Michael Phelps

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  • Birth Name: Michael Fred Phelps II
  • Birth Place: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
  • Profession: Swimmer

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Here's What Happened When Michael Phelps Raced a Great White Shark

It took some assistance from modern technology, but now we have an answer to the burning question, "Is Michael Phelps faster than a Great White Shark?" The 23-time Olympic gold medalist opened Discovery Channel's 29th edition of Shark Week with Sund… Read more

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Michael Phelps' Shark Race Controversy Ignites Twitter Backlash
02:09 — The computer-generated great white shark left viewers annoyed.
Shark Week Faces Backlash for Using CGI Great White in Michael Phelps Race
01:36 — They never said he'd go head-to-head with the real thing, but when viewers tuned in to see Michael Phelps race a great white shark, many were disappoi (more…)
Michael Phelps' Shark Race Controversy Ignites Twitter Backlash
02:09 — The computer-generated great white shark left viewers annoyed.
The View Hot Topic: Michael Phelps 'Races' Shark
02:36 — Michael Phelps race with a shark borders on fake news.

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Sun Jul 30 7:00pm
Phelps vs Shark: Sharkopedia Edition: Going for GoldNew DSC

Includes additional footage. Michael Phelps races against a great white shark during Shark Week.

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Sun Jul 30 8:00pm
Shark School With Michael PhelpsNew DSC

Michael Phelps travels to Bimini Shark Lab to visit Shark Week veteran Doc Gruber and Dr. Tristan Gutteridge to learn all about the myths and misconceptions around sharks. Phelps also learns how to safely dive, even when having a hammerhead shark directly (more…)

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Mon Aug 7 9:00pm
The Haney Project GOLF

Golf coach Hank Haney works with celebrities to improve their golf games. The first season of the show, which debuted in March 2009, featured Charles Barkley. Ray Romano, Rush Limbaugh and Michael Phelps followed in subsequent seasons.

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  • Birth Name: Michael Fred Phelps II
  • Birth Place: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
  • Profession: Swimmer

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