Phelps dating LA model Megan Rossee

The 25-year-old blond beauty Megan Rossee posted a cuddly picture of herself with all-time Olympic recordbreaker Michael Phelps on her Instagram account. They are reportedly dating since January this year.

world Updated: Aug 07, 2012 11:35 IST
Michael Phelps

Swimming superstar Michael Phelps is reportedly dating aspiring model and blond beauty Megan Rossee.

According to, the 5-foot-9 Rossee had posted a photo on her Instagram account on Sunday, of her and the Olympian with their arms intertwined, and the 27-year-old swimming champ holding his six medals from London.

"Yay Michael," ABC News quoted her as tweeting.

The 25-year-old model hasn't tried to hide her relationship with Phelps.

She tweeted the swimmer on August 2, saying: "good luck tonight bear @MichaelPhelps: Last prelim swim complete? 2 big ones tonight? Nap time now??"

The Los-Angles based model had also accompanied him to the Olympic Trials in Omaha on June 28.

"So happy for @MichaelPhelps so awesome to watch u finally :) Congrats and yayyy," she tweeted.

Aspiring model and blond beauty Megan Rossee posted a cuddly picture of herself with Phelps on her Instagram account. @meganrossee/via Twitter

A source told the website: "She and Phelps began dating in January [2012] and things started to heat up just prior to the Olympics."

The aspiring model works as a cocktail waitress at Blok nightclub in Hollywood and has modeling-acting experience in high-fashion print, runway, film and television, her website said.

"I am super easy going and pretty much down for any type of project (that doesn't involve nudity)," her Model Mayhem profile said.

"I love what I do and hope to further my career as a model as well as a performer."

Baltimorean Phelps has announced that he is retiring from the Olympic competition and would like to travel the world but he might not be alone in his travels.

"He wants her [Rossee] to travel the world with him but she hasn?t made her decision yet to quit. She is heavily considering it," the site reported.

First Published: Aug 07, 2012 11:23 IST