- Olympian (2012); Five-time Olympic medalist (4 golds, 1 bronze)
- Rio 2016 Olympic Games, qualified
- London 2012 Olympic Games, gold (100m back, 200m back, 4x200m free, 4x100m medley); bronze (4x100m free); 4th (200m free); 5th (100m free)
- Most recent: 2015 – gold (4x200m free, 4x100m mixed free); silver (200m back); bronze (200m free, 4x100m free); 4th (4x100m medley); 5th (100m back); 7th (100m free)
- Years of participation: Long Course – 2011, 2013, 2015; Short Course – 2010
- Medals: 17 (11 golds, 3 silvers, 3 bronzes)
- Gold – 2011 (200m back, 4x100m medley, 4x200m free); 2013 (100m back, 200m back, 200m free, 4x100m free, 4x200m free, 4x100m medley); 2015 (4x200m free, 4x100m mixed free)
- Silver – 2010 (200m back); 2011 (4x100m free); 2015 (200m back)
- Bronze – 2011 (50m back); 2015 (200m free, 4x100m free)
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Team USA athletes are proud to represent the red, white and blue.
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Associated Press June 05, 2016
Three other national team members won their third event each.
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Associated Press June 04, 2016
Michael Phelps was fourth in Austin, while David Plummer swam the fastest time of the year in Indianapolis.
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Team USA celebrates its moms in so many ways (among them: poignantly, humorously, with tears, with a sash and in bright yellow), Michael Phelps is captivated by his baby Boomer, Lindsey Vonn stirs things up on a catamaran, Bubba Watson mugs with the fam, Tim Morehouse makes a non-fencing announcement, Blake Haxton and Nastia Liukin hit similar milestones, Tara Lipinski and her fiancé celebrate an anniversary (and more Emmys), Stars on Ice celebrates an impromptu prom party for Polina Edmunds, Missy Franklin celebrates a big birthday, plus Team USA #wisdom and more.
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