Posts Tagged Men’s aquatics

Phelps qualifies fastest for 100 fly at 1st meet in 8 months

Michael Phelps competes in the men's 100 meter butterfly final, Thursday, April 16, 2015, at the Arena Pro Swim Series in Mesa, Ariz. It was the first competition for the 18-time Olympic champion after serving a six-month suspension for DUI. (AP Photo/Matt York)

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Michael Phelps won the 100-meter butterfly at his first meet in eight months Thursday night, beginning his push to compete at a fifth Olympics next year.

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FINA could offer Phelps extra place to race at swim worlds

Michael Phelps swims laps during a practice session, Wednesday, April 15, 2015, in Mesa, Ariz. The 18-time Olympic champion will compete in the Area Pro Swim Series after serving a six-month suspension for DUI. (AP Photo/Matt York)

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Swimming’s governing body wants to give Michael Phelps a special invitation to race at the world championships.

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