After a third-place finish in Fiji, Bethany Hamilton was awarded a wildcard for the Swatch Women's Pro at Lower Trestles, starting Sept. 7.
Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Updated: Wednesday, September 7, 2016
In a near-repeat of their Fiji battle, the Hawaiian had the Jeep leader on the ropes at Trestles, with Nikki Van Dijk taking the win.
The big-wave charger won the Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy twin-fin division for the second year running.
A look at the wildcard's stunning performances throughout the event at Cloudbreak.
After another huge upset win at Cloudbreak, Hamilton opens up about chasing her dreams, and the honor of inspiring others to do the same.