Michael Phelps live press conference (video)


On Monday the 6th of August, Michael Phelps the most successful Olympian of all time will be giving an exclusive press conference in London.

We will be streaming the press conference live via a webcast that you will be able to watch here. Once the event is finished the player will switch to on-demand mode for anyone who missed it live.

The press conference will start at 08.45 GMT and will finish at 09.15 GMT promptly. At the moment there is already a teaser on the player and this will switch on to live once the press conference gets underway on Monday.

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The Michael Phelps in Chicago Press Conference


Here was something that ended up being much less exciting than it appeared to be.

Olympic gold medal record setter and swimmer extraordinaire Michael Phelps was in Chicago during the height of his popularity and I had a front row seat at his press conference. You can listen to the audio below

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Let’s care about Swimming again like we did in ‘08


A moron left an idiotic comment on my Washington Times.com exclusive with Washington Wizards/Capitals owner Ted Leonsis last sumemr And within that comment is an inaccurate phrase that reminded me of what’s become of Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps’ star power these days.

This buffoon brought up “Michael Phelps’ crack-smoking episode.” It was marijuana, not crack, get it right! But it makes me realize how low Phelps’ Q Rating must currently be.

People have actually forgotten which illegal narcotic he was busted for using! It can’t be. Michael Phelps and the Beijing water cube was ALL that people talked about three summers ago.

I remember that popularity spike in lap-swimming, the “Beijing Bump.” It didn’t last, and now it’s a sport no one cares about other than me. Well, here’s one other person who does. To be truthful, Phelps wasn’t the best spokesperson for my favorite sport. I got to attend one of his press conferences for Chicago 2016; and it was BORING.

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