2016 Summer Olympics

With 'no desire' to come back, Michael Phelps eager to build life beyond swimming

With 'no desire' to come back, Michael Phelps eager to build life beyond swimming

Michael Phelps wondered whether watching others compete at the world championships would pique his desire for another comeback.

Nope.

The former North Baltimore Aquatic Club star said Tuesday that he has "no desire" to return to competitive swimming, but he is eager to stay involved with the sport and cheer on those who follow in his enormous wake.

In an interview with the Associated Press while promoting a healthy pet food campaign, Phelps said he is excited about having his second child and building a life beyond swimming.

"For me, it's about being happy...

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