Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Tag: Amy Van Dyken-Rouen

Amy Van Dyken-Rouen, from Olympian to paraplegic to inspiration

Even when life becomes too hectic for Amy Van Dyken-Rouen, she finds a way to progress in her spinal cord rehabilitation. For 2 ½ months, she was traveling so extensively for speaking engagements that her...

Amy Van Dyken Foundation

We Improve The Lives Of People With Spinal Cord Injuries! What Amy Van Dyken-Rouen did in 2014 to flip her near-death tragedy into a much admired recovery – along with her breakout plans for 2015...

Olympic Swimmer Amy Van Dyken Determined to Walk Again

my Van Dyken, the six-time Olympic gold medalist swimmer who became paralyzed when she severed her spinal cord in an ATV crash this summer, says she is determined to walk again. “There is a possibility...

Amy Van Dyken-Rouen: The Next Adventure

An Olympic athlete and CSU alumna, Amy Van Dyken-Roeun, has recently undergone a new adventure in her life. Van Dyken-Rouen was involved in an ATV accident on June 6, 2014 leaving her paralyzed from the...

Attitude can play significant role in recovery from paralyzing injury

The news was the kind commonly termed tragic, yet the communication from Amy Van Dyken-Rouen's hospital room in Arizona saturated the social media universe with positive vibes. The former Olympic swimmer smiled in photos. She...