There are so many noteworthy ways to share your pregnancy with your friends, family, Facebook followers and possibly the world. Whether it鈥檚 a timelapse of the nine months, asking your BFF to be the godmother on Instagram or even making a photo diary of you decorating your newborn鈥檚 nursery (hey, Ansel!), the milestone moments don鈥檛 stop. One celeb who is going the extra (nautical) mile for her memorable pregnancy achievements is Bethany Hamilton.


The surfer, who lost her left arm at the age of 13 to a tiger shark, has been back up on the board ever since the accident and now has a second rider on the waves. Bethany and her husband Adam Dirks announced their pregnancy via YouTube last month (see the adorable video below!).

Now six months pregnant, she is still standing up and hitting the waves. She told People what it鈥檚 like to have her future son riding with her, 鈥淚t鈥檚 such a weird feeling to be surfing in the ocean while my baby is moving around inside me. It鈥檚 a cool feeling, but I noticed my balance is a little off and I fall more, so I鈥檓 having to focus.鈥

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While this may be atypical for most women that are six months pregnant, it is not uncommon for a Hamilton. The surfer told People that her mom surfed throughout her pregnancy. While she doesn鈥檛 think she will go all nine months standing up on her board in the water, Bethany believes she won鈥檛 take a surf break until she is eight months along. Surfs up, you two!


Will pregnant surfing become a trend courtesy of Bethany Hamilton? Let us know your thoughts in the comments.

(Photos via @bethanyhamilton + Mike McGregor/Getty)