Agree or disagree, Michael Phelps can claim the title of greatest swimmer the ever was, and maybe even that ever will be! Assuming he really retires – which I think will be the case – he has some unarguable credentials. What if he kept swimming? He would just add to what he has done in the pool already, which is amazing, but he has no more to prove.
What has he done?. Phelps won 22 Olympic Medals, 18 of those Gold, he won 33 World Championship Medals, 26 of those Gold, and over his swimming career, he set 39 world records.
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