Are Michael Phelps and Stephanie Rice dating, the “golden couple”?Sources say Australian swimmer and gold medal winner, Stephanie Rice, and Michael Phelps were spotted “making out” recently. Michael Phelps doesn’t have a girlfriend currently, but he seemed to be celebrating his win of 8 gold medals in Beijing by “making out” with Stephanie Rice, Australian Olympic swimmer and gold medal winner.
When asked about the rumored romance and alleged kiss she and Phelps shared together she said, “No, it was just really great to meet him …and people that you usually see on TV, like [Rafael] Nadal and [Roger] Federer.A month before making literal waves in a London swimming pool at the 2012 Olympics, Australian Stephanie Rice is making figurative ones for a photo she recently posted on Twitter. Stephanie Rice may be holding up a pair of commemorative underwear below - received upon her return to Sydney, Australia after her impressive performance at the Beijing Olympics - but she denies having ever seen Michael Phelps in his skivvies.The three-time gold medalist snapped a shot of herself in a bikini this week, showing off both her body and a birthday gift from designer Ellie Gonsalves. When asked about the rumored romance and tongue tying session she and Phelps shared together at the Games, Rice replied: Stephanie Rice may have been spotted making out with Michael Phelps at a party outside the Olympic Village earlier this week - but she's making like Miley Cyrus in the photo below!When asked if he’s going to be presenting, Phelps said “I am getting told right now that I am introducing Weezy, so it’s gonna be pretty sick.” In addition to being a presenter for the VMAs, Phelps will be hosting the season premiere of Saturday Night Live of September 13th.“It’s gonna be a different scene than what I’m used to,” Phelps explained, “All my boys are giving me a hard time telling me I better not mess it up.”Phelps has also been seen on the set of the HBO show “Entourage,” according to the Associate Press.
Phelps has been a big fan of the show, and Doug Ellin, the show’s producer, wrote him into an episode. Has all this media hype scored Phelps a girlfriend?A world champion herself - Rice holds the world record in the 200 and 400-meter individual medley - the Olympian is receiving more media attention than ever as a result of her make out session with Phelps. She has been in three celebrity relationships averaging approximately 2.8 years each. Sources stated, “All the swimmers are talking about it, and [Sullivan] is cut up about what happened.” Just the day after Michael Phelps and Stephanie Rice were seen making out, they couple had to pose for Speedo.They appeared to be having lots of fun with one another s they laughed and grabbed at each other as their photos were taken.The Post is stating that they observed a hot make-out session between Michael Phelps and swimmer Stephanie Rice!