Olympic Gold Medalist Missy Franklin Opens Up About DepressionMoments of Olympic glory are flashed around the world. But there's a counterpoint to the happy podium wave, when the adrenalin rush is gone and you're left with the humdrum of everyday life.
Parents Worried About Abuse In Youth Sports Take ChargeWith Olympic prodigies having just dazzled audiences worldwide, parents in the U.S. are reconciling the thrill of the gold with their fears from recent sexual abuse scandals in elite youth sports.
Phelps Has "No Desire" To Return To SwimmingMichael Phelps wondered if watching others compete at the swimming world championships would pique his desire for another comeback. Nope. Phelps said that he has "no desire" to return to competitive swimming.
Ones For Texas: Keller Students Swim To Fight CancerOn Saturday, September 30, thousands across America will swim to raise money for the fight against cancer.
Michael Phelps & Wife Expecting 2nd ChildMichael Phelps is expecting a second child. The Olympic swimming champion and his wife, along with their 15-month-old son, announced the news with a couple of photographs on Instagram.
Parents Warn About Electric Shock Drowning After 15-Year-Old's Tragic DeathThe parents of 15-year-old Carmen Johnson, who tragically died from electric shock drowning while swimming near her family’s Alabama lake house last April, are speaking out about the rarely reported phenomenon after it took the lives of two more local women this past weekend.
Phelps Says He Might Get "That Itch" To Swim AgainMichael Phelps is clearly enjoying marriage and fatherhood. But, in a tantalizing concession, he said that he hasn't totally closed the door on another comeback at the next Olympics.
Celebrate Elise At The 'Swim 4 Elise' 5K & Fun RunThe life of a 13 year competitive swimmer, who tragically drown last summer, will be celebrated this weekend by friends and family with a 5K & 1 mile Fun Run. JD Ryan is Around Town.
Phelps Looks To Dip His Toes In Tech IndustryOlympic gold medalist Michael Phelps has a second act in mind, one that might lead him to a Silicon Valley startup. But the athlete is not offering much in the way of specifics.
Retired Michael Phelps Leaves Drug Testing ProgramMichael Phelps has taken another step to put an official seal on his retirement. He has removed himself from USA Swimming's drug testing program. Phelps ended his previous retirement by rejoining the program.
Michael Phelps Has Wedding Months After Legal MarriageFour months after getting legally married to Nicole Johnson, swimming superstar Michael Phelps celebrated with a beach wedding in Mexico. The Olympic gold medalist shared an Instagram photo of him walking down the aisle.
Garland ISD Further Delays Plans For NatatoriumThe Garland ISD has seven high schools, but only two swim teams. According to student swimmers, that is because the school district does not have a proper facility for training or hosting competitions.