In Built to Succeed, Michael Phelps - perhaps the greatest Olympic competitor the world has ever seen - will show us the secrets to his remarkable success, from training to execution. Behind his tally of Olympic gold medals - more than any athlete throughout history - lies a consistent approach to competition, a determination to win, mental preparation, and a straightforward passion for his sport. One of his mottos is 'Performance is Reality', and it typifies his attitude about swimming. Built to Succeed goes behind the scenes to explore the hard work, sacrifice, and dedication that catapulted Phelps into the international spotlight. Phelps will share remarkable anecdotes about family, his coach, his passion for the sport, and the wisdom that he has gained from unexpected challenges and obstacles. Highlighting memorable races and valuable lessons from throughout his career, Phelps offers candid insight into the mind and experiences of a world champion. Built to Succeed will inspire anyone to follow their passion straight to the finish line.
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At age 23, Michael Phelps is one of the best athletes of our time. A 14-time Olympic gold medalist, he holds the record for the most gold medals of any Olympic games - individual (8) and overall (14). He holds seven world records for swimming and has been award World Swimmer of the year more than four times. His list of accolades, awards, and records goes on for pages. The graduate of University of Michigan and spokesman for the Boys and Girls Club of America has been swimming since age 7