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    Soul Surfer Movie Analysis

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    won the Hawaii Ezekiel Surf Into Summer Event, with her friend Alana placed third. As depicted in the film, the Rip Curl then offered a sponsorship for both girls, which they joyfully accepted. Alana and Bethany also snuck off the night before Halloween with some friends to go night surfing at Tunnels Beach. Although Bethany’s biography reveals there weren’t any fireworks, the girls were the last two to return back to shore. Most importantly, ‘Soul Surfer’ accurately portrayed Bethany playing with her left arm in the ocean when a tiger shark appeared out of nowhere and sunk its teeth into Bethany, biting her arm off near the shoulder. Similarly, Byron did break the car window to access a mobile phone and called 911, while Holt used his surfboard as a stretcher to get Bethany out of the water. Holt also used his rashie and ankle strap to slow down the bleeding, while Alana threw up on the beach in shock. The movie also truthfully depicts Bethany’s father’s reaction, when the doctor broke the news that Bethany was attacked by the shark, while he was prepared for knee…

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    What would you do if you lost a limb? Would you dare to surf on the open ocean on the wild waves with the chance to lose your surfboard and be stranded all alone in the ocean without a limb? Bethany Hamilton had immense courage as a thirteen year old girl who lost her arm to a shark while surfing and not long after losing her arm heroically returned to surfing. Bethany Hamilton was born in Hanalei, Kauai, Hawaii on February 8, 1990. She is the daughter of Tom and Cheri Hamilton. She also…

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    Surfboard Leashes

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    A surfboard leash is an essential piece of surfing equipment. Not only does it save you from long swims back to shore, but it also keeps your board from ramming into near-by surfers. When choosing a surfboard leash, there are a number of factors you need to take into consideration. To help you better understand what those factors are, we've created a guide that will help you pick the best leash for your surfing needs. Length Surfboard leashes come in a variety of lengths. The size you choose…

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    Surfing and Bodyboarding are both watersports that millions of people participate in (3). Surfers and body boarders can be found all around the world at beaches and reefs. Both these sports are very popular. Both offer different sets of manoeuvres that are commonly seen and used within the sport. Surfers and bodyboarders have often fought over the superiority of the respective sports, however the reasoning behind this is often vague at best (4). Bodyboarding is a water sport in which the rider…

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    Ron Jon’s, Your One-Stop Surf Shop in Myrtle Beach, SC As you go from the mall to the strip on the Grand Strand, you’ll see one t-shirt on beachgoers all the time - Ron Jon’s. The shirts are one of the store’s most loved items, but there’s so much more to choose from in their apparel, surf, skate, beach, and souvenir sections. Ron Jon’s Surf Shop is known around the globe as a symbol of the overall beach lifestyle. The surf section has everything you could possibly need to hit the waves…

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    Surfing Research Paper

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    To get the most out of surfing for the first time, the beginner would need to take some time to prepare and find out the expectations involving surfing. There are many preparation lists out there for a beginner before he or she should get their feet wet. First, when preparing to take the first plunge into the surf, having a basic fitness will help maximize the enjoyment experience and escalate the time spending surfing the waves. The four conditioning exercises a beginner should develop are;…

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    Surfboard Design History

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    Surfboard design has always been a very personal thing. Shapers tend to be surfers themselves, and board design is as much an engineering feat as it is a love for surfing. Professional surfers work closely with shapers, as each surfer rides waves differently, and they know better than anyone how their surfboard needs to perform. Surfboards have evolved as surfers tackled new ‘liquid terrain’. Ancient Hawaiian surfboards In the early days of surfing in ancient Hawaii. Surfing was a deeply…

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    Self-Reflection My presentation was effective in explaining how the forces of hydrodynamics and physics influenced the design of a surfboard. I believe that my use of an actual surfboard was the most effective component of my presentation because it gave the audience a visual representation of the structure of a surfboard, allowing them to see the parts up close. This made my presentation more understandable, creative, and interesting. The content of my presentation was well organized due to…

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    Calculate the balance in the firm’s Inventory account. • Inventory Balance $2000 (purchased) - $1200 (sales) - $300 (returns) = $500 c) Absence of a purchases account is due to purchases, purchase returns and allowances, sales and sales returns are recognized in the inventory account balance. Perpetual inventory systems show all changes in inventory in the “inventory” account. Purchase accounts are not used in the perpetual inventory system. This is to keep the inventory balance current at…

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    Lampuga Research Paper

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    Lampuga has created the world’s most advance electric surfboard the world has to offer. This is a tech savvy surfboard that has a carbon fiber body that only weighs 86 pounds. The electric surfboard that Lampuga has made is also the fastest surfboard on the market with top speeds of 34 MPH it is also eco-friendly by using 52-volt lithium-ion battery that provides 20 to 35 minutes of runtime. There is also an anti-grip surface for ease of use, and an automatic kill switch so if someone falls off…

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