Birthday Special: Watch Michael Phelps in his 'birthday suit' for ESPN The Magazine’s ‘Body Issue’!

American swimmer Michael Phelps holds all time world record for Olympic gold medals. He is the world record holder in 100-meter butterfly and 400-meter individual medley. He has won a total of 71 medals in his major international long course career which includes 57 gold, 11 silver and 3 bronze. His international titles and record breaking performances has led him to be tagged as the ‘World Swimmer of the year Award’ seven times and American Swimmer of the Year Award nine times.

He has also started the Michael Phelps Foundation, to focus and promote the art of swimming and to choose healthier lifestyle!

On his birthday we share with you a unique treat to your eyes! For those who have not seen enough of Michael Phelps can now ogle at the swimmer’s nude appearance in ESPN The Magazine’s ‘Body Issue’. He is one of the twenty two athletes including Venus Williams, Marshawn Lynch and Tomas Berdych in the issue which features photo spreads of world’s top athletes stripped out of their uniform!