Gold Medallist Michael Phelps celebrates following the medal ceremony for the Men's 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay final on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England. It was his record-breaking 19th Olympic medal.
Close-ups of Olympic medals - In this image made available by the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games on Wednesday July 27, 2011 shows London 2012 Olympic gold medal designed by British artist David Watkins. The front of the medal is on the right, all medals are 85mm in diameter. (AP Photo/LOCOG, HO).
Five Things to Know About Gold Medalist Missy Franklin
"God is always there for me. I talk with Him before, during and after practice and competitions. I pray to Him for guidance. I thank Him for this talent He has given me and promise to be a positive role model for young athletes in all sports." -- Missy Franklin