Michael Phelps first qualified for the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney Australia at the age of 15. This was his first appearance in the Olympics and although he did not win the 200m butterfly, he did make the finals and finished in fifth place.
in 2008, bejing olypics
15 at the 2000 sydney games
he swam at the sydney Olympics in 2000 at age 15, but did not win Amy medals.
Michael Phelps' first Olympics was the 2004 Games in Athens where he won 6 gold medals and 2 bronze medals.
2000 Sydney Olympics.
Michael Phelps did not win any medals in the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games. His first medals came in 2004 in Athens.
Debbie Davisson Phelps.
He started when he was 7. He competed in his first Olympics at 15 years of age with the 5th Place finish in the 200 m butterfly in the 2000 Olympics.
1900 for the Summer Olympics and 1924 for the Winter Olympics.
English of course.
Michael Fred Phelps II (born June 30, 1985) is a retired American swimmer and the most decorated Olympian of all time with 22 medals. Phelps began swimming at the age of seven. He was 15 years old at the time of his first Olympics in 2000 and finished 5th in the 200 m butterfly.In his first event in 2004, the 400-meter individual medley, Phelps won with a world record time of 4:08.26 to win his first Olympic gold medal for the 2004 Olympics and went on to win 6 Gold Medals and 2 Bronze medals.At the 2008 Olympics, he won 8 gold medals.
Michael first got famous when he was fifteen and won his first gold medal!