Welcome Back…Michael Phelps Warming up in Mesa

It’s almost show time out in Arizona at the Mesa stop of the Arena Pro Swim Series.  Our photographer Mike Lewis is on hand to help tell the visual stories this weekend.  Here’s some of what he grabbed from today’s warm up session at the Skyline Aquatic Center.

Michael Phelps by Mike Lewis Mesa 2015 (4 of 5)

Michael Phelps (photo: Mike Lewis, Ola Vista Photography)

Michael Phelps by Mike Lewis Mesa 2015 (2 of 5)

Michael Phelps (photo: Mike Lewis, Ola Vista Photography)

Michael Phelps by Mike Lewis Mesa 2015 (3 of 5)

Michael Phelps and Alison Schmitt (photo: Mike Lewis, Ola Vista Photography)

Michael Phelps by Mike Lewis Mesa 2015 (1 of 1)

Michael Phelps (photo: Mike Lewis, Ola Vista Photography)

Michael Phelps by Mike Lewis Mesa 2015 (1 of 5)

Michael Phelps (photo: Mike Lewis, Ola Vista Photography)

Michael Phelps (photo: Mike Lewis, Ola Vista Photography)

Michael Phelps (photo: Mike Lewis, Ola Vista Photography)

Michael Phelps (photo: Mike Lewis, Ola Vista Photography)

Michael Phelps (photo: Mike Lewis, Ola Vista Photography)

Michael Phelps by Mike Lewis Mesa 2015 (5 of 5)

Michael Phelps (photo: Mike Lewis, Ola Vista Photography)

 

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“Live from Mesa, it’s the Michael Phelps Grand Prix, brought to you by Michael Phelps, hosted by me, Michael Phelps and featuring Michael Phelps. We’re joined here in the studio by Michael Phelps. Michael, what are your thoughts on the biggest story of the meet- the return to action of Michael Phelps?” “Thanks Michael, I’m really exciting to see Michael Phelps’ races this weekend. Rumor on deck is he’s been training 9 days a week in preperation and he’s coming down from altitude training at the Michael Phelps Aquatic Center on the moon. So this should be a fun week! I’m also looking forward to seeing Michael Phelps swim, to see where he’s at in his preperation for the Michael… Read more »

MesanotPhelps

I hope this meet focuses on ALL of the talent at Mesa, Michael Phelps isn’t the only story there, and its ridiculous that companies like ESPN will only cover Phelps when there are great up and coming athletes that deserve way more credit than they are given.

Lane Four

LOL LOL Laughed my ass off when I read this! Hulk GOOD! LOL

coacherik

Looks like a handful of people need a snickers today, hey, Hulk?

YoungFish11

I think this might be a record for likes on a comment Hulk!

We Love Phelps

someone is jelly hahaaa 😀
ok, keep doing what you are best at…

ONEHANDTOUCH

Sounds like Rowdy commentating.

On a serious note…

I like Ledecky under 15:40 and McBroom just under 8:00.

About Gold Medal Mel Stewart

Gold Medal Mel Stewart

MEL STEWART Jr., aka Gold Medal Mel, won three Olympic medals at the 1992 Olympic Games. Mel's best event was the 200 butterfly. He is a former World, American, and NCAA Record holder in the 200 butterfly. As a writer/producer and sports columnist, Mel has contributed to Yahoo Sports, Universal Sports, …

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