Tag: swimming

Michael and Nicole Phelps Are Having Another Baby

The Phelps family, Courtesy Michael Phelps/Facebook

Boomer Phelps is getting a brother or sister.

Michael Phelps Teases Another Potential Comeback, But Says it’s Unlikely Right Now

Courtesy Under Armour/YouTube

Baltimore-native swimming legend is enjoying life outside of the pool, from the new experiences of fatherhood to being a brand ambassador and a hopeful angel investor. However, he hasn’t entirely ruled out the possibility of unretiring for a second time.

Michael Phelps’ Game Face is Making a TV Comeback

Courtesy Intel Corporation
Courtesy of Intel Corporation

Most of us will remember Michael Phelps’ historic run in the 2016 Rio Olympics that certified him as the winningest Olympian of all time. Most of us will also remember him this summer for the #PhelpsFace.

Paralympic Swimmer from Baltimore Completes Glorious Run in Rio


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U.S. Paralympic swimmer Brad Snyder made Baltimore proud last night, setting a world record and winning his fifth career gold medal in Rio de Janeiro.

Michael Phelps Wasn’t the Only Marylander to Win Gold This Week



Did you know that Michael Phelps has won as many individual gold medals as everyone from the entire state of Iowa combined? But enough about Phelps. Right now, we’ve got another speedy Marylander on our mind.

Two Hopkins Students Swimming in Olympics



Johns Hopkins isn’t usually considered a swimming powerhouse; if the school is associated with anything, it’s doctors and lacrosse. 

Crazy Tourists From Chicago Jump in the Inner Harbor


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Looking at this video is a little bit like watching a horror movie — you can’t help but want to yell don’t do it!!! at the screen.

Towson Coach Charged With Felony



This week, Towson University diving coach Maureen Mead was indicted for felony interception of communication, as well as misdemeanors for “peeping Tom” and tampering with evidence. The charges stem from an investigation into a cell phone found in the women’s locker room at the school. 

Former McDonogh Swimmer Giles Smith Sets Pan-Am Games Record in 100 Butterfly

Giles Smith celebrates his gold (via Instagram)
Giles Smith celebrates his gold (via Instagram)

Baltimore swimmers continue to blaze through the pool. Giles Smith, a McDonogh School alum, took down an eight-year-old record in the 100 butterfly at the Pan-American Games this week.

Michael Phelps Dives Into Post-DUI Swimming Schedule


michaelphelpsMichael Phelps doesn’t appear to be letting his Baltimore DUI arrest derail his plans to return to the Olympics. The swimming legend plans to jump right back into the pool right after his suspension from USA Swimming is over.