She has also appeared in magazines such as Time, American Girl, and People. She won $25,000 as a contestant on “Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader?” in 2009.
Furthermore, Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable, a 2018 documentary, discussed her life after marriage and children and how it affected her professional career.
She has also appeared on hit shows such as ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, TLC’s 19 Kids and Counting, and The Amazing Race.
Hamilton recently competed in the Billabong Pro Pipeline in 2022, finishing ninth. She is excited to begin a half-hour motivational class with Rip Curl.
Bethany Hamilton’s Salary and Net Worth
Bethany Hamilton’s net worth is estimated to be $2 million as of June 2022. She has amassed all of her wealth through her profession as a professional surfer.
Hamilton also profited from numerous television and film appearances. She is also a talented writer and ESPY Award winner.
Bethany Hamilton’s Husband, Marriage & Relationship
In August 2013, Bethany Hamilton married Adam Dirks, a youth minister. In early 2012, they met through a mutual friend.
Bethany Hamilton’s Social Media(Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
As of June 2, 2022, he has more than 2 million Facebook followers and she has about 2.1 million Instagram followers.
|Real Name||Bethany Meilani Hamilton|
|Nick Name||Bethany Hamilton|
|Birth Place||Lihue, Hawaii, United States|
|Birthday||8 February 1990|
|Age||32 years old|
|Height||5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m)|
|Spouse||Adam Dirks (m. 2013)|
|Height||5 ft 9 inches (1.75 m)|
|Weight||145 lbs (66 kg)|
|Shoe Size||8 (US)|