Michael Phelps on Friday pleaded guilty to driving while under the influence. The 18-time Olympic gold medalist was arrested for his second DUI back in September. The Associated Press reports that Phelps was sentenced to a year in prison, though the sentence has been suspended for a probationary period of a year and a half....Read More
Olympic medalists Conor Dwyer and Elizabeth Beisel each won an event and finished runner-up in another Thursday on opening night of the Arena Grand Prix in Minneapolis.
Dwyer won the 200-yard freestyle and was edged by fellow Olympian Tyler Clary in the 400 individual medley. Beisel won the women's 400 IM and was second in the 200 freestyle.
The 200 free featured five Olympians...
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November 20, 2014
A woman named Taylor Lianne Chandler claims she is dating Michael Phelps. This woman was once a man. Chandler, 41, recently revealed on Facebook that she was born David Roy Fitch before changing her sex during her teenage years. Chandler was put on testosterone blockers in her early teens and underwent surgery to get rid...Read More
Two-time Olympian Katie Hoff has withdrawn from the U.S. team for the world short-course swimming championships next month in Doha, Qatar.
Hoff said Thursday that she has two blood clots in her lungs and as a precaution was told to avoid international air travel.
She had to withdraw from the U.S. national championships in August for what was initially diagnosed as an intercostal...
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November 06, 2014
Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte tweeted a picture Monday of his supposed 10,000 calorie meal. And, it wasn’t weird at all. I take that back. It was all kinds of weird. Back in 2008, fellow Olympian swimmer Michael Phelps’ monster caloric-intakes got crazy publicity. He ate 8,000-10,000 calories a day. It appears Lochte is going for a massive amount of chicken, a tray of...