LIHUE, KAUAI (HawaiiNewsNow) - There's some happy news from local pro surfer Bethany Hamilton, and her family took to social media on Tuesday to share it!
In a photo posted to her Facebook, Hamilton, alongside husband Adam Dirks and the couple's 2-year-old son Tobias, announced she had given birth to their second child.
"We are overjoyed to welcome our son Wesley Phillip Dirks into the world!" reads the post. "It's a beautiful time getting life started with the four of us."
Hamilton and her family used Instagram to announce last October that she was expected.
The Kauai native survived a shark attack in 2003 that resulted in the loss of her left arm. Her story was picked up by Hollywood and made into a film titled, "Soul Surfer."
She became a professional surfer ten years ago and now tours the world as a motivational speaker.