US swimmer Michael Phelps during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games in Beijing -- ? MARTIN BUREAU-AFP-Getty Images

US swimmer Michael Phelps during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games in Beijing -- ? MARTIN BUREAU-AFP-Getty Images

Olympic Swimmer Mark Gangloff.   Gold Medal - 400 Medley Relay  XXIX Olympics - Beijing - 2008  Gold Medal - 400 Medley Relay

Olympic Swimmer Mark Gangloff. Gold Medal - 400 Medley Relay XXIX Olympics - Beijing - 2008 Gold Medal - 400 Medley Relay

Icelandic swimmer Ragnheiður Ragnarsdóttir at the Beijing Olympics in 2008

Icelandic swimmer Ragnheiður Ragnarsdóttir at the Beijing Olympics in 2008

The Olympic logo is tattooed on the chest of a swimmer at the National Aquatics Centre, also known as the Water Cube, ahead of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games August 7, 2008.

The Olympic logo is tattooed on the chest of a swimmer at the National Aquatics Centre, also known as the Water Cube, ahead of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games August 7, 2008.

A swimmer swims with a float during a training session in the National Aquatics Center at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in Beijing, on Aug. 7, 2008.

A swimmer swims with a float during a training session in the National Aquatics Center at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in Beijing, on Aug. 7, 2008.

Michael Phelps (C) of the U.S. swims the butterfly stroke during his team's victory in the men's 4x100 meters medley relay at the National Aquatics Center during the Beijing 2008 Olympics in China August 17, 2008. Wolfgang Rattay: "Phelps was expected to beat the gold medal record of U.S. swimmer Mark Spitz, who won seven golds during the 1972 Munich Olympics. I bought the 8mm round shot lens for this particular picture. I wanted to mark his new record by making him look like he was swimming…

Michael Phelps (C) of the U.S. swims the butterfly stroke during his team's victory in the men's 4x100 meters medley relay at the National Aquatics Center during the Beijing 2008 Olympics in China August 17, 2008. Wolfgang Rattay: "Phelps was expected to beat the gold medal record of U.S. swimmer Mark Spitz, who won seven golds during the 1972 Munich Olympics. I bought the 8mm round shot lens for this particular picture. I wanted to mark his new record by making him look like he was swimming…

In 2008 66 Olympic Swimming records were broken by swimmers wearing full body technical swim suits at the #BeijingOlympics. Following this event they were banned. 10 out of the 16 Olympic swimming event records are still held by said 2008 Beijing Olympics competitors.  #Slap-Lap is here to change that.  #designschoolshow #industrialdesign #speedo #adidas #nike #productdesign #rio2016 #swimming #sportsscience #olympics #sports #loughboroughuniversity #tech #ergonomics #London2012 #London by…

In 2008 66 Olympic Swimming records were broken by swimmers wearing full body technical swim suits at the #BeijingOlympics. Following this event they were banned. 10 out of the 16 Olympic swimming event records are still held by said 2008 Beijing Olympics competitors. #Slap-Lap is here to change that. #designschoolshow #industrialdesign #speedo #adidas #nike #productdesign #rio2016 #swimming #sportsscience #olympics #sports #loughboroughuniversity #tech #ergonomics #London2012 #London by…

Chinese paramilitary soldiers line up by a sweeper near the National Aquatic Center while swimmers are in a practice session for the Beijing 2008 Olympics on August 6, 2008.

Chinese paramilitary soldiers line up by a sweeper near the National Aquatic Center while swimmers are in a practice session for the Beijing 2008 Olympics on August 6, 2008.

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