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Michael Phelps Spent His First Day As A Retired Swimmer In A Pool With His Son

Phelps is embarking on his greatest adventure yet: being a dad.

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After competing in four consecutive Olympic games and winning 28 medals total, Michael Phelps is considered the greatest Olympian of all time.

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Phelps, who won six medals in Rio alone, boasts 23 gold medals, three silver, and two bronze — the collective amount he's earned since beginning his Olympic journey at the 2004 Athens Games.

Well, he relaxes — in a pool, no less — with his fiancé, Nicole Johnson, and infant son, Boomer.

Instagram: @m_phelps00

Phelps posted the image on Instagram yesterday and captioned it: "There's nothing like being back home!! Great way to spend my first day in retirement!! @boomerrphelps @nicole.m.johnson."

Happy retirement, Phelps! You've earned it.

Instagram: @nicole