Michael Phelps has more fun in the 100 fly post race interview.
Michael Phelps didn’t get a win in his first final coming back from an 18-month retirement at the 2014 Mesa Grand Prix, but the men’s 100 fly final was still the best race of the night between him and rival Ryan Lochte.
2014 Mesa Grand Prix: Friday Morning Heat Sheets Show Split Up of Michael Andrew/Michael Phelps Battle
Simone Manuel has dropped the 200 free from her Friday schedule so that she may focus on the 50 instead.
Michael Phelps looks very smooth and very low in his butterfly races so far at the Mesa Grand Prix.
Another look at Phelps’ finals swim in the 100 butterfly, including numbers from the 2012 Austin Grand Prix.
After breaking the junior world record in the 400 freestyle with a 4:05.27 in prelims, Katie Ledecky re-broke her mark in…
He’s Baaaack. The winningest Olympian of all-time Michael Phelps swam his first race since the 2012 Olympics on Thursday at the 2014 Mesa Grand Prix. He took the top seed over Rival Ryan Lochte, and the two will swim side-by-side in finals.
Katie Ledecky was over five seconds short of her lifetime best, but still broke the FINA Junior World Record on Thursday morning in Mesa.
Here is Phelps by the numbers this morning in Mesa in his 100 butterfly.
Michael Phelps 100 butterfly prelim – comeback – in photos.
This is long, raw footage. Michael Phelps comments on his prelim 100 butterfly. Phelps earned the top seed in 52.84, with friend and competitor Ryan Lochte just behind in 52.94.”
It’s time for Michael Phelps to get down to business in Mesa.
Empty Lanes at the Mesa Grand Prix are indicative of one major problem stunting swimming’s popularity: pro-level meets have the same accountability as age group meets.
Olympic gold medalist Anthony Ervin arrives at the 2014 Arena Grand Prix in Mesa.
22-time Olympic medalist Michael Phelps will make his official comeback at the 2014 Mesa Grand Prix. But that’s far from the only storyline to watch at this week’s battle in the desert.