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An Olympian Gets Local: The Michael Phelps Foundation

When Michael Phelps’ mother first enrolled him in swim classes at a local aquatics center in his hometown of Baltimore, Maryland, he didn’t take to it like a fish to water. In fact, he was so afraid to get his face wet that his teacher started him on his back to foster a better sense of comfort in the water. From that shaky beginning, the rest is Olympic history.

Learn Local, Speak Gobal

Writer Shannon Severson Photography Courtesy of Gavilan Peak School orld trade and economies are increasingly interdependent as technology melts the constraints of borders, distance...

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