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Ryan Lochte

Born -- August 3, 1984
Rochester, New York, U.S.

Olympic swimmer … 11-time medalist … shoe designer … grill enthusiast … pool-peeing pundit.

Broke the 400-meter individual medley record at the NCAA Men’s Swimming and Diving Competitions in 2006. Signed a 10-year contract with Speedo.

Later designed green metallic high-tops for the brand. He’s a style icon ... jeah.

Tripled medal total and set the world record in the 200-meter backstroke at the Beijing Games in 2008.

Won two more gold medals at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London … wore a diamond-encrusted, American-flag style grill after stepping down from the medal stand.

Now parties with Prince Harry in Las Vegas and admits to peeing in the Olympic pool.

LATEST STORIES
  
Ryan Lochte Case -- Rio Cops Deserve Praise for Exposing 'Farce' ... Say Rio Cops

Ryan Lochte Case
Rio Cops Deserve Praise for Exposing 'Farce' ... Say Rio Cops

Authorities in Rio really showed Ryan Lochte and his teammates who's the boss -- just ask Rio authorities, who are patting themselves on the back ... hard! The Court of Justice in Rio… READ MORE >

Ryan Lochte -- Hit with Criminal Charge in Rio ... Could Face Jail Time

Ryan Lochte
Hit with Criminal Charge in Rio ... Could Face Jail Time

Ryan Lochte has just been formally charged in Brazil with filing a false police report stemming from the August 14th gas station incident ... and faces jail time if convicted.  Brazilian… READ MORE >

- 3 days ago
Ryan Lochte -- Comeback Begins ... Locks Down 1st New Sponsor

Ryan Lochte
Comeback Begins ... Locks Down 1st New Sponsor

Ryan Lochte's endorsement comeback is underway ... he just signed a brand new deal with a throat drop company ... TMZ Sports has learned.  Lochte will team up with the Pine Brothers throat… READ MORE >

- 3 days ago
Ryan Lochte -- Sorry, Brazil ... I Ain't Going Back

Ryan Lochte
Sorry, Brazil ... I Ain't Going Back

Ryan Lochte will NOT be returning to Brazil -- despite the fact officials in Rio have reportedly summoned the swimmer to testify in front of the country's Justice Department ... sources tell TMZ… READ MORE >

- 3 days ago
Kerri Walsh Jennings -- BACK OFF RYAN LOCHTE ... 'He's Not a Terrible Person' (VIDEO)

Kerri Walsh Jennings
BACK OFF RYAN LOCHTE 'He's Not a Terrible Person'

Ryan Lochte has a strong ally -- Olympic legend Kerri Walsh Jennings who says people need to STOP treating the swimmer like a super-villain ... adding, "He's not a terrible person." READ MORE >

- 4 days ago
Ryan Lochte -- Phelps Got a 6-Month Suspension ... And He Could Have Killed Someone

Ryan Lochte
Phelps Got 6-Month Suspension ... And He Could Have Killed Someone

Ryan Lochte is going to get punished by the USOC ... but sources connected with the 4 swimmers don't think it's fair for the organization to annihilate them to appease those who are out for… READ MORE >

- 4 days ago
Billy Bush -- Lochte Demanded Sit-Down with Lauer ... There's No Bad Blood! (VIDEO)

Billy Bush
Lochte Demanded Sit-Down with Lauer ... There's No Bad Blood!

Billy Bush says Matt Lauer did NOT bigfoot him out of the coveted first sit-down interview with Ryan Lochte ... telling TMZ Sports it was Lochte who called the shots. READ MORE >

- 5 days ago
Ryan Lochte -- I'm Rethinkin' Drinkin' After Rio (VIDEO)

Ryan Lochte
I'm Rethinkin' Drinkin' After Rio

Ryan Lochte seems genuinely remorseful about his behavior in Rio ... and he not only says he was irresponsible when it came to excessive drinking ... he's not ruling out rehab.  Our photog… READ MORE >

- 6 days ago
Ryan Lochte -- Squeezed Out By Speedo ... 'Can't Condone His Behavior'

Ryan Lochte
Squeezed Out By Speedo 'Can't Condone His Behavior'

Ryan Lochte just lost one of his biggest sponsors -- with Speedo pulling the plug on the swimmer in the wake of his embarrassing Rio bathroom debacle. The mankini company just issued a statement… READ MORE >

- 6 days ago
Ryan Lochte -- He Still Doesn't Get It (VIDEO)

Ryan Lochte
He Still Doesn't Get It

Ryan Lochte is one week into his Olympic lie, and he still doesn't understand what he did. Lochte told Matt Lauer the Rio gas station folks were out of line to point a gun at his head because he… READ MORE >

- 6 days ago

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