All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Michael Phelps’

Nicole Johnson and Michael Phelps Expecting A Baby

Nicole Johnson, the fiancee of Olympic champion Michael Phelps, is pregnant. Phelps announced the exciting news via social media on Wednesday. “We found out eight weeks ago that we were expecting,” he captioned his Instagram post. “Today we’re over 12 weeks and it looks like we’re having a boy! #babymp #lifeabouttochange #mpswim @djnolan5” A photo posted by Michael Phelps (@m_phelps00) …

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Nicole Johnson: The Girl Who Won Michael Phelps’ Heart

Nicole Johnson is now sporting an enormous rock from her fiancé Michael Phelps, who proposed Saturday, but who is the girl who won the champion’s heart? A Westlake Village, California native, Nicole Johnson, 29, rose to fame as Miss California in 2010. The statuesque beauty decided to enter the competition to help finance her dreams of completing her education at …

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Nicole Johnson, Miss California 2010, Engaged to Michael Phelps

Nicole Johnson, Miss California 2010, recently became engaged to Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps. The two have dated on and off for a few years. Michael Phelps shared the exciting news with his followers–both on Twitter and Instagram. He shared a photo with his now-fiancee Nicole Johnson, rolling in the snow. It was taken by one of his teammates, Allison Schmitt. …

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Michael Phelps Arrest Forces Hold On Comeback

Michael Phelps will have to halt his plans for an amazing comeback after his recent DUI arrest. The olympic swimming champ is banned from competing in the sport for six months. Unfortunately, Michael Phelps’ arrest also resulted in his having to drop out of next year’s world championships, which is the biggest international meet leading up to the 2016 Rio …

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Michael Phelps Suspended After DUI Arrest

Michael Phelps was planning to make a comeback at the next Olympic games, but after his recent DUI arrest, he has been suspended by the USA swimming team and will not be allowed to participate in next year’s world championships or any USA Swimming-sanctioned meets through April 6, 2015. In addition to being banned from the sport, Phelps also lost …

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Michael Phelps Arrested For DUI In Baltimore

Michael Phelps, who has won more Olympic medals than anyone, was arrested for DUI in Baltimore on Tuesday morning. Phelps was arrested by the Maryland Transport Authority at around 1:43 a.m. in the Fort McHenry Tunnel on I-95. “A Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) Police Officer was operating stationary radar on southbound I-395 leaving Baltimore City when a White 2014 Land …

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Michael Phelps Arrested On DUI Charge

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested early Tuesday morning on a DUI charge in Maryland. According to the Maryland Transportation Authority, Phelps, who is known as the ‘Baltimore Bullet’ and is the most decorated Olympian of all time, was arrested at approximately 1:40 a.m. and was charged with driving under the influence, excessive speed, and crossing double lane lines after …

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Michael Phelps Arrested On DUI Charges

Gold Medal Olympian Michael Phelps was arrested early Tuesday morning in Maryland for suspicion of Driving Under the Influence. Authorities have reported that the swimmer was pulled over at 1:40 am for speeding. Phelps was driving 84 mph in a 45 mph zone. He also reportedly crossed over the double lane lines at the Fort McHenry Tunnel on I-95 in …

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Katie Ledecky Smashes 400m Freestyle Record

It was a comparison of old versus young at this past week’s 2014 Phillips 66 National Championships of Swimming as Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympic athlete of all time, shared the pool with 17-year-old swimming phenom Katie Ledecky, the winner of the 800m freestyle event at the 2012 Olympics at only age 15. While one can argue the advantages …

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Michael Phelps is Coming Out of Retirement

Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement to swim next week in the Arena Grand Prix in Mesa, Ariz. The Olympic swimmer will compete in a meet in Mesa April 24-26. It will be Phelps’ first competitive meet since the 2012 London Olympics. Phelps, 28, holds 18 Olympic gold medals, and 22 medals overall. Bob Bowman, Phelp’s longtime coach, said …

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Michael Phelps: Olympic Champ Ends Retirement To Compete In Swim Meet

Michael Phelps, known to be the world’s most decorated Olympic athlete, will return to the pool on April 24-26 for the Arena Grand Prix, ending his retirement. The swim meet will take place at the Skyline Aquatic Center in Mesa, Arizona. Phelps is set to enter three events: the 100-meter butterfly, the 50-meter freestyle, and the 100-meter freestyle. It will …

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Weight Loss: Supercharging Secret

Olympic swimming superstar Michael Phelps eats 12,000 calories a day. Think about that a moment. That’s more than you and me combined, and you and I are probably overweight. At least I am. Michael Phelps certainly is not. How does Michael Phelps do it? Subway? I doubt it. Is it because he is almost constantly working out? Certainly that has …

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Michael Phelps Could Be Making A Comeback

Michael Phelps has won 18 gold medals and 22 medals over all, and may be coming back for more. According to his coach, Phelps has already started the anti-doping program, could be participating in an event this spring, and may be joining the U.S. team for the 2015 World Championships. Phelps retired from swimming a few years ago and until …

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Michael Phelps Taking First Steps To Compete Again

Remember when swimming legend Michael Phelps said this in Barcelona last year: “I have no plans to do anything. I love what I’m doing now. I’m able to travel so much, play golf. I’m on my own schedule,” he told the press. “I’ve never been able to have that. I’ve never been able to do really whatever I want to …

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Michael Phelps Making An Olympic Comeback?

After the 2012 London Olympics, and winning a total of 18 gold medals (22 medals in all) during his Olympic swimming career, Michael Phelps decided to retire at the age of 27. But has he changed his mind? Many began to wonder if Phelps would stay out of the competitive world of swimming after being vague about his future with …

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Grant Hackett: Australian Olympic Swimmer Seeks Rehab Treatment

An urgent family intervention Tuesday on the Gold Coast prompted Australian Olympic swimmer Grant Hackett to seek help for a drug addiction. Now, Hackett is on his way to the United States to admit himself into a rehab facility. The 33-year-old gold-winning Olympian is reportedly addicted to the sleeping drug Stilnox, surprisingly the same drug fellow swimmer Michael Phelps once admitted to …

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Michael Phelps: Getting Ready For Rio?

On Thursday, the sporting world was awash with the news that Michael Phelps rejoined the US Anti-Doping Agency where he underwent doping tests, the strongest indication that he is returning for the 2016 Rio Olympics. Phelps underwent the drug testing twice between July 1 and September 30 of this year. His Coach Bob Bowman has actually confirmed that Phelps rejoined …

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Michael Phelps Coming Back to Swimming?

It may have just become even harder for future Olympians to break the record of most winningest Olympian. While meeting with the media in Barcelona on Monday for the world swimming championships, Michael Phelps was vague on whether or not he would compete in the next Olympics in Rio de Janeiro in 2016. The 22-time Olympic medalist said, ”I don’t …

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Watch This Guy Attempt The Michael Phelps Diet Challenge

Back when Michael Phelps had his amazing medal run at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, one of the many facts about the young swimmer that fascinated the nation was that he consumes somewhere around 12,000 calories a day. At first, it sounds like a ridiculous amount of food – and it is. It’s somewhere in the ballpark of 24 Quarter Pounders …

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Michael Phelps’ Mom: Reaction To Silver Caught On Camera

It’s hard to be the parent of an Olympian; not only do they put in almost as many countless hours preparing for the games as the athletes do, they have to sit by and watch the good and the bad. And, more often than not, they’re caught on camera the whole time. Just ask Aly Raisman’s parents. With her son …

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Michael Phelps Just Needs To Channel Walter White, Says Bryan Cranston

Who really knows what happened to Michael Phelps over the weekend at the London Olympics? Could his disappointing fourth place finish in the 400m Individual Medley signal that the once-unstoppable medal machine has lost a step stroke? Is there something more sinister going on – perhaps something a little more mental? Or did he just have a crappy race – …

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Michael Phelps: Has He Lost His Golden Touch?

Although we’re only a couple of days into the Olympic games, fans of Michael Phelps are worried that he won’t be able to recapture the lightning he bottled four years ago, as he has yet to score a medal. And although he only needs two more to become the most decorated athlete ever to participate in the games, some are …

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Ryan Lochte or Michael Phelps: Who Will Steal the London Games?

These days, mentioning Michael Phelps almost requires you to also bring up his counter-part, USA’s Ryan Lochte. Ever since 2011’s World Championship, when Lochte beat Phelps in the head to head races, the 200 freestyle and the 200 IM, Lochte has stepped up to become the premiere world swimming champion. Lochte took home four medals and the championship, Phelps only …

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Michael Phelps On His Way To Making Olympic History

Michael Phelps, Olympic swimmer and the golden boy of the summer games, is well on his way to making history by competing for a whopping ten gold medals in London this year. If he succeeds, he’ll be decorated with the most gold medals in the history of Olympians. Phelps took home six medals in 2004 and eight in 2008; since …

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Michael Phelps: 2012 Summer Olympics Will Be His Last

Michael Phelps, winner of 16 Olympic gold medals, is apparently ready and willing to stay out of the water. According to the acclaimed swimmer, he won’t return to compete after the games in London this summer. Although he claims he’ll go to the 2016 Olympics in Brazil, it will be as a simple spectator, not as a competitor. Phelps stuck …

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