MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota, November 16. THE USA Swimming Grand Prix held in Minneapolis, Minn., opened what looks to be an exciting 2011-12 edition of the USA Swimming Grand Prix concept.
With Michael Phelps taking home five gold medals out of five tries, and Franklin earning three golds, one silver and a bronze, the action in the water proved to be entertaining.
Additionally, plenty of international stars took part in the kickoff event for the 2011-12 Grand Prix with the likes of Camille Muffat, Wu Peng, Yannick Agnel, Zhang Lin and Ous Mellouli all swimming throughout the weekend.
Here's an exciting photo gallery for our readers to look back and enjoy some of the championship performances: