17 times Michael Phelps was a gold-winning dad

Michael Phelps' cutest dad moments

The 23-time gold medalist has obviously had plenty of top moments in his lifetime, but he's made it clear that no event tops the moment he became a father.

Michael Phelps is absolutely enamored with his son Boomer. And if we must say so ourselves, he's one of the cutest dads we've ever seen.

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While baby Boomer got a front-row seat to his dad's gold medal action in Rio, Michael proved he's also a gold-winning dad.

Take a look at 17 of the best father-son bonding moments between the Phelps boys:

Michael Phelps' gold-winning dad moments
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Michael Phelps' gold-winning dad moments
Not the best pic but one with so much meaning❤️ daddy got to feel baby p for the very first time😍 & he even saved a kick for his auntie @arschmitty
The little man didn't wanna miss national selfie day!! @boomerrphelps #nationalselfieday
9 years ago today you walked into my life @m_phelps00 who knew through all the ups and downs that 9 years later we would have started to build our family 💗 I love you and I can't wait for what our future holds!! Thank you @brandonblattner for capturing this moment
Boomer says what's up y'all!!! @nicole.m.johnson
These 2 mean absolutely everything to me 💙
Nothing like being home with the family!!! @nicole.m.johnson
It truly is just the best.... The feeling of the little guy relaxed and sound asleep on my chest! @boomerrphelps @nicole.m.johnson
I love our FaceTime chats with daddy @m_phelps00 especially when he tries to be serious and boomer just laughs 💖 #thesetwohavemyheart
Happy 1st Fathers Day @m_phelps00!! You're such an incredible daddy to boomer already 💙 & you can already see in Boomers eyes how much he loves you!! I look forward to watching your relationship grow 😍 #loveyou #family
The little man loved the water today!! @boomerrphelps and I got some extra laps in today!! #mpswim
I'm a proud daddy!! Finally figured this out!!! @uppababy #helovesthecar #fathersday @nicole.m.johnson
Getting kisses from daddy while he works 😍 @m_phelps00
I got to spend the day at the @atlantaaquarium yesterday with the family!! @nicole.m.johnson @boomerrphelps We were in so pumped to see the animals!!
#RioReady!! Thanks @underarmour for the early morning delivery!!! And thanks to Nina for my #mp & #usa #nails!!! 💙❤️ #herewegoooo #nodiamondsinrio #replacementring
So excited to spend a lil r&r with these 2!! @m_phelps00 @boomerrphelps #mymen
There's nothing like being back home!! Great way to spend my first day in retirement!! @boomerrphelps @nicole.m.johnson

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