Michael Phelps: From childhood phenom to record books

POSTED: 2:09 PM Apr 20 2012   UPDATED: 10:28 AM Aug 03 2012

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

Michael Phelps smiling in pool
1 / 15
Mike Segar/Reuters

Michael Phelps made history at the 2012 London Olympics by becoming the most decorated Olympian ever. Take a look back at the swimmer's life and career.

Olympics Coverage Sponsored By: