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Michael Phelps to appear at Gold Gala fundraiser for NBAC

Michael Phelps to appear at Gold Gala fundraiser for NBAC

Michael Phelps will make a brief visit to Baltimore on Saturday to help raise money for the North Baltimore Aquatic Club, where the record-setting Olympian trained for the bulk of his career.

Phelps will appear at NBAC's Countdown to Gold Gala fundraiser in White Marsh, designed to pull in enough money to cover travel costs for the club's 18 Olympic and Paralympic hopefuls.

That list still includes 2016 contenders Phelps, Allison Schmitt and Chase Kalisz, all of whom will fly in from Arizona, where they've spent the year training with former NBAC head coach Bob Bowman.

The Arizona contingent will be joined by...

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