Michael Phelps of the United States throws his flowers to his family following the podium presentation where he was presented with the gold medal in the Men’s 100m Butterfly Final on Day 7 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 3, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello)
As one olympian creates history another one there is to watch him do it. 2 time snowboarding gold medalist olympian Shaun White was there when Michael Phelps won his historic 15th gold medal and 19th olympic medal today.
With the school band playing, American flags waving and every student at Towson High to greet him, Olympian Michael Phelps, 15, is greeted and hugged by his mother Debbie Phelps as he returns back to school.