Michael Phelps

AP Interview: Phelps has 'no desire' to return to swimming

Michael Phelps says he has "no desire" to return to competitive swimming, but he's eager to stay involved with the sport and cheer on those who …

Olympics

Michael Phelps Insists He Is Done Swimming - Swimming World News

<b>Michael Phelps</b> says he has “no desire” to return to competitive swimming, according to a report from <i>The Associated Press</i>. In an interview Tuesday …

Olympics

Allison Schmitt Comeback for 2020? Not "At This Time" - Swimming World News

<b>Allison Schmitt</b> has not competed since winning Olympic gold last year in Rio as part of the U.S. women’s 800 free relay team, but one of her good …

Olympics

Michael Phelps still has ‘no desire’ to come back

<b>Michael Phelps</b> says he has “no desire” to return to competitive swimming, but he is eager to stay involved with the sport and cheer on those who …

Olympics

Michael Phelps Teams Up With Nulo To Inspire Pet Parents

Today, <b>Nulo Pet</b> Food launched WE DECIDE, its most expansive pet marketing campaign to-date led by 23-time gold medalist <b>Michael Phelps</b> and his French …

Pets

Names & FAces: Michael Phelps, Doug Collins

<b>Michael Phelps</b><p>The Olympic champion, 32, says he has “no desire” to return to competitive swimming, but is eager to stay involved with the sport and cheer on those who follow in his wake. In an interview Tuesday, Phelps said he is excited about the birth of his second child and numerous …

Olympics

Is Allison Schmitt Making a Run at Tokyo 2020?

A post shared by Michael Phelps (@m_phelps00) on Sep 18, 2017 at 12:08pm PDT<p>After taking relay gold and silver (800 free relay, 400 free relay) in …

Swimming

"Butt-Dialing Michael Phelps Changed My Life"

Michael Phelps is among the rare swimmers, or Olympic athletes in general, who transcend the sports in which they compete and become a part of the …

Swimming

Rio Olympics 2016: Corruption, white elephants only legacy as Brazil struggles to recover from Games hangover

<b>Rio de Janeiro:</b> The Rio de Janeiro Olympics was a world class party, but a year later, there's no end in sight to the painful hangover gripping Latin …

Brazil

Phelps Reflects On London 200 Fly: I Got What I Deserved

Olympic icon <b>Michael Phelps</b> was recently on-hand in Dubai to help open one of his sponsor’s new stores. At 700 square feet, the Dubai Mall will now be …

Swimming

3 things I learned taking a baby swim class with Michael Phelps

It's not very often the most decorated Olympian of all time is in your baby's swim class — but when he is, you pay attention.<p>Michael Phelps, his wife Nicole and 1-year-old son Boomer came to New York City this summer to participate in a swim class put on by the Phelps Foundation and Huggies Little …

Babies

How To Get Pecs Like Mr Anthony Joshua

What you need to work on for a body to rival athletes Messrs Usain Bolt, Michael Phelps and Cristiano Ronaldo<p>In American architect Mr Louis …

Usain Bolt

Phelps: "I Could Probably Go 48" in a 100m Free Against Conor McGregor

At the end of August, following the Conor McGregor – Floyd Mayweather fight, <b>Michael Phelps</b> jokingly tweeted at McGregor, taunting him to race in the …

Conor McGregor

Michael Phelps Believes There is Someone Out There Who Will One Day Pass His 23 Medal Tally - Swimming World News

<b>Michael Phelps</b> is the most decorated swimmer in the sport’s history and has more Olympic medals than any human in history with 28, ahead of Soviet …

Olympics

Michael Phelps jokes, I’d give Conor McGregor a head start

The challenge was a joke, but Phelps played along for a hypothetical.

Olympics

8 Funny Couples Costume Ideas So You And Your Partner Win Every Halloween Costume Competition

I have somehow always been single on Halloween, but it's a personal dream of mine to have a boyfriend on the holiday, so I can force him to do one of …

Dating

Phelps is Golden on the Golf Course, Wins Celebrity Event

He’s competed in a number of events during both his active swim career and in retirement, and it appears he isn’t half-bad.<p>The GOAT took his talents …

Swimming

Iowa falling short on mental health

After former Gov. Terry Branstad unilaterally closed two of Iowa’s four mental institutions, Iowa ranked last in psychiatric beds per capita — hardly …

Mental Health

Lost Languages Discovered In One Of The World’s Oldest Libraries

Researchers discovered ancient texts hidden beneath years of writing in the manuscripts at St. Catherine's Monastery.<p>Africa, Egypt, St Catherine’s …

Archaeology

8 Ways to Elevate Your Game to the Next Level

Your entrepreneurial journey won't be such a grind if you learn to take joy in your growth along the way.<p>Most of us are driven to succeed, yet it is amazing how many of us view the process of getting to where we want to go as a chore, rather than as the greatest, most fulfilling adventure of a …

Self-improvement

Bowman Shares Pre-Olympic Michael Phelps Workouts At ASCA Convention

At the recent convention of the American Swimming Coaches Association (ASCA), Arizona State coach Bob Bowman delivered remarks focused on how he …

Olympics

Eurosport’s Clever Promos With John McEnroe and Michael Phelps Helped Revive Its Musty Brand

Discovery Communications had grand ambitions when it bought Eurosport in 2015, but as the company beefed up the network’s sports content with major …

Advertising Industry

10 Most WTF Moments of the Summer

1 Barbie's Dream Bun<p>In June, Mattel released a new line of modern Ken dolls, including this visual non sequitur, popularly dubbed "Man Bun Ken." Yes, we are now living in a reality where Barbie's male counterpart looks like he went to a Goop workshop and opened up a zen surf school in Malibu. Who …

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The Great Debate: Phelps vs. Ledecky

Photo Courtesy: Peter H. Bick, Rob Schumacher<p><i>By Dylan Evangelista, Swimming World College Intern</i><p>Since her first Olympic berth back in 2012, it’s an …

Olympics

Ancient Egyptian Monastery Yields Manuscripts Written In Lost Languages Over 1,500 Years Ago

Thanks to new scientific techniques, ancient languages that have not been seen in thousands of years are now being deciphered after a collection of …

Archaeology

Harvey’s historic price tag: $160 billion

Editors, USA TODAY<p><b>Harvey’s cost could rival Katrina and Sandy — combined</b><p>Hurricane Harvey could well end up being the nation's costliest natural disaster ever, with a staggering price tag of $160 billion, the private weather firm AccuWeather estimated. That would be a nearly 1% hit to America’s …

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Michael Phelps Fetus Hits 1st Concert

<b>Michael Phelps</b> took his wife and his fetus out on the town on Tuesday -- treating the gang to a <b>OneRepublic</b> show!<p>Earlier that day, <b>Nicole Phelps</b> …

Olympics

Olympic medalist Michael Phelps challenges Conor McGregor to swimming race

The 23-time gold medalist, of course, is no stranger to novelty sporting events, having recently participated in Discovery’s Shark Week special, …

Olympics

When athletes share their battles with mental illness

Michael Phelps locked himself in his bedroom for four days three years ago. He’d been arrested a second time for DUI. He was despondent and adrift. He thought about suicide.<p>“I didn’t want to be alive,” he tells USA TODAY Sports. “I didn’t want to see anyone else. I didn’t want to see another …

Mental Health

Olympic legend Michael Phelps challenges Conor McGregor to swimming race

Conor McGregor pocketed around $100m by swapping the octogan for squared circle, and now Michael Phelps has floated the idea of the Irishman taking to water.<p>The 23-time Olympic gold medalist asked his 2.2 million strong Twitter following is he should step out of retirement and challenge McGregor to …

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