Friday, August 15, 2008

Michael Phelps



Phelps won eight medals in the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, which tied him with Soviet gymnast Alexander Dityatin for the most medals of any type in any one Olympics.[2] Overall, Phelps has won 14 Olympic medals (12 gold, two bronze): eight at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens (six gold, two bronze) and six at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games (all gold, all in world record time),[3] giving him the most gold medals of any Olympic athlete of the modern Olympic era.

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