Written by Giavanna Foster
Michael Phelps and his wife, Nicole, are expecting their second child. Here’s the scoop:
International superstar Michael Phelps is a professional Olympian swimmer. Phelps has won 23 Olympics gold medals and 11 American Swimmer of the Year awards. Phelps joins Aaron Rodgers and Stephen Curry in the list of Associated Press Athlete of the Year winners. He founded the Michael Phelps Foundation, which raises awareness about living a healthy lifestyle while encouraging kids to participate in the sport of swimming. He received the Legend Award at this year’s Kids Choice Sports Awards. Click here to watch his speech.
In June 2016, Michael and Nicole Phelps became a married couple. On May 5, 2016, they welcomed their first child named Boomer Robert Phelps. Nicole Johnson-Phelps is a model and former Miss California USA winner. Also, she graduated from USC with a Bachelor’s degree in communications with a focus on sports and entertainment.
Access Hollywood reports that Michael Phelps’ mother knew that Nicole Johnson was the one for him. Now, 15-month-old Boomer will have a younger sibling. On Tuesday, the couple announced that they are expecting a second child with this Instagram post:
ARTSNLA congratulates Michael and Nicole Phelps on the news of their second child. Do you think Baby No. 2 will be a boy or a girl? See our Twitter poll: