Michael Phelps Bio, Career and Net Worth

Michael Phelps Bio, Career and Net Worth

Michael Phelps, an American retired Competitive swimmer and one of the most successful athlete. Phelps is also most decorated Olympian of all-time. During his professional swimming career he collected many rewards and honors including 28 medals. Phelps became all-time swimmer by holding 23 Olympic gold medals, 13 Olympic gold medal in individual events and other Olympic medals for 16 times in individual events.

Michael Phelps Early Life and Career

Michael Fred Phelps was born in June 30, 1985 in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S to Michael Fred Phelps (father) and Deborah Phelps (mother). Phelps is the youngest  among the three children. His mother is a middle school principal and his father is a retired Maryland State Trooper. at the age of nine, Phelps parents divorced in 1994 and in 2000 his father remarried. in 2003, he graduated his high school from Towson High School.Michael Phelps

since seven years old, Phelps started swimming due to the influence of his sister and some time to grow his energy too. he and his sister loved sports so they started swimming. He achieved his first  national record at the age of 10 for his age group in 100 meter butterfly. since, he began to train him self at the National Baltimore Aquatic Club with the coach Bob Bowman.

In 2012 summer Olympic in Rio de Janeiro, Phelps won five gold medals and one silver which made him a successful athlete of the games for the fourth Olympics in row. he also holds a long course world record including 100 meter butterfly, 200 meter butterfly, 400 meter individual medley, long course in 200 meter freestyle and 200 meter individual medley. in international long course, he has won 82 medals, spanning the Olympics, Pan Pacific and the world championships.

Michael Phelps Personal Life and Net Worth

Michael Phelps is married to former Miss Californian USA Nicole Johnson in 13 July, 2016 without any publicly report till four months. The couple first met in ESPN’s in 2007, then broke-up in 2012 ad again reconciled and got engaged in 2016.

Including Michael Phelps net worth he is one of the richest athletes in 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Phelps net worth is estimated around $565 million, his endorsements and his gold medals helped building his net worth high.

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