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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 -- 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 >

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 >

- 10 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 >

- 10 days ago
Ryan Lochte -- Tears Up ... 'I Let My Team Down'

Ryan Lochte
Tears Up ... 'I Let My Team Down'

Ryan Lochte fought back tears as he confessed ... he screwed over his teammates by going nuts at a Rio gas station and then lying about it. Matt Lauer asked Lochte about the difficulties fellow… READ MORE >

- 11 days ago
Ryan Lochte -- Returns In Non-Disguised Disguise

Ryan Lochte
Returns In Non-Disguised Disguise

Ryan Lochte is officially back home ... and he's ditched that ridiculous hair.  Lochte arrived to his Charlotte, NC crib with girlfriend Kayla Rae Reid Saturday afternoon ... and one thing's… READ MORE >

- 12 days ago
Ryan Lochte -- Carolina Neighbors & Cops Still Have His Back (PHOTOS)

Ryan Lochte
Neighbors & Cops Still Have His Back

Ryan Lochte has plenty of staunch defenders left -- including police officers -- behind the gates of his Charlotte neighborhood ... TMZ has learned.  The embattled swimmer flew back… READ MORE >

- 13 days ago
U.S. Olympic Committee -- All 4 Swimmers LIED to Us

U.S. Olympic Committee
All 4 Swimmers LIED to Us

Ryan Lochte was not the only swimmer who lied to the U.S. Olympic Committee about the so-called "robbery." TMZ has learned all 4 of them told the same false tale. An official from the USOC tells… READ MORE >

- 13 days ago
Ryan Lochte -- I'm Sorry

Ryan Lochte
I'm Sorry

Ryan Lochte is finally doing a mea culpa for the lie he told on NBC that's become an international incident ... but he kind of doubled down on the version of events he told cops. Lochte just… READ MORE >

- 13 days ago
Ryan Lochte -- Lied to U.S. Olympic Committee -- Ready to Apologize

Ryan Lochte
Lied to U.S. Olympic Committee Ready to Apologize

Ryan Lochte told the U.S. Olympic Committee the same lie he told NBC, and he now faces possible discipline in addition to criminal charges ... TMZ has learned. Sources close to Lochte and familiar… READ MORE >

- 13 days ago
Team USA Swimmers -- Return to U.S. ... Yeah, We've Got Baggage (PHOTO GALLERY)

Team USA Swimmers
Return to U.S. ... Yeah, We've Got Baggage

Talk about two guys STOKED to be home. Here's Team USA swimmers Jack Conger and Gunnar Bentz finally returning to the states ... after Brazilian officials pulled them off their homebound flight… READ MORE >

- 13 days ago

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