Taekwondo practitioner who won a gold medal at the 2008 Olympics in the 67kg division.
She made her competitive debut in 2003 at the Pan American Youth Championships, where she won her first competition.
She was Mexico's flagbearer at the 2012 Olympics, where she won a bronze medal.
She was born in La Brecha, Sinaloa.
In the semifinals of the 2008 Olympics she defeated Sarah Stevenson.