|Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story: Amidst the small beautiful city of Guarapari, Brazil, Derek Rabelo's father prayed that his son would become a famous professional
surfer. Unfortunately on May 25th nineteen ninety-two, his prayer seemed unanswered when Derek was born blind. Seventeen years later Derek decided that despite his
blindness he still wanted to surf and that he wanted to surf Pipeline on the North Shore of Oahu.