Amy Dixon USA

Blind Athlete, Speaker and Patient Advocate

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Amy is an accomplished speaker for a variety of companies and non-profit organizations.  She has extensive experience doing PR and as a spokesperson on live television, radio and writing blogs for the companies she works with in medical technology, pharmaceuticals and as a motivational speaker.

Patient Advocate

Amy is the President of Glaucoma Eyes International Organization.  She serves as a coach and mentor to many visually impaired athletes, eye disease and autoimmune disease patients, helping them live lives beyond their disability and disease through her vast resources and expertise.

Para-triathlete

Amy is the current ITU Aquathlon World Champion, USA Paratriathlon National Champion, USA Cycling National Time Trial Champion, and 7-time ITU Triathlon Gold Medalist.  She is a 2016, ’18 &’19 USA Paratriathlon National Team Member and is a current 2020 Paralympic Hopeful. Amy is also founder of Camp No Sight No Limits, the first ever camp for blind triathletes in the USA.

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Welcome to My Journey!

Find out the latest news on my adventures with my guide dog, Woodstock, as we travel the world competing in triathlons and spreading awareness about Uveitis, Glaucoma, and disease prevention and treatment. Find out more information about my amazing sponsors, and the inspiring people I train and race with, as I work my way towards the Paralympics.  Also find out how you can book me and my wonderful guide dog at your next event to inspire you to live a fuller life.  Learn how we as humans can adapt to meet any challenges we face, physically, professionally and personally.

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Amy Dixon

 Recent Posts & News

Learn about my adventures and follow me along the way!

BlogNews
October 16, 2019

Resiliency- Magog 2019- the race that almost wasn’t

2019 – the year of resiliency There I was, lined up with 200 overeager wetsuit-clad triathletes ( or in this case aquathletes) at the Tri club of San Diego’s monthly Aquathlon on the expansive beach at La Jolla Shores; poised, smiling, focused, my hands rested lightly on my knees as I crouched forward in a half-prone starting position, preparing to sprint to the pounding surf. My guide, a volunteer from the local University, jumped up and down on the starting line, like a tiger ready to pounce. It was ON. Into the water we rushed, leaping and dolphin-diving our way…
BlogIn The PressNews
October 16, 2019

Becoming the First Blind Guide Dog Handler to get our AKC Rally Masters Title!

Woodstock and I celebrate with our first official 'leg' towards our Masters Rally AKC Title CLICK HERE TO READ THE ARTICLE ABOUT WOODY AND I ACHIEVING ANOTHER 'FIRST' FOR A BLIND WOMAN! https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/sports/dog-sports-for-handlers-with-disabilities-how-and-why-to-seek-an-accommodation/
In The Press
September 16, 2019

Tokyo Test Event- Team USA article

Amy and Kirsten attacking the bike course   https://www.teamusa.org/USA-Triathlon/News/Articles-and-Releases/2019/August/16/US-Paratriathletes-Claim-Three-Golds-at-Tokyo-ITU-Paratriathlon-World-Cup