NBC San Diego Covers Camp No Sight No Limits
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Amy lost 98% of her sight due to a rare eye disease, and now travels the world with her guide dog, Woodstock, by her side, raising awareness for the school that trained him, Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, and speaking to groups about her passion for empowering patients to educate themselves in the face of illness and disease.
Amy is now an elite Para-triathlete competing on the world ITU Paratriathlon circuit on the USA Paratriathlon National Team, training and racing for the upcoming Paralympic Games as a visually impaired triathlete. She is ranked 5th in the world for the sport of triathlon and is the Aquathlon World Champion.
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Blind Chicks Traincation 2016 UK Edition What do triathletes do in the ‘off season’ you might ask. Some might take a vacation to a non-sporty island or throw in a ski trip or hop on a plane to see family they’ve missed throughout the year. When that’s over, we focus on building up our weaknesses as athletes, and for me, that’s my brain, my swim, and my strength. So, once I got some good strength training sessions in at home, and a good chat with my sports psychologist, I booked my flight to London to go visit my…