We all knew that their race wasn't going to happen simultaneously, but really? A simulation?
It could be even more entertaining than Mayweather vs. McGregor.
Michael Phelps has a lot of time and money on his hands so he's going to try to burn through some of it.
The hits, the misses, the really unfortunate pole vault. This was a glorious Olympics for memes.
On this episode of 'Daily VICE' the three-time Olympic swimmer takes a break from practice to answer some trivia.
"I've done it before. Don't worry, you'll learn."
Because Brazil is metal!
Like many athletes the 31-year-old uses music to get him pumped up before a race—in his case, the music of Sonny Moore.
Anthony Ervin talks about his path back to Olympic gold and how Michael Phelps has matured into a leader.
Find the struggle and even the strangest events in Rio become familiar. But real greatness, of the Simone Biles/Michael Phelps/Katie Ledecky variety, is something else.
CBC announcer Elliotte Friedman confused Michael Phelps with Ryan Lochte while calling the 200m individual medley race. The internet responded with uncharacteristic sympathy.
There's no scientific reason why Michael Phelps couldn't come back for the 2020 Olympics.