Michael Phelps 8 GOLD Medals at Olympics 2008 Beijing

– Michael Phelps 8 GOLD Medals at Olympics 2008 Beijing.

– Creates a Olympic record for more Gold Medals by an individual.

– Breaks Mark Spitz Record.

– 7 World Records.

Aug. 10 – 400-meter Individual Medley – 4:03.84 (WR)
Aug. 11 – 4×100-meter Freestyle Relay – 3:08.24 (WR)
Aug. 12 – 200-meter Freestyle – 1:42.96 (WR)
Aug. 13 – 200-meter Butterfly – 1:52.03 (WR)
Aug. 13 – 4×200 Freestyle Relay – 6:58.56 (WR)
Aug. 15 – 200-meter Individual Medley – 1:54.23 (WR)
Aug. 16 – 100-meter Butterfly – 50.58
Aug. 17 – 4×100-meter Medley Relay – 3:29.34 (WR)

*WR – World Redord.

Michael Phelps wins 7th Gold – Video

Phelps ties Mark Spitz with 7th Gold Medal at Olympics.

(NECN) August 16, 2008 – It’s seven down and one to go for US swimmer Michael Phelps after a come from behind nail biter.

You can just see the emotion in Phelps face after clinching his 7th Gold medal on Friday night in the 100 meter butterfly.

He beat out Milorad Cavic of Serbia.

Phelps now ties Mark Spitz record and hopes to swim into Olympic history on Saturday night with an eighth Gold medal in the 400 meter medley.

On a local not, Maine’s Ian Crocker finished fourth.

Click the link below to watch the awesome video:

http://www.nbcolympics.com/video/share.html?videoid=0816_HD_SWB_HL_L0673