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This Sightless Brazilian Surfer's Life Story Will Restore Your Faith When Everything Is Going Wrong

"Where there is a will, there is a way." This is what I have learned from the life. And there's a story of a guy from Brazil who has proved that nothing is impossible if you have guts to fulfill your dreams.

Even before Derek Rabelo's birth, his father was dreaming of making his son a surfer. But unfortunately, Derek was born with no eyesight. But since childhood, he was fond of surfing as his father wanted him to be. And finally, he made it!

Images source Derek's Instagram

This Sightless Brazilian Surfer's Life Story Will Restore Your Faith When Everything Is Going Wrong

This Sightless Brazilian Surfer's Life Story Will Restore Your Faith When Everything Is Going Wrong

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His father named him after a Hawaiian surfing champion Derek Ho.

His father named him after a Hawaiian surfing champion Derek Ho.

When he was born blind, his father had to put his dream on hold.

When he was born blind, his father had to put his dream on hold.

But Derek had that zeal to become a great surfer.

But Derek had that zeal to become a great surfer.

When he reached 17, his journey to become a surfer started.

When he reached 17, his journey to become a surfer started.

He started practicing the surfing every morning.

He started practicing the surfing every morning.

His father was always there to support and help him.

His father was always there to support and help him.

He started developing the bonding with waves.

He started developing the bonding with waves.

And sooner, he started being able to surf well.

He wanted to show the world, what a blind person can do.

He wanted to show the world, what a blind person can do.

And he proved it!

Now he travels all around the world to inspire people.

Now he travels all around the world to inspire people.

He says: Believe in yourself and believe in God. That is the key to success.

He says: Believe in yourself and believe in God. That is the key to success.

Skateboard and snowboard are his dream projects.

Skateboard and snowboard are his dream projects.

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All the best Derek, we are proud of you. Share this inspirational story to all your near ones.

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