Bethany Hamilton Surfs the Deadliest Wave in the World PregnantAfter finding out she was pregnant with her first child, Bethany Hamilton was invited to compete in a specialty heat during the 2014 Billabong Pipeline Masters on the North Shore of Oahu. The opportunity and the challenge was too big to turn down.
"We're in a very powerful time in history," said Leah Dawson. "I've felt for a long time that the women’s story has been a bit misguided by the men that have run the surf industry. I feel like for myself, I have a duty to nurture our culture because I love it so much."