Brought to you by WBIW News and Network Indiana
Last updated on Tuesday, July 7, 2009
(INDIANAPOLIS, IN) - The US National Swimming Championships begin today at the Indiana University Natatorium in Indianapolis.
The featured attraction at this week's meet is 14-time Olympic Gold Medalist Michael Phelps.
Phelps, who won a record eight golds at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, will compete in four events.
He will begin on Wednesday in the 200-meter freestyle and the 200-meter butterfly.
Phelps is the world-record holder in both events.
He will compete in the 100-meter butterfly on Thursday and the 100-meter freestyle on Friday.
The swimmers are going for spots on the United States team for the world championships in Rome later this month.
1340 AM WBIW welcomes comments and suggestions by calling 812.277.1340 during normal business hours or by email at email@example.com
© Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Click here to go back to previous page