Surfer Bethany Hamilton Speaks Out Against World Surf League's Decision to Allow 'Male-Bodie• https://www.thegatewaypundit.com By Margaret Flavi
Surfer Bethany Hamilton rose to fame after her remarkable recovery from a shark attack when she was thirteen years old. Her story was dramatized in the movie "Soul Surfer." She is the author of several inspiring books and a mother to three young sons.
Hamilton took to Instagram to address an announcement from the World Surf League allowing 'male-bodied' individuals, transgender women, to compete against women in professional surfing.
In the video, Hamilton says,
Today I want to address the news that the World Surf League has officially made the rule that male-bodied individuals known as transgender athletes can officially compete in the women's division.
The World Surf League says they are following the Olympic guidelines.