The Way They Were: Beyond Beijing 2008 – A Chat With Michael Phelps & Bob Bowman

The torso that twisted swim history - Michael Phelps with the man who help him get there, Bob Bowman - all images by Patrick B. Kraemer

In 2009, this author sat down for a chat with coach Bob Bowman and Michael Phelps in Berlin. The following is a contemporary note of truly revealing answers in an interview in which Phelps defines defeat; Bowman defines success as the moment when preparation meets opportunity; both recall defining moments … and much more

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In 2009, this author sat down for a chat with coach Bob Bowman and Michael Phelps in Berlin. The following is a contemporary note of truly revealing answers in an interview in which Phelps defines defeat; Bowman defines success as the moment when preparation meets opportunity; both recall defining moments … and much more

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