Michael Phelps: The Greatest Olympian
By Sports Illustrated
The legacy of Michael Phelps is this: As the most accomplished and decorated Olympian ever, he has changed his sport in a way that few athletes have. Now in a stunning special edition from Sports Illustrated, the remarkable story of Phelps’ long journey and unprecedented triumphs are told through words and the iconic photography that readers have come to expect from SI. This beautiful keepsake volume travels back to his boyhood and spans his five Olympic Games—from his debut as a 15-year-old in Sydney in 2000, through his breathtaking ascension to eight gold medals in Beijing in 2008, and the spirited crowning of his 28-medal Olympic career in 2016 in Rio.