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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 Trademarking My Dumb Catchphrase ... JEAH!!!

Ryan Lochte
I'm TRADEMARKING My Dumb Catchphrase ... JEAH!!!

Ryan Lochte's annoying catchphrase "Jeah!" is a friggin' GOLD MINE -- at least that's what the swimmer believes ... because he just filed docs to lock up a trademark for the made-up word.According… READ MORE >

Ryan Lochte -- Dazed & Woozy Outside London Nightclub

Ryan Lochte
DAZED & WOOZY Outside London Nightclub

U.S. Olympic champ Ryan Lochte emerged from a nightclub in London last night looking like a space oddity -- wearing a David Bowie t-shirt and a dazed expression on his face ... then stumbling… READ MORE >

- 712 days ago
Ryan Lochte -- I Didn't Bang Around at the Olympics

Ryan Lochte
I Didn't Bang Around At the Olympics

Ryan Lochte insists ... he did NOT go on a lady-banging bender inside the athletes' village in London last week -- telling TMZ Live, he barely had enough time to sleep ... let alone sample the… READ MORE >

- 715 days ago
Ryan Lochte -- Pimped Out & Razor Sharp

Ryan Lochte
Pimped Out & Razor Sharp

Ryan Lochte won't have to ever worry about losing a swimming race by a hair, because he just received two gold and diamond encrusted razors from Gillette.The 11-time Olympic medalist tweeted a pic… READ MORE >

- 715 days ago
Ryan Lochte Parties It Up in London -- Breaststroke, Anyone?

Ryan Lochte
Parties It Up in London -- Breaststroke, Anyone?

Nothing says party time like a pair of boobs in your face -- which is exactly how 11-time Olympic medalist Ryan Lochte celebrated in London last night.According to sources, Lochte -- along with… READ MORE >

- 716 days ago
The Non-Phelps Other Swimmers -- Who'd You Rather?

The Non-Phelps Other Swimmers
Who'd You Rather?

Michael Phelps received his 19th Olympic medal by winning gold in the 4 x 200m Freestyle with the help of his fellow ripped and shaved smooth teammates Conor Dwyer, Ryan Lochte and Ricky… READ MORE >

- 717 days ago
Ryan Lochte -- Parents Swimming in Debt, Facing Foreclosure

Ryan Lochte
Parents Swimming in Debt, Facing Foreclosure

US Olympic swimming champion Ryan Lochte might have to parlay his newfound fame into a quick payday to help out the folks ... because TMZ has learned, his parents are allegedly buried in debt ...… READ MORE >

- 718 days ago
Ryan Lochte -- I Peed in the Olympic Pool

Ryan Lochte
I PEED in the Olympic Pool

Swimming champ Ryan Lochte PEED IN THE POOL AT THE OLYMPICS -- seriously ... he just admitted to it on live radio.Ryan was on the phone with Ryan Seacrest this morning, when Seacrest asked if… READ MORE >

- 719 days ago
Ryan Lochte -- Paul Wall Designed My Diamond Grillz

Ryan Lochte
Paul Wall Designed My Diamond Grillz

Ryan Lochte's unexpected grill flash during his Olympic medal ceremony was courtesy of none other than the grill-master himself ... rapper Paul Wall. If you recall ... Lochte flashed a ruby and… READ MORE >

- 722 days ago
Ryan Lochte vs. Michael Phelps -- Who'd You Rather?

Ryan Lochte vs. Michael Phelps
Who'd You Rather?

U.S. Olympic swimmers Ryan Lochte and Michael Phelps are teammates and rivals at the 2012 Olympic Games in London.Question is ... More Who'd you rather? Kate Beckinsale vs. Jessica Biel Kim Alexis… READ MORE >

- 726 days ago

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