USA Swimming has announced that they will be suspending Phelps for 3 months, and will not compensate him with financial support during this period.
Even though USA Swimming is taking action, a cereal and snack company, Kellogg Co., has agreed to renew their contract with Phelps despite the photos.
Because of the 3 month suspension, Phelps will not be able to compete in March at a meet in Austin, Texas. He will have to wait until May, which could jeopardize his placement in the July world championships in Rome, considering he would only have two months to practice.
Last summer the world witnessed something that it has never witnessed before, a specimen that left fans in awe and competitors in bewilderment. He had the world on his shoulders and most importantly he was in the hearts of many Americans. After