| Nov 6, 2010
Phelps, Lochte headline start of Grand Prix Series
The top swimmers in the country, including Michael Phelps (Fells Point) and Ryan Lochte, will be back in the pool Friday through Nov. 14 for the Minnesota Grand Prix, the first stop of...
| May 14, 2011
Phelps is sixth in 200 free at Charlotte UltraSwim
In a field loaded with six Olympians, Michael Phelps of Fells Point came in sixth in the 200-meter freestyle final Friday at the Charlotte UltraSwim in Charlotte, N.C. Ryan Lochte was in...
| Sep 7, 2011
Phelps on national team for 4 events
Michael Phelps of Fells Point was among 109 swimmers named to the 2011-12 USA Swimming national team Tuesday, along with fellow 2011 world championship gold medalists Ryan Lochte, Missy Franklin and...
| Jul 25, 2011
Phelps-led U.S. relay team 3rd in 400 free
Michael Phelps of Fells Point and his United States teammates finished third in the 400-meter freestyle relay on the first day of the World Swimming Championships in Shanghai, China. The Americans...
| Jul 29, 2012
LONDON — In basically the backyard of austere 10 Downing Street where British Prime Minister David Cameron officially resides in a stately, executive manor, a raucous block party rocked his neighborhood Saturday night.
Queen Elizabeth celebrates...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 6:56 PM
LONDON — Every goofy smile Michael Phelps broke into spontaneously Thursday night after one of the most impressive victories of his legendary swimming career conveyed relief.
"To do something no male has done in the sport is something," Phelps said...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 6:12 PM
LONDON — Silence filled the Aquatics Centre on Friday as U.S. Olympian Christina Loukas gathered herself on the 3-meter springboard before her first preliminary dive.
Then a fan who couldn't contain his excitement yelled something that would have...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 5:54 PM
LONDON — In perhaps the most awkward moment for U.S. gymnast Jordyn Wieber in an Olympics full of them, the "Star Spangled Banner" played Tuesday inside North Greenwich Arena as reporters surrounded the tough-luck 17-year-old in the mixed zone.
| Aug 26, 2012
| 5:56 PM
Ryan Lochte’s gold medal celebration has made its way to Chicago.
The U.S. swimmer -- who partied in Las Vegas and attended the premiere of "The Expendables 2" in Hollywood following this summer’s London Olympics -- was spotted Friday with...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 5:33 PM
Running off at the typewriter. ...
OK, the bowl games are over, the beer glasses are empty and the final plate of chicken wings has been reduced to a bunch of bones, which means I'm ready to answer the age-old question: Who had the better season –...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 10:08 AM
Ryan Lochte was in high demand Tuesday at Venue One in the West Loop, just like he has been pretty much every day since the Olympics ended earlier this month.
The gold medal-winning swimmer was pulled in various directions at the Hennessy-sponsored...