Phelps Baby #3: Boomer and Beckett to be big brothers

Michael Phelps and his wife Nicole Phelps have announced a pending addition to the Phelps family with a post on Instagram just one day short of making the world wonder if it was an April Fool’s joke.

The couple welcomed their first child, Boomer Robert Phelps, on May 5, 2016 just before Phelps’ standout performance at U.S. Olympic Team Trials that landed him a spot on his fifth United States Olympics Team. Beckett Richard Phelps was born on February 13, 2018. The couple has not yet announced if they are expected a boy or a girl. Phelps’ Instagram captain read: “#3 on the way! Can’t wait to see the journey that this takes us on!!! #luckyman #obyorgirl? #P3”

Phelps is the most decorated Olympic athlete in history. He has won more gold medals, and overall Olympic medals, than any athlete in any sport in history, with 23 gold and 28 total medals. His wife Nicole, formerly Johnson, was Miss California USA 2010.

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Coach
1 year ago

One more and we could have a relay! Congrats to the Phelps family!

Mike
1 year ago

He’s going for the relay

swim4fun
Reply to  Mike
1 year ago

If he doesn’t have baby#4, he has to come back

Old Man Chalmers
Reply to  swim4fun
1 year ago

or twins

CraigH
1 year ago

Man, Lochte is just having his second. Seems like he can never quite keep up.

thezwimmer
Reply to  CraigH
1 year ago

Don’t you worry. I’m sure we’ll here about Lochte #3 soon enough.

Burak B
Reply to  CraigH
1 year ago

Lochte is number one in my book 🙂

Bkkang
Reply to  Burak B
1 year ago

Is he suspended from competition until July 2019. Lol.

Kristiina Allekõrs
Reply to  Bkkang
1 year ago

Lochte coming back in July. He doing trainings. Ridicoulos long ban ending in july.

Kristiina Allekõrs
Reply to  Kristiina Allekõrs
1 year ago

Lochte coming back in july.

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