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Amy Van Dyken-Rouen arrives at Colorado hospital to begin rehab Published: June 19, 2014

Six-time Olympic gold medalist swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen was transported via air ambulance to Craig Hospital in Englewood Wednesday morning to begin rehabilitation for a severed spinal cord, the Denver Post reports.

"I feel good, I feel great." the Colorado native told reporters.

She said it feels good to be back home in Colorado and gave a special shout out to Cherry Creek High School.

"I can definitely feel the thoughts and prayers, keep them coming," she said.

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