Joseph Schooling is Singapore’s only Olympic gold medallist, having beaten Michael Phelps in the 100 metre butterfly at the Rio Games in 2016. Photo: InstagramJoseph Schooling is Singapore’s only Olympic gold medallist, having beaten Michael Phelps in the 100 metre butterfly at the Rio Games in 2016. Photo: Instagram
Joseph Schooling is Singapore’s only Olympic gold medallist, having beaten Michael Phelps in the 100 metre butterfly at the Rio Games in 2016. Photo: Instagram

5 things to know about swimmer Joseph Schooling, Singapore’s first Olympic gold champion

Schooling isn’t the first Olympian in his family; his great-uncle Lloyd Valberg was a high jumper at the 1948 games in London

Topic |   Southeast Asian Games 2019 (SEA Games)
Joseph Schooling is Singapore’s only Olympic gold medallist, having beaten Michael Phelps in the 100 metre butterfly at the Rio Games in 2016. Photo: InstagramJoseph Schooling is Singapore’s only Olympic gold medallist, having beaten Michael Phelps in the 100 metre butterfly at the Rio Games in 2016. Photo: Instagram
Joseph Schooling is Singapore’s only Olympic gold medallist, having beaten Michael Phelps in the 100 metre butterfly at the Rio Games in 2016. Photo: Instagram
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