Skip to content

Jenner on Phelps: ‘He’s done’

August 17, 2013
Michael Phelps, in action recently.(Photo: @pokernewsdotcom)

Michael Phelps, in action recently.(Photo: @pokernewsdotcom)

Michael Phelps‘ flirtation with making a return to the pool for the 2016 Olympics has certainly generated plenty of buzz. And while he has not committed to a return to competitive swimming, it’s hard to imagine anybody being against the most successful Olympian of all time returning to the pool, except his opponents.

And a 63-year-old retired track & field legend (who also happens to be the father of America‘s most dysfunctional reality TV family).

That’s right, Bruce Jenner had some brief words for Phelps and his swimming career. And of course he shared them with . . . TMZ.

In case you missed it, Jenner said, “No . . . He’s done . . . Quit while your ahead.”

Funny, seems like he should be offering the same advice to some people a little closer in his life.

To Jenner’s credit, though, he does bring some pretty strong credentials beyond being a TV star. In the 1976 Montreal Olympics, he set the world record in winning the gold medal in the decathlon. The feat propelled him into instant celebrity. After all, he did this 27 years before Phelps.

tmz

Advertisements
Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

ZwemZa

The Independent Swim News Site

ZwemZa

The Independent Swim News Site

Exposed Views

Here I will post my views and my photos. Thank you for visiting. All photos (C) Kostas Kalantzopoulos

pinoyathletics.com

Reporting and Analyzing Philippine Athletics The Way It Should Be

southafricanstylediary.wordpress.com/

A South African Style Blog by Penelope Robertson

Owen O'Keefe

Fermoy Fish • Eo na Mainistreach • Peixe da Planície

The WordPress.com Blog

The latest news on WordPress.com and the WordPress community.

%d bloggers like this: