Bethany Hamilton, an inspirational girl who has been earing trophy from surfing since she was 8, lost her left arm to a tiger shark attack. Although her life changed forever at that moment, she did not let that get in the path of her dreams and love for surfing. Bethany Hamilton is a professional American surfer. She overcame this horrid obstacle quickly for her young age. She jumped back on the board and began to compete in surfing competitions again after the attack; she did not let a shark bite take away her hope.
In addition, after Misty won the NCAA championship, Misty’s physical therapist Valinda Hilleary Roche asked Misty “to play with her in a pro beach volleyball tournament” (Misty 113). This is significant because people noticed how good she is and that she works really hard. This reveals that working hard and not giving up on what is important can lead to great things. Through all of the opportunities that Misty May-Treanor had, it lead her to become an amazing beach volleyball
The nature of motivation that stems from love is powerful and effective. Whether it is romantic, platonic, or self love, it can be a very potent motivator. In Kari Strutts “Touching Bottom”, the characters are motivated by different types of love. For example, the narrator 's father. He was incredibly supportive of her swimming career, dedicating hours of his time to getting her where she needed to be.
My other grandma, although not around often, I know she supports me as much as she can and always follows all of my action through my dad and Facebook. Next, I’d like to thank my cousin Jasmine, Aunt Donna and Uncle Danny, for always giving me a place to go to and some great people to always talk to. Next, I’d like to thank my best friends, Katlynn, Hugo, Robbie, Devin and Kaylee. You five are the bestest friends anyone could ever ask for and I couldn’t have been more blessed than to spend 12 plus years with you all. We’ve all had so many great memories together and I don’t think it’ll be easy finding friends in college that mean as much to me as you all.
You have been there for me since day one and have been able to push me to my full potential. You have touched so many girls here and are an amazing person to all of the girls. I would like to thank Miss robin for all that you have done for me (giving me constructive feedback) the feedback you gave me helped me to grow and receive and give feedback and It really helped a big part in my treatment here so thank you. I would like to thank Miss Tama and Mr.Roger. I really appreciate how you both would talk to me after school and offer me support and advice .
Then, there was my Aunt Lee, and her daughter Meredith. My grand-mother Mimi also came and was so kind to pay for everything and put it all together. Lastly, my mom Jennifer, my dad David, my brother Will, and myself. Chase is the oldest kid, and is on and off hanging out with us. But when he does, he is so much fun to be around and he is hilarious.
Traffic was never a problem, plus I had an amazing view the entire drive. The beaches are sandy white with clear waters. My family never had a problem with finding an empty beach to have fun on. In Hawaii, there’s tons of traffic and packed beaches, but in Samoa, it is as if it was a personal private
The place that I decided to do my volunteer experience was at Big Brother Big Sister. I choose this place because I was involved in the Big Brother Big Sister program when I was a kid. My experience that I had at the program was great, the people who ran the company were very inviting and very enthused that I had come in to volunteer for their program. The experience was very exciting because I was able to see how much the organization had grown. The mission statement that Big Brother Big Sister organization is “To build trusting and enduring relationships that encourage and support young people.” This mission statement meant so much too because when I was growing up the big sister that I had made me feel as though she was the big sister that I never had and really build a trusting relationship with me.
Mackenzie Danner is a very smart and compassionate sixteen year old young lady. Her passion has always been to help motivate and coach young children. Mackenzie has always been and over achiever. She graduated high school two years early and she is now pursuing her life long goal at Pellissippi State Community College. Mackenzies greatest passion is inspiring and coaching young girls in volleyball.
Imagine someone who is just always in a good mood, is never mean, and just has the biggest heart all the time. I am lucky enough to know someone just like that. That is why I am writing about my role model Patricia Ezdebski. She has made me a better person just knowing her, her kindness rubs off on everyone she meets and that is why Patricia is my personal Michigan hero. I was born with cancer, (I know you 're thinking a baby should not be born with cancer but, I was).
A month after the attack she was already back in the water and surfing. In 2004 her book Soul Surfer: A True Story of Faith, Family, and Fighting to Get Back on the Board hit the shelves, and became a best seller. She was awarded by MTV, ESPN, and the United States Sports Academy for her courage. Only a year after the accident she won the Explorers Woman Division in the NSSA National Championship. Then in 2007, she become a pro surfer and joined the pro circuit.
“Bethany incredible comeback is only part of her story page 9”. Bethany had realized her purpose was greater than just being an elite surfer. Bethany win launched her professional career fulfilling her lifelong dream. Bethany is an elite surfer now. Bethany had been good at surfing since she was 5 years old.
After that she never thought about giving up. After a while passed she became a professional surfer. After Bethany got attacked by a shark and lost her arm, she didn’t give up. She fought every day. She kept trying and finally after all that hard work that hard work payed off.
She never gave up and that’s within a month. Although she was already athletic, she became better at surfing after the attack. She became so good even with one arm that she became a pro surfer and won many awards. Bethany also has a lot of courage. She acted like she didn’t need an arm to live her life.
Hamilton was born on February 8th of 1990 in Lihue, Kauai, Hawaii (Bethany Hamilton). She began surfing at the age of five but started competitive surfing at the age of eight (Timeline). In elementary school she began homeschooling so she could focus on her surfing. She would surf daily and fell in love with