Showing posts with label Swimmer. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Swimmer. Show all posts

Monday, August 3, 2009

Today's Birthday Boy - Ryan Lochte

Ryan Lochte
Age: 25
Occupation: Swimmer
Claim to Fame: Medalist in the 2004 and 2008 Summer Olympics

Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Today's Birthday Boy - Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps
Age: 24
Occupation: Olympic Swimmer
Claim to Fame: broke all swimming records at 2008 Olympics

Thursday, October 16, 2008

Today's Birthday Boy - Alexander Popov

Alexander Popov
Age: 37
Occupation: Olympic Swimmer
Claim to Fame: 4 time Olympic Gold medal winner

Monday, October 13, 2008

Today's Birthday Boy - Ian Thorpe

Ian Thorpe
Age: 26
Occupation: Swimmer
Claim to Fame: Has won 5 Olympic Gold medals.

Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Sunday, August 17, 2008

Michael Phelps Makes It A Gold Sweep

Michael Phelps won his record beating 8th gold medal today in the men's 4x100m medley relay, beating out Mark Spitz who had 7 gold medals in the 1972 Olympics.
With this last win, he finishes his Olympic events with seven new world records and becomes the most successful Olympian of all time with a career 14 gold medals.Phelps told the world, "I'm lost for words.""The whole thing, every race, one after the other from winning by one-hundredth of a second to finishing if off with a world record. It's an amazing experience."

Saturday, August 16, 2008

Olympic Hunk - Andrew Lauterstein

21 year old Australian swimmer Andrew Lauterstein

Michael Phelps Wins In A Spitz Decision

Michael Phelps won his 7th gold medal to tie the 35 year old record held by fellow American swimmer Mark Spitz.Phelps had this to say about his victory, "It really shows that no matter what you set your imagination to, anything can happen. If you dream as big as you can dream, then anything is possible".

Thursday, August 14, 2008

Michael Phelps Needs A Wheelbarrow!

Make that 6 for 6.Michael Phelps adds another gold medal after winning the 200m individual medley in record time. He now has won 12 gold medals in a row and still has two more races to go.

Olympic Hunk - Eamon Sullivan

22 year old Australian swimmer Eamon Sullivan

Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Olympic Hunk - Hayden Stoeckel

24 year old Australian swimmer Hayden Stoeckel.

Phelps Gold Watch At Five

Michael Phelps picked up another two gold medals yesterday. Phelps won the 200-metre butterfly and the 4x200 freestyle relay.
Phelps now holds the record for the most gold medals won with 11, two ahead of Mark Spitz, Carl Lewis, Paavo Nurmi and Larysa Latynina.

Olympic Hunk - Colin Russell

24 year old Canadian swimmer Colin Russell.

Monday, August 11, 2008

Make That 3 Golds....For Now

Michael Phelps has won this 3rd gold medal at the Olympics. Including the medals he won in 2004, this makes it 9 gold medals in a row!!