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#Michael Phelps

# michael-phelps - Sunday 27 October, 2019

Michael Phelps says he 'never competed in a clean field once'
# Grim
# Grim

Michael Phelps says he 'never competed in a clean field once'

Oct 27th 2019, 12:36 PM 12,810 Views 0 Comments

The 28-time Olympic medalist says positive tests should result in a lifetime ban.

# michael-phelps - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Phelps hails 'incredible' 19-year-old who smashed his longstanding world record
# Bittersweet Symphony
# Bittersweet Symphony

Phelps hails 'incredible' 19-year-old who smashed his longstanding world record

Jul 25th 2019, 8:57 AM 5,953 Views 1 Comment

‘My hat’s off to him,’ the American great said of Hungarian teenager Kristof Milak.

# michael-phelps - Saturday 18 August, 2018

Saving a life more important than a gold medal - Michael Phelps
# Perspective
# Perspective

Saving a life more important than a gold medal - Michael Phelps

Aug 18th 2018, 4:29 PM 6,240 Views 0 Comments

The US swimmer has spoken before of falling into depression after each Olympics.

# michael-phelps - Saturday 20 January, 2018

'I didn't want to be alive' - Michael Phelps opens up about battling anxiety, depression
# Deep End
# Deep End

'I didn't want to be alive' - Michael Phelps opens up about battling anxiety, depression

Jan 20th 2018, 1:11 PM 4,709 Views 5 Comments

“After every Olympics I think I fell into a major state of depression,” the 32-year-old Phelps said.

# michael-phelps - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

Michael Phelps has formally challenged Conor McGregor to a race in the pool
# All Going Swimmingly
From The Daily Edge
# All Going Swimmingly

Michael Phelps has formally challenged Conor McGregor to a race in the pool

Aug 30th 2017, 9:37 AM 7,999 Views 0 Comments

IMAGINE.

# michael-phelps - Monday 24 July, 2017

'I feel robbed': Viewers disappointed over Michael Phelps computer-generated race with shark
# Shark Week
From TheJournal.ie
# Shark Week

'I feel robbed': Viewers disappointed over Michael Phelps computer-generated race with shark

Jul 24th 2017, 6:08 PM 33,871 Views 27 Comments

Phelps ‘raced’ a shark in a television special as Discovery kicked off its 29th edition of Shark Week.

What to watch on TV tonight: Monday
# Tv Picks
From The Daily Edge
# Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Monday

Jul 24th 2017, 5:00 PM 5,050 Views 1 Comment

Here’s the telly that everyone will be talking about tomorrow.

Michael Phelps loses to great white shark in virtual race
# Fin
# Fin

Michael Phelps loses to great white shark in virtual race

Jul 24th 2017, 8:11 AM 11,620 Views 8 Comments

‘Will there ever be a boy born who can swim as fast as a shark?’

# michael-phelps - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Michael Phelps' baby boy Boomer has a better Instagram than most adults
# Baby Boomer
From The Daily Edge
# Baby Boomer

Michael Phelps' baby boy Boomer has a better Instagram than most adults

Apr 12th 2017, 8:00 AM 5,811 Views 3 Comments

Plus he has 777,000 followers.

# michael-phelps - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Phelps: I've never been in clean international race
# Doping
# Doping

Phelps: I've never been in clean international race

Mar 1st 2017, 4:17 PM 10,221 Views 5 Comments

Speaking at a US congressional hearing, Phelps said home races were fine though.

# michael-phelps - Friday 23 December, 2016

7 mental tricks Olympic athletes use to perform under pressure
# Mind Games
# Mind Games

7 mental tricks Olympic athletes use to perform under pressure

Dec 23rd 2016, 2:20 PM 8,707 Views 6 Comments

Allyson Felix tunes out distractions and other psychological strategies.

# michael-phelps - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Michael Phelps takes not-too-subtle dig at Olympic rival in new ad
# Tongue In Cheek
# Tongue In Cheek

Michael Phelps takes not-too-subtle dig at Olympic rival in new ad

Oct 27th 2016, 2:41 PM 8,717 Views 1 Comment

The commercial also features Jim Parsons of Big Bang Theory fame.

# michael-phelps - Monday 22 August, 2016

Hotline Rings Finale: The highs and lows of a dramatic Olympics
# Hotline Rings
# Hotline Rings

Hotline Rings Finale: The highs and lows of a dramatic Olympics

Aug 22nd 2016, 5:12 PM 2,975 Views 3 Comments

As the Rio chapter of the Olympics closes, we sign off on our Olympic podcast with a brief recap of the last two weeks.

5 winners and losers from the Rio Olympics
# Heroes And Villains
# Heroes And Villains

5 winners and losers from the Rio Olympics

Aug 22nd 2016, 10:36 AM 9,659 Views 7 Comments

Neymar scored in the 1-1 draw in the final against Germany and then converted the winning penalty to give the hosts a first-ever football gold.

# michael-phelps - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

US swimmer Ryan Lochte ordered to stay in Brazil by judge
# Rio 2016
# Rio 2016

US swimmer Ryan Lochte ordered to stay in Brazil by judge

Aug 17th 2016, 4:26 PM 58,423 Views 27 Comments

The 12-time medal winner claimed he was robbed at gunpoint.

# michael-phelps - Friday 12 August, 2016

Stunning Phelps secures historic 22nd gold medal as China drawn into doping storm
# Champion
# Champion

Stunning Phelps secures historic 22nd gold medal as China drawn into doping storm

Aug 12th 2016, 8:09 AM 37,172 Views 31 Comments

Chinese swimmer Chen Xinyi is under fire after a failed test.

# michael-phelps - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Hotline Rings EP 3: Defeat for Joyce, Annalise's fantastic form, and a Phelps masterclass
# Hotline Rings
# Hotline Rings

Hotline Rings EP 3: Defeat for Joyce, Annalise's fantastic form, and a Phelps masterclass

Aug 10th 2016, 11:56 AM 4,135 Views 0 Comments

Sinead O’Carroll joins us live from Rio with all the latest Olympic reaction and analysis.

From great to Greatest: Phelps and Ledecky's golden night
# Swimming
# Swimming

From great to Greatest: Phelps and Ledecky's golden night

Aug 10th 2016, 7:22 AM 25,490 Views 9 Comments

American pair light up the pool on a night to remember in Rio de Janeiro.

21 gold medals! Unstoppable Michael Phelps secures historic triumph in Rio
# Superstar
# Superstar

21 gold medals! Unstoppable Michael Phelps secures historic triumph in Rio

Aug 10th 2016, 2:39 AM 26,738 Views 34 Comments

The American earned his 200m butterfly win with a time of 1.53.36, before prevailing as part of the US 4x200m freestyle team.

# michael-phelps - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Michael Phelps' evil game-face has become a massive meme
# Michael Phelps
From The Daily Edge
# Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps' evil game-face has become a massive meme

Aug 9th 2016, 7:34 AM 10,231 Views 0 Comments

Eeeeeeeevil.

# michael-phelps - Monday 8 August, 2016

Phelps edges toward 200m fly showdown with le Clos
# Baltimore Bullet
# Baltimore Bullet

Phelps edges toward 200m fly showdown with le Clos

Aug 8th 2016, 8:33 PM 8,129 Views 3 Comments

it was a quick turnaround for the Olympics icon.

That's 19! Michael Phelps picks up another Olympic gold for the mantelpiece
# Goat
# Goat

That's 19! Michael Phelps picks up another Olympic gold for the mantelpiece

Aug 8th 2016, 4:28 AM 12,620 Views 5 Comments

America beat France and Australia in the men’s 4x100m freestyle relay.

# michael-phelps - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Man or beast? The enduring legend of Michael Phelps
# Catch 22
# Catch 22

Man or beast? The enduring legend of Michael Phelps

Aug 7th 2016, 9:30 AM 10,790 Views 3 Comments

Is he a dolphin, a human or a myth? We need to know before he hangs up his Speedos for good.

# michael-phelps - Thursday 30 June, 2016

'Harder than any swim I've had in my life': Phelps qualifies for fifth Olympic Games
# Goat
# Goat

'Harder than any swim I've had in my life': Phelps qualifies for fifth Olympic Games

Jun 30th 2016, 11:32 AM 6,610 Views 3 Comments

The whole retirement thing didn’t suit him, I guess.

# michael-phelps - Friday 18 March, 2016

Michael Phelps' trainer says Phelps still has the one trait that separates him from everybody else
# Nutrition
# Nutrition

Michael Phelps' trainer says Phelps still has the one trait that separates him from everybody else

Mar 18th 2016, 8:55 PM 13,070 Views 6 Comments

The Baltimore man is in shape again.

# michael-phelps - Friday 29 January, 2016

What is Michael Phelps doing in a pair of gold Speedos at a basketball game?
# Curtain Of Distraction
# Curtain Of Distraction

What is Michael Phelps doing in a pair of gold Speedos at a basketball game?

Jan 29th 2016, 9:13 AM 11,992 Views 0 Comments

The 18-time Olympic gold medallist was part of the ‘Curtain of Distraction’ last night.

# michael-phelps - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Michael Phelps reveals the scariest part of his dominance at the Olympics
# Champ
# Champ

Michael Phelps reveals the scariest part of his dominance at the Olympics

Jan 14th 2016, 5:15 PM 12,233 Views 7 Comments

The American athlete could become the oldest swimmer to ever win a gold medal at this summer’s Olympics.

# michael-phelps - Sunday 15 November, 2015

10 years since Keane's United exit & Phelps' rehabilitation; the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
# Good Reads

10 years since Keane's United exit & Phelps' rehabilitation; the week's best sportswriting

Nov 15th 2015, 7:00 AM 6,938 Views 2 Comments

Also, German football’s ticket pricing problem and Cuba’s route to football glory.

# michael-phelps - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

7 athletes who couldn't stay away from their favourite game
# This Is My Comeback
# This Is My Comeback

7 athletes who couldn't stay away from their favourite game

Mar 4th 2015, 11:11 AM 9,459 Views 7 Comments

Can Paul Galvin learn anything from these contemporaries?

# michael-phelps - Monday 6 October, 2014

Michael Phelps handed six-month ban for drink driving
# Dropped
# Dropped

Michael Phelps handed six-month ban for drink driving

Oct 6th 2014, 9:51 PM 3,198 Views 5 Comments

The 18-time Olympic swim champion has been dropped from the 2015 world championships roster.

Michael Phelps is taking (another) break from swimming
# Probation
# Probation

Michael Phelps is taking (another) break from swimming

Oct 6th 2014, 6:06 AM 3,508 Views 1 Comment

Is this the end of his era?

# michael-phelps - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Michael Phelps apologises after being arrested for drink driving
# DUI
# DUI

Michael Phelps apologises after being arrested for drink driving

Sep 30th 2014, 8:56 PM 5,037 Views 8 Comments

The multiple Olympic gold medallist was spotted speeding by a police officer in Baltimore.

# michael-phelps - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Michael Phelps flops at US nationals comeback
# Hitting The Wall
# Hitting The Wall

Michael Phelps flops at US nationals comeback

Aug 7th 2014, 9:37 AM 6,433 Views 4 Comments

He shaved his walrus moustache for this?

# michael-phelps - Friday 20 June, 2014

Michael Phelps plays down Championship prospects, says he just wants to have fun
# Just Warmin' Up
# Just Warmin' Up

Michael Phelps plays down Championship prospects, says he just wants to have fun

Jun 20th 2014, 1:35 AM 4,176 Views 0 Comments

‘It feels good to be able to swim on your own terms,’ says the 18-time Olympic champ.

# michael-phelps - Friday 25 April, 2014

Michael Phelps races for the first time since London Olympics - but loses to rival Ryan Lochte
# Water World
# Water World

Michael Phelps races for the first time since London Olympics - but loses to rival Ryan Lochte

Apr 25th 2014, 11:33 AM 3,048 Views 1 Comment

“It’s one race,” Phelps said. “It’s a long way whether I decide to continue or not.”

# michael-phelps - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Michael Phelps says he's back in the pool because of weight gain and love of the sport
# Taking The Plunge
# Taking The Plunge

Michael Phelps says he's back in the pool because of weight gain and love of the sport

Apr 24th 2014, 12:15 PM 4,948 Views 1 Comment

The Olympics legend is back in action today.

# michael-phelps - Monday 14 April, 2014

Olympic great Michael Phelps ending retirement
# In At The Deep End
# In At The Deep End

Olympic great Michael Phelps ending retirement

Apr 14th 2014, 6:26 PM 5,421 Views 1 Comment

The big Baltimore man is going to ‘test the waters’ according to his coach.

# michael-phelps - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Michael Phelps keeps mum on $1m Rio question
# Toe In The Water
# Toe In The Water

Michael Phelps keeps mum on $1m Rio question

Dec 5th 2013, 7:00 AM 5,092 Views 2 Comments

“I don’t know what’s gonna happen in three years. I don’t even know what is gonna happen tomorrow,” said Phelps.

# michael-phelps - Monday 29 July, 2013

Is he coming back? Phelps vague about future
# Toe In The Water
# Toe In The Water

Is he coming back? Phelps vague about future

Jul 29th 2013, 6:22 PM 2,352 Views 0 Comments

The Olympics? The swimming icon says he hasn’t planned that far ahead in his life.

# michael-phelps - Saturday 18 May, 2013

He couldn't, could he? Michael Phelps planning comeback for 2016 Olympics - reports
# Unfinished Business
# Unfinished Business

He couldn't, could he? Michael Phelps planning comeback for 2016 Olympics - reports

May 18th 2013, 12:51 PM 2,320 Views 1 Comment

Is the so-callled greatest Olympian of all time set to return?

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