Physical Challenge: Visually Impaired
Hometown: Encinitas, CA
Sports: Triathlon + Paracycling
Amy Dixon has lost 98% of her vision due to a rare autoimmune disorder. After a friend suggested she try a triathlon, she was instantly hooked. Since her introduction, Dixon has made remarkable progress. She is the current USA Paratriathlon National Champion and USA Paracycling national time trial champion. She is a seven-time international gold medalist on the international triathlon union circuit, currently ranked number six in the Tokyo Paralympic qualification rankings and is a current member of the US para-triathlon national team. She has deep roots with CAF and has been powering through life since losing her vision.
In The Media:
Challenged Athletes Live Q&A with Bob Babbitt: Episode Eighteen | Amy Dixon