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Topic - Aquatic Locomotion
Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement, the first step toward possibly swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
The Georgia Bulldogs didn't flinch after losing top performers from last year's NCAA women's swimming and diving championship team.
Every time an Ohio State individual athlete or team wins a national title - in track, swimming, fencing, rifle, pistol or any of 24 other non-revenue sports - athletic director Gene Smith will receive a bonus of $18,000 to $36,000 under terms of the new contract extension announced earlier this week.
Phelps has rejoined the U.S. drug-testing program, the strongest sign yet that he's returning for the 2016 Rio Olympics. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency said Phelps was among the athletes who underwent doping tests in the third quarter, the period ending Sept. 30. He was tested twice.
"She's not normal," said U.S. coach Dave Salo, marveling at another world-record performance by the 16-year-old from Bethesda, Md., who doesn't even have her driver's license yet.
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 the 2016 Rio Games.
When Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss died last week, it didn't take long for the conversation to turn to his place among the best owners in the history of sports.
Michael Phelps has added another triumph to his list of accomplishments: The Associated Press male athlete of the year.
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Now that he's retired from swimming, Michael Phelps is ready to try a new stroke _ golf.
Natalie Ishchenko loves the technical portion of synchronized swimming, and it showed on the first day of competition in the Olympic pool.
Michael Phelps spent the day thinking about all the things he's doing for the final time at the pool. It turns out that included one last win over Ryan Lochte.
Nine years ago, an eager Katie Ledecky waited patiently outside the pool at the University of Maryland in hopes of meeting then-18-year-old Michael Phelps, a soon to be two-time Olympian and now the most decorated Olympic athlete of all time.
Dana Vollmer won a gold medal at the Olympics and set a world record, too.