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She told the Enquirer that Phelps was the first person to “make me feel like a true woman.” But in her Facebook post, Chandler wrote that she lost her “privacy, career, and life as I knew it” as a result of Phelps’ DUI, which led to a six-month ban from competition for the Olympic champ. He made me emotionally crippled, broken and a mere shell of who I used to be,” Chandler wrote.
The 42-year-old also accused Phelps of being reckless in his promiscuity.
At the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Phelps had already tied the record of eight medals of any color at a single Games by winning six gold and two bronze medals.
Phelps is the long course world record holder in the 100 meter butterfly, 200 meter butterfly, and 400 meter individual medley as well as the former long course world record holder in the 200 meter freestyle and 200 meter individual medley.
He has won 82 medals in major international long course competition, of which 65 were gold, 14 silver, and 3 bronze, spanning the Olympics, the World Championships, and the Pan Pacific Championships.
After retirement in 2016, he stated "The only reason I ever got in the water was my mom wanted me to just learn how to swim.
My sisters and myself fell in love with the sport, and we decided to swim."). At the World Championship Trials for the 2001 World Aquatics Championships, on March 30, Phelps broke the world record in the 200-meter butterfly to become, at 15 years and 9 months, the youngest male ever to set a swimming world record.