Biography:

Please note: the information below is accurate as of the London 2012 Olympic Games.

Amy Cotton competed for the second time at an Olympic Games in 2012 and finished 17th in the women’s -78kg judo division.

A 2004 Olympian who reached the quarter-finals in Athens, Cotton worked very hard to get back to the top of the world stage after missing the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing with a broken foot.

Cotton won a bronze medal at the 2003 Pan American Games. She is a 10-time National Championships medallist, winning three gold, four silver and three bronze, dating as far back as 1995.

Coach(es):

Sergio Pessoa, Nicolas Gill, Marie Helene Chisholm