My sport idol Michael Phelps
1. Project:My sport idol• Complied:Portnyashkin
2. Name: Michael Phelps (Michael Fred Phelps II)• Date of Birth: June 30,
Age: 31 year
Place of birth: Baltimore,
Maryland, USA Height:
swimmer, the only sport
in the history of 19-time
3. Biography Michael Phelps was born in June 1985 in the city of Baltimore, in the US state of Maryland. He was one of threechildren of school director
Deborah Sue Davisson and footballer Michael
Fred Phelps. When Michael was 9 years old,
married parents ended. The boy is quite
painfully divorce the father and mother. In the
second class of the future sports star he was
diagnosed with "hyperactivity and attention
In pool 7-year-old brother led an older
sister. After 3 years old boy broke the
national record in his age group. For
further career took a promising swimmer
experienced coach Bob Bowman.
4. Sports career• Under the guidance of coach Michael swiftly climbed
the sports Olympus. he was selected in the 15 years to
participate in the Olympic Games 2000, becoming the
youngest competitor in the history of games. Then, in
Sydney, Australia, the swimmer has managed to win
only 5 place. But a year later, he surprised everyone by
breaking the world record. US swimmer Phelps
announced in 2001.
• But that was only the beginning of a glorious. In 2003,
after graduating from high school, 17-year-old athlete
is 5 times set world records. But the real fame came to
him the following year, at the Athens Olympics. 8
medals including 6 gold, Michael Phelps managed to
win only Russian gymnast Alexander Dityatin in 1980.
As for swimming, the American found himself a
In the same 2004 Phelps moved together for their
invariable coach Bob Bowman in Michigan. There he
went to the University by the sports management
In 2007 Michael went to Melbourne, where he took
part in the World Cup. Here he was able to win seven
gold medals and set five world records. Name Phelps
becomes a household name for all swimmers in the
But the sportsman saw before him the vertices, which
remained undefeated. He wanted to break the record
of compatriot Mark Spitz. The one at the Olympic
Games, which were held in Munich in 1972, was able
to win seven gold medals. Phelps is intense training.
And at the Olympics in Beijing, China in 2008, he has
managed to achieve the desired 8 gold medals. Record
Spitz, which before was called "eternal", was not only
reached but surpassed.
Sport Biography Michael Phelps - this is a series of
triumphs. During his career, the American champion
has managed to win 19 Olympic gold medals and 32
times to beat world records - for such a result, most of
the swimmers in the world can only dream of.
Games in London, the 27-yearold Michael Phelps announced
his decision to put an end to his
sports career. But in the 2014th
again took part in the games.
• The same heard champion fans
in 2012th: Swimmer again said
that the Olympic Games in Brazil
will be the last for him. In Rio de
Janeiro Phelps once again lived
up to the expectations of their
fans. He managed to break his
own record for gold medals.
Now Michael Phelps, the 19time Olympic champion. In his
piggy 23 awards collected from
all Olympic Games, in which he
7. Personal life Well there was not only a sports career, and personal life of Michael Phelps. He had a happy marriage with modelNicole Johnson, received the title of
"Miss California" in 2010.
In May 2016, Nicole gave birth to a happy wife of the firstborn, which the
couple named Robert.