00:39 — Phelps the hedgehog was found outside in November, unable to use his back legs. Animal experts say hedgehogs don't do well in cold elements!
02:37 — Olympian Michael Phelps talks about the mental health struggles he dealt with at the height of his swimming career – and how he learned work through i (more…)
04:35 — Anthony Anderson talks about his alma mater, Howard University, and describes what it was like to hit the links with President Obama, Michael Phelps a (more…)
01:47 — Olympic champion swimmer Michael Phelps opens up about becoming a father for the second time around and how he and wife Nicole are preparing their son (more…)
03:10 — Michael Phelps; Lil Wayne
02:56 — Michael Phelps; Lil Wayne
06:27 — In an exclusive one-on-one interview with TODAY's Matt Lauer, Olympian Michael Phelps candidly addresses his bumpy road from London to Rio.
02:34 — Michael Phelps is one race away from qualifying for the Rio Olympic team, and one reason may be his “wingspan”: His outspread arms measure 6-foot-7, 3 (more…)
02:26 — At U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials this week, Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte earned their spots swimming the Rio Olympic games this summer, heating up th (more…)
01:58 — Swimmer Michael Phelps won his 21st Olympic gold medal while competing in Rio, but does he have more gold than actress Meryl Streep?
01:11 — It’s no surprise Olympians have a tough time containing their excitement on the podium. See the reactions of Michael Phelps, Usain Bolt, Kelly Walsh J (more…)
01:20 — Both Phelps and his fiancée teared up after the commercial was unveiled to them. Many believe this summer will mark the champion swimmer’s final Olymp (more…)
03:01 — With Rio just over a month away, the U.S. Olympic swim trials kicked off in Omaha Sunday night.
02:16 — Swimmer Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian ever, is working to claim his spot on the U.S. swimming team ahead of the Rio 2016 games. If he qu (more…)
03:25 — With just a month to go before the start of the Olympic Games in Rio, TODAY’s Olympic Start spotlights some of the athletes to keep an eye on in the s (more…)
01:03 — How cool is this ... Michael Phelps and Katie Ledecky recreating that famous 2006 autograph photo -- IN REVERSE!
00:34 — Michael Phelps, the winningest Olympian of all time, is settling into retirement the only way he knows how: in the pool. Phelps shared a picture of hi (more…)
01:18 — From Eva Longoria to Michael Phelps, here's a look back at the numerous stars who said "I do" this year.
00:58 — In a powerful commercial for Under Armour, Michael Phelps hits the pool to train for what most say will be the swimmer's final performance as an Olymp (more…)
01:29 — Michael Phelps just had his first son, a little boy named Boomer.
01:23 — Swimmer Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all time, will carry the flag of the United States during the Olympic opening ceremony in Rio, (more…)
03:45 — The dark circles seen on such Olympic athletes as Michael Phelps in Rio have revived interest in cupping, a form of traditional Chinese medical therap (more…)
00:56 — Olympic swimmer Conor Dwyer explains how he came to Michael Phelps’s rescue when his swim cap tore mid-race. (Run time: 0:56)
01:04 — Missed Friday morning’s snapstory? Not to worry: You can catch all the action (including appearances by Ryan Lochte, Tara Lipinski and Michael Phelps) (more…)
- Birth Name: Michael Fred Phelps II
- Birth Place: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
- Profession: Swimmer