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Relive Michael Phelps’ 2008 Appearance on Saturday Night Live

Michael Phelps was at the peak of his stardom in September 2008, one month after winning 8 Olympic gold medals in Beijing.


How To Raise A Champion

Developing extraordinary leaders in an ordinary world.

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Michael Phelps – The Making Of A Champion

The story of how Phelps, the winningest Olympian in history, developed into the world’s greatest swimmer.


Phelps Talks About Life With Baby Boomer, Meaning Of Son’s Name

Get the stats on Baby Boomer, the son of Michael Phelps and fiancée Nicole Johnson.


Michael Phelps Headlines NBAC Countdown to Gold

Join Michael Phelps and honorary gala chairman, Debbie Phelps as NBAC hosts its quadrennial gala, Countdown to Gold, in support of Olympic Trial Qualifiers and their quest for Olympic greatness in Rio.


Photo Vault, Day 2 – All Around the Pool at the 2014 Arena Grand Prix Mesa

Many thanks to Rafael Domeyko – – for these great swimming photos. (Featured Image: Michael Phelps)

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Debbie Phelps Named First Full-Time Director of Baltimore Public Schools Fundraising Arm

The mother of the great Olympian stepped down from her role as middle school principal in 2012, and has now taken on an even bigger position.

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Lifetime Achievement, 2012 Swammy Award Winner, Michael Phelps

“Michael’s path to greatness was sealed when he lost to Ian Thorpe and Pieter van den Hoogenband in Athens in the 200 freestyle. It proved Michael was fearless, unshakable.” (Swim Photo Credit: VIS)


Michael Phelps’ Olympic Super Agent, Carlisle, Respected as Creative Force

Swim News: “In the afterglow of Michael Phelps’ crowning 22 career Olympic medals, Team Phelps is enjoying the limelight.” (Swim Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)


Michael Phelps To Switch Places with Sisters Whitney and Hilary

Phelps hugs sister, Hilary, at the 2012 US Olympic Trials (Swim Photo Credit: Tim Binning, the swim pictures)


Michael Phelps Photo Vault, 2010 to 2012

Phelps photos kickoff our new feature category, Photo Fishbowl. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


8 days of Olympic Trials Images

“How you kiss when you’ve made the 2012 Olympic Team!”


Loaded Lineup for Trials Autograph Sessions

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Peter Vanderkaay will be among those signing in Omaha (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


Gary and Dave ask WWDPD

Gary educates David on why @MamaPhelpsH20 is unbeatable in her upcoming competition.

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Dave and Gary’s Mother’s Day Special

Happy Mother’s Day to all! Gary’s wonderful mother classes up the column. Gary unclasses it right back.

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