Name: Amy Dixon
Sport: Paratriathlon
Hometown: Encinitas, Calif.
High School: Brookfield High School (Brookfield, Conn.)
College: University of Connecticut ’99, Pharmacy and Equine Business Management

Career Highlights
Eight-time ITU World Paratriathlon Event medalist (3 golds, 5 bronzes)
Four-time ITU Paratriathlon World Cup medalist (3 golds, 1 silver)
Four-time CAMTRI Paratriathlon American Championships medalist (3 silvers, 1 bronze)
2016 ITU Aquathlon World Champion
2014 USA Paratriathlon National Championships silver medalist

Elite Triathlon Career

2018: Kicked off the season with a bronze-medal performance at the Sarasota-Bradenton CAMTRI Paratriathlon American Championships on March 10 • Collected bronze at the ITU World Paratriathlon Series Iseo-Franciacorta on June 30 • Earned another bronze at the ITU World Paratriathlon Series Edmonton on July 27 • Placed 7th at the ITU Paratriathlon World Championships in Gold Coast, Australia, on Sept. 15 • Grabbed silver on Oct. 14 at the Sarasota-Bradenton ITU Paratriathlon World Cup, held in a duathlon format • Capped her season with a win at the Madeira Paratriathlon World Cup Funchal on Oct. 28

2017: Opened the season with a win in the women’s PTVI class at the Sarasota CAMTRI Paratriathlon American Championships • Earned gold medals at the Magog and Sarasota-Bradenton ITU Paratriathlon World Cups • Took bronze at ITU World Paratriathlon Edmonton • Placed fourth at ITU World Paratriathlon Yokohama • Was fifth for PTVI women at the ITU Paratriathlon World Championships in Rotterdam

2016: Earned a gold medal at the Yokohama ITU World Paratriathlon Event • Claimed the women’s PT5 world title at the ITU Aquathlon World Championships in Cozumel • Took silver at the Sarasota CAMTRI Paratriathlon American Championships • Placed fifth at the ITU Paratriathlon World Championships in Rotterdam

2015: Took the win in the women’s PT5 division at the Edmonton ITU World Paratriathlon Event • Claimed bronze at the Detroit ITU World Paratriathlon Event • Was the runner-up for PT5 women at the Monterrey CAMTRI Paratriathlon American Championships • Placed sixth at the Rio de Janeiro ITU World Paratriathlon Event • Finished seventh at the ITU Paratriathlon World Championships in Chicago

2014: Won gold in the women’s PT5 division at the Manaus ITU World Paratriathlon Event • Took silver at the USA Paratriathlon National Championships • Earned bronze medals at the Magog ITU World Paratriathlon Event and the Dallas PATCO Triathlon Pan American Championships • Placed eighth for PT5 women at the ITU Paratriathlon World Championships in Edmonton

Personal: Founded “Camp No Sight No Limits” in 2015 to train more blind athletes to become elite paratriathletes…Co-founder and Vice President of Glaucoma Eyes International, an international non-governmental organization dedicated to providing patient support and bridging the gap between medical staff and patients worldwide…Speaks to groups about self-empowerment and overcoming obstacles including illness, injury and professional challenges…Is a certified sommelier…Has a background in equestrian competition.