Michael Phelps: From childhood phenom to record books

Published On: Apr 20 2012 01:09:05 PM CDT   Updated On: Aug 03 2012 09:28:40 AM CDT

Take a look at Michael Phelps in and out of the pool and see how the Baltimore native became an Olympic champion.

Michael Phelps resting on lane marker
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Phelps began swimming at the age of 7 when he joined the North Baltimore Aquatic Center.

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