Michael Phelps was born on 30 June 1985 in Baltimore, Maryland.
His parents are Fred and Debbie Phelps. Phelps grew up in his Neighborhood of Rodgers Forge. Also, lives his sisters. His father was a state trooper and his mother Debbie was a middle-school principal. When he was a child, his parents are divorced and they live with his mothers.
Michael began swimming when Phelps 2 older sisters joined a local swimming team. They are Whitney and Hilary. When Whitney fifteen years old, she tried ou for the U.S Olympic team in 1996. But Injuries derailed Phelps career. When Michael seven years old, he was still “a little scared” to put his head under water.
So Michael Phelps instructors allowed him to float around on his back. First Phelps launched his swimming career at the Loyola high school pool. Also meet his coach, Bob Bowman. When Michael Phelps started training at the North Baltimore Aquatic Club at the Meadowbrook Aquatic and Fitness Center.
His coach early recognized Michaels talents. Also, he had made the U.S. National B Team in 1999. When he was fifteen years old, he became the youngest American male swimmer to compete at an Olympic Games in 68 years.
In 2001 he set the world record in the 200-meter butterfly becoming the Youngest the male swimmer in swimming history. He then broke his own record at the 2001 World Championships in Japan. With a time of 1:54:58, Michael earning his first international medal. Also, he continues with U.S. Summer Nationals in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Age, Height & MeasurementsMichael Phelps Age 33 years. Michael Phelps's height 6 feet 4 inches (193 cm), weight 194 lbs (88 kg). Body measurements 46 - 34 - 16 and Zodiac Sign Cancer.
|Michael Phelps Bio|
|Famous As||Michael Phelps|
|Profession||American competition swimme|
|Birthday||June 30, 1985|
|Birth Place||Baltimore, Maryland, USA|
|Height||6 feet 4 inches (193 cm)|
|Weight||194 lbs (88 kg)|
|Body Measurements||46 - 34 - 16|
|Net Worth||$55 Million|
|Born Name||Michael Fred Phelps II|
|Nickname||MP, Flying Fish, The Baltimore, Superman|
|Shoe Size||14 (US)|
|Qualification||Towson High School in 2003|
|School||Dumbarton Middle School, Towson, Maryland, USA Towson High School, Baltimore County, Maryland, USA|
|Brother(s)||Shane Lee (Cricketer), Grant Lee|
|Sister(s)||Whitney Phelps (swimmer), Hilary Phelps|
|Relationship With||Stephanie Rice,Caroline Pal,Carrie Prejean,Brittny Gastineau,Megan Rossee,Win McMurry,Nicole Johnson|
|Children||Boomer Robert Phelps and Beckett Richard Phelps|