miércoles, 1 de octubre de 2014
ha pedido disculpas via Twitter por haber conducido en estado ebrio. El nadador fue arrestado la madrugada de este martes, hora española, por conducir borracho, como ha informado el portal de noticias americano . "Estoy profundamente arrepentido", ha dicho via Twitter.
lunes, 29 de septiembre de 2014
Michael Phelps and Katie Ledecky are up for Male and Female Athlete and Race of the Year awards at the Golden Goggles. The nominees were announced by USA Swimming on Friday.
Phelps received five nominations and Ledecky four. Missy Franklin received three nominations. Ryan Lochte was not among the nominees for Male Athlete of the Year for the first time since 2006.
Online voting is available here through Nov. 14. A percentage of the fan vote will count toward the final results, awarded at the Nov. 24 Golden Goggle Awards in New York.
viernes, 22 de agosto de 2014
martes, 12 de agosto de 2014
A pesar de no inscribirse en el primer lugar, de todas maneras el medallista olímpico anotó uno de los tiempos más rápidos del mundo durante este año
Uno de los más grandes nadadores de la historia no pudo abrochar el primer lugar de la carrera en los Campeonatos Nacionales de Estados Unidos.
miércoles, 6 de agosto de 2014
World’s Most Decorated Swimmer, Hall of Fame Coach, and Leading Aquatics Equipment Innovator Combine Expertise and Passion to Cultivate the Lifestyle of Swimming; Strategic Partnership to Develop New Class of Swim Products for All Stages of Development and Expand Water-Safety Initiatives Worldwide
Aqua Sphere, the premier swimming equipment manufacturer for fitness and recreational swimming, aquatic exercise, and triathlons, today announced the formation of a long-term strategic partnership with the greatest swimmer of all-time, Michael Phelps, and Hall of Fame Coach, Bob Bowman. Led by Aqua Sphere’s pioneering aquatics equipment and global distribution, and combined with Phelps’ and Bowman’s extensive expertise and knowledge for swim training at every level, the Phelps brand will develop innovative products that are inclusive and accessible to a broader range of swimmers and non-swimmers across the full swimming lifecycle.
Aqua Sphere maintains a stronghold on the design and production of swimwear, wetsuits, eyewear, and accessories for triathletes, open-water, and fitness swimmers, and the partnership with Phelps and Bowman will expand the company’s industry-leading product offerings to the competitive swimming community. The partnership will include a diverse collection of swim products and accessories designed for every level of swimmer with a focus on comfort and performance.