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Video Feature: How Triathlon Changed Amy Dixon's Life After Blindness

By Nick Heheman, USA Triathlon, 06/25/19, 7:11PM MDT

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After Amy Dixon lost her sight, she said she felt "less than". 

"It was my preconceived notion of what blindness was going to be like for me," Dixon said. 

Then, she found triathlon and it completely transformed her life. Check out the video above to hear about Dixon's journey into the sport, as well as the incredible story of how she met her current race guide and, now, lifelong friend, Kirsten Sass.