Amy Van Dyken-Rouen is a 6-time Olympic champion. She won 4 medals in 1996 in Atlanta and two more in Sydney, Australia in 2000. Amy has the distinction of being one of the few Olympians whose medals are all gold. In 2007 she was the only American swimmer to be inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame’s Class of 2007. She was also inducted into the Olympic Hall of Fame in July 2008. In June of 2014, she was injured in an ATV accident and severed her spinal cord leaving her paralyzed from the waist down. She teaches audiences the importance of not giving other people the power to tell you what you can’t do. Be thankful for what you have and keep trying to improve.