Michael Phelps from high school to Olympic champion [Pictures]
As Michael Phelps heads to the 2012 Olympic games in London, we look back to his beginnings as a talented high school swimmer from Towson who showed great promise as a teen, and follow him as he became a record-breaking Olympian. View More Phelps photos here.
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Michael Phelps Retrospective
Fifteen-year-old Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps practices his butterfly stroke at the Meadowbrook Aquatic and Fitness Club in Mt. Washington.