Michael Phelps appears to be dating a golf reporter. The two were together at the ESPYs and previously attended a golf event.
Michael Phelps brought a familiar face as his date for the ESPYs. For those who are unfamiliar, the stunning blonde by his side at the awards show was Golf Channel reporter Win McMurry. The two were sitting next to each other for the show, and McMurry had her arm tucked inside the Olympic swimmer’s. This [...]
Michael Phelps arrived at the ESPYS on Wednesday with a date. The Olympic swimming sensation was accompanied by Golf Channel personality Win McMurry.
In addition to picking up an award for Best Male Olympic Athlete, Phelps seemed to find a dining spot he loved.
Wow!!! @craigs in la is a sick meal!!! Try it if you haven't!!!
-- Michael Phelps (@MichaelPhelps) July 17, 2013...
Golf Channel hottie Win McMurry is Michael Phelps’ girlfriend, we have confirmation on that now. Yesterday I got a lame pitch letter from some PR hack asking me to publish pictures of Michael Phelps wearing a specific brand of loafers. And to write an editorial about said loafers. YEAH, I’LL GET RIGHT ON THAT! BREAKING NEWS.
However, the letter said the pics of Phelps getting...
Michael Phelps caused a bit of a kerfuffle on the Red Carpet earlier this week when he showed up to the ESPY’s with new girlfriend Win McMurry. McMurry is best known for her on-air role as a reporter on The Golf Network.
Phelps has been appearing on The Haney Project on TGN to refine his game under the legendary tutelage of Hank Haney.
McMurry looks pretty good in the water, which...
Olympic gold-medalist swimmer Michael Phelps was spied yesterday wearing a fashionable pair of $149 SWIMS Men’s Lace-Front loafers, prior to boarding a jet to Lake Tahoe for the 24th annual American Century Celebrity golf tournament he participated in today. Phelps sported his preppy pair of white SWIMS loafers with a sharp tailored suit. I wasn’t too familiar with the SWIMS...
American swimmer Haley Anderson won the 5-kilometer open water race Saturday to take the first gold medal of the swimming world championships.
A silver medalist in last year's 10K Olympic race, Anderson edged Poliana Okimoto of Brazil in a sprint finish in the city's harbor.
Anderson finished in 56 minutes, 34.2 seconds while Okimoto took second 0.02 behind.
Rebecca Soni is taking the year off. Allison Schmitt didn't qualify.
Still, with teenagers Missy Franklin and Katie Ledecky leading the way, the U.S. women's swim team has lofty goals at the world championships, where the traditional pool events start Sunday.
"Yes, we don't have Rebecca or Allison, but Missy and Ledecky are here, and Breeja Larson is starting to...
A year ago, Chad le Clos beat his idol Michael Phelps in the 200
butterfly at the London Olympics. With Phelps retired, the South
African needs to find new inspiration at the world championships,
where the traditional pool events begin Sunday. "My whole swimming
career was about training to beat Michael Phelps in any race I
possibly could," le Clos said.
After the London Olympics, Bob Bowman thought it was time to try something new. He was feeling just like his most famous pupil, Michael Phelps.
"Actually," Bowman said, "I really didn't think I would come back to coaching."
Yet there he was, ready to take up his familiar position on deck, as the U.S. swimming team arrived in Barcelona on Wednesday for the...
Thomas Lurz chugged to another gold medal in open water, the sea no match for the old man and his powerful strokes, the Rio Olympics still very much in the realm of possibility.
The 33-year-old Lurz led Germany to a dominating victory in the 5-kilometer team competition Thursday, more than a minute ahead of the next team to finish. He remains a formidable force in this bruising...
Eight is a special number in swimming, thanks to Michael Phelps.
Now, Missy Franklin will try to pull off a Phelpsian-like workload.
Just a year removed from her starring role at the London Olympics, the 18-year-old Franklin plans to swim eight events at the world championships in Barcelona.
Franklin qualified for the 100- and 200-meter freestyle, as well as the 50, 100 and 200...
If Michael Phelps is planning a comeback, it's on hold for now.
The most decorated Olympian in history was wearing a large boot cast on his right ankle and foot. He was limping Sunday at a sponsor's appearance at the world championships.
Phelps told some officials that he recently got hurt playing golf, apparently when he stepped in a hole.
Phelps' agent did not immediately...
Michael Phelps keeps saying he has no plans for a swimming comeback.
Yet he's leaving the door open to change his mind in time for the 2016 Olympics.
As Phelps put it, "I don't know what I'm doing tomorrow."
Phelps spoke Monday in Barcelona to The Associated Press and other international media organizations in a series of one-on-one interviews set up by his...
When Michael Phelps walked away from swimming after the London Olympics, he was adamant about one thing: His career was over.
Now, it sounds like he's not so sure.
While saying he's never been happier with his life -- and certainly doesn't miss the grind of what it took to become the most decorated Olympic athlete -- Phelps left the door open to change his mind before...
Michael Phelps may not be ready to hang up the goggles just yet.
The 22-time Olympic medalist was thought by most to be finished with his swimming career after winning four golds last summer in London, but comments he made Monday hint that Phelps may have a few laps left in him
“I don’t know what’s going to happen in the future,” Phelps told The Associated Press. “I don’t...
Michael Phelps promised he would never swim past the age of 30, but it sounds like he’s now changing his mind. Phelps has earned 22 medals throughout his Olympic career, and according to CBS Sports Phelps is now leaving the door open for the 2016 Olympics in Brazil.
When asked outright how he felt about competing in the Brazil Olympics, Phelps said:
“I don’t know what’s going...
Missy Franklin cruised into the semifinals of the 200-meter freestyle on Tuesday as she prepares for a tough double at the world swimming championships.
Using as little energy as possible, Franklin posted the fifth-fastest time in morning preliminaries at 1 minute, 56.90 seconds. She'll return for the semifinals in the evening, along with the 100 backstroke final.
The Missile lived up to his nickname.
James Magnussen of Australia posted the fastest preliminaries time in the 100-meter freestyle at the world swimming championships Wednesday, nearly a second ahead of the next qualifier.
Looks like he's put the disappointment of the Olympics behind him. Magnussen was a huge favorite in London but only got a silver in the 100 free behind...
Missy Franklin gave up her bid for eight gold medals -- and it sure paid off.
She's now 3 for 3 at the world swimming championships.
Franklin held off hard-charging Federica Pelligrini to win the 200-meter freestyle on Wednesday night, claiming a title the recent high school graduate really wanted and justifying her decision to cut back on the program in Barcelona.
Australian sprinter Cate Campbell showed off her starting speed Thursday in morning heats of the 100-meter freestyle at the swimming world championships.
Campbell was 0.10 ahead of Britta Steffen's 2009 world record halfway through the race and then cruised in the second lap to set a leading time of 53.24 seconds.
American teenager Missy Franklin qualified second in a personal...
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We hear a lot less about Ryan Lochte now that the London Olympics have ended, and for the most part that is a good thing. The guy may be a great swimmer, but he is also one of the most obnoxious athletes in America. Lochte thinks he’s funny, but he’s not. You see those sneakers [...]
Ryan Lochte is back on top at the world swimming championships, cruising to victory in the 200-meter individual medley Thursday.
Lochte trailed Brazil's Thiago Pereira after the butterfly and backstroke legs, but the American took control on the breaststroke and won going away with a powerful freestyle finish. The winning time was 1 minute, 54.98 seconds.
Missy Franklin has given herself another chance to tie the record for the most gold medals at a world championships.
The 18-year-old American led the 200 backstroke heats Friday as she attempts to match Tracy Caulkins of the United States and Libby Trickett of Australia as the only women to win five events.
Caulkins won her five at the 1978 worlds in Berlin, while Trickett did...
Ryan Lochte began one of the most grueling sessions of his swimming career with another world championship Friday.
Lochte claimed his second gold medal in Barcelona with a victory in 200-meter backstroke, beating reigning Olympic champion and teammate Tyler Clary.
The winning time was 1 minute, 53.79 seconds. The silver went to Poland's Radoslaw Kawecki, while Clary settled...