Michael Phelps

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Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps was born. June 30, 1985 in Baltimore, Maryland. former U.S. swimmer, 18-times Olympic champion, 26-times world champion, world short-course, multiple record świata.Michael Phelps began swimming at the age of 7 years, trained in North Baltimore Aquatic Club under the guidance of Bob Bowmana.Podczas Olympics 2008 in Beijing, Michael Phelps made history, winning eight gold medals. Phelps broke the record of his compatriot - Mark Spitz, who won seven gold medals at the Olympic Games in 1972 in Munich. For winning eight gold medals manufacturer Speedo swimsuits paid him a bonus of $ 1 000 000 .4 August 2012 ended his career