Michael Phelps is a former swimming champ renowned for winning 28 Olympic medals.
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Michael began learning to swim when he was 7 years old. He was not so interested in swimming early days.
Michael was 15 years old when he broke the record for young swimmers in swimming, a record that has his name engraved on it until today.
His swimming and record-inspired medals resulted in 26 entries in the Guinness Book of World Records.
Michael Phelps Street
American city Baltimore, which is Michael’s birthplace, named one of its streets Michael Phelps Avenue, after the 2004 Olympics.
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that children with ADHD often have high energy levels. Michael's parents have often made him swim for his excess energy.
Without his athletic father and sisters, Michael would probably have pursued a different profession. Since Michael did not like swimming, the sport became his safety concern.
Michael Phelps Net worth
He is the fifth richest Olympian athlete, and his estimated net worth is estimated at $80 million. Most of his fortune came from an endorsement by famous brands,
Michael Phelps Wife
Michael Phelps married to Nicole Michelle Johnson Phelps is an American model and beauty pageant titleholder Miss California USA 2010
Michael Phelps Retirement
Phelps joined the board of Medibio after retirement, which handles the diagnosis of mental disorders, now works with them .