Michael Phelps Testifies Before Congress

Michael Phelps Testifies Before Congress

On February 27th, Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps testified during a house hearing on doping in sports. The hearing was conducted by the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, and Phelps delivered¬†three pages of testimony. Here are some highlights from his portion of the hearing: “[Rio was] unique because of increased doping concerns. […]

Dear Michael Phelps: Cupping is Not A ‘Recovery Method’

Dear Michael Phelps: Cupping is Not A ‘Recovery Method’

So far, during the Rio Olympics, athletes like Michael Phelps, Alexander Naddour, Natalie Coughlin and Pavel Sankovich have all chosen to promote a practice call “cupping”. For those who don’t know yet:¬†Cupping Therapy is “a form of alternative medicine in which cups are placed on the skin to create suction,” and it’s responsible for the […]