Ryan Lochte Biography & Wiki, Weight, Height, Age, Birth date
Ryan Steven Lochte (born August 3, 1984) is an American competitive swimmer, a 12-time Olympic medalist (six gold, three silver, three bronze), which ranks him second in swimming behind Michael Phelps. His seven individual Olympic medals rank near the top in men’s swimming. As part of the American teams, he holds the world record in the 4×200-meter freestyle (long course) and 4×100-meter freestyle (mixed) relay. Individually, he currently holds the world record in the 200-meter individual medley (long and short course) and 400-meter individual medley (short course).
Lochte’s success has earned him SwimSwam’s Swammy Award for US Male Swimmer of the Year in 2013, the World Swimmer of the Year Award and the American Swimmer of the Year Award twice. He has also been named the FINA Swimmer of the Year three times. He has won a total of 90 medals in major international competition, 54 gold, 22 silver, and 14 bronze spanning the Olympics, the Worlds, Pan American and Pan Pacific Championships.
Lochte specializes in the backstroke and individual medley, but is also a freestyle and butterfly swimmer. He is noted for the speed and distance he attains while kicking underwater. Lochte is also known for his dominance in the short course format (25-yard and 25-meter-long pools).
Lochte swam the 100m individual medley in 50.71 seconds on December 15, 2012 at the FINA World Championships in Istanbul, Turkey. At this same event, he is also credited with swimming the fastest 200m medley, leading him to finish in 1 minute 49.63 seconds.
In 2016, Lochte generated international controversy when he falsely claimed that he and three other American swimmers had been pulled over and robbed by armed robbers with police badges while in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, for the 2016 Summer Olympics.
This Biography is about one of the best Professional Swimmer of the world Ryan Lochte including his Height, weight, Age & Other Detail…
|Biography Of Ryan Lochte|
|Real Name||Ryan Steven Lochte|
|Nickname||“Reezy”, “The Lochtenator”|
|Physical Stats & More Of Ryan Lochte|
|Height||in centimeters- 188 cm
in meters- 1.88 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 2”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 88 kg
in Pounds- 194 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||– Chest: 46 Inches
– Waist: 34 Inches
– Biceps: 16 Inches
|Hair Colour||Light brown|
|International Debut||Olympics (2004)|
|Coach/Mentor||Gregg Troy Matt DeLancey Bob Bowman David Marsh|
|Strokes||Back Stroke, Freestyle, Butterfly and Medley|
|Records (main ones)||WORLD RECORDS: • 200 m individual medley (1:54.00) in the 2011 World Championships.
• 200 m individual medley (1:49.63) in the 2012 SC World Championships.
• 400 m individual medley (3:55.50) in the 2010 SC World Championships. ‘FORMER’ WORLD RECORDS:
• 200 m backstroke (1:52.96) in 2011 World Championships. • 100 m individual medley (50.71) in 2012 SC World Championships.
• 100 m backstroke (49.99) in 2006 SC World Championships.
• 200 m backstroke (1:46.68) in 2010 SC World Championships. (American Record too.)
|Career Turning Point||Winning the ‘Gold Medal’ at the 2004 Olympics, competing against Phelps, Klete Keller, and Peter Vanderkaay.|
|Personal Life Of Ryan Lochte|
|Date of Birth||August 3, 1984|
|Age (as in 2016)||31 Years|
|Birth Place||Rochester, New York|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Leo|
|College||University of Florida (2007)|
|Educational Qualifications||Bachelor’s degree, majoring in Sports Management.|
|Family||Father- Steven R. Lochte
Mother- Ileana “Ike” (née Aramburu)
Brother- Kristin, and Megan
Sisters- Devon, and Brandon’Ike’, center, and Steve Lochte, center left and sisters Kristin, far left, and Megan, far right, swam in college. Brandon, blurred, the youngest of the family, prefers basketball. Ryan is pictured on the right of Brandon and Devon on the left.
|Ethnicity||Spanish, German, Dutch and Basque.|
|Hobbies||Playing Basketball, Surfing and Skateboarding|
|Controversies||• Ryan had to take off his diamond encrusted tooth grill to receive his gold medal.
• Lochte was involved in the heated up affair, when a rule of underwater turn was changed by the FINA. He said its ‘ridiculous’ and disappointing. He was the fastest underwater and it might prove to be a disadvantage to him.
|Favourite Things Of Ryan Lochte|
|Favourite TV show||The Simpsons, Entourage|
|Favourite Music||Lil Wayne|
|Favourite Song||“Sky is the Limit” by Lil Wayne|
|Favourite Actress||Angelina Jolie|
|Favourite Pool||University of Florida|
|Girls, Family & More Of Ryan Lochte|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Kayla Rae Reid (Playboy Model) Amanda Sauer (Teacher and a soccer coach)|
|Children||Daughter- N/ASon- N/A|
|Money Earning Of Ryan Lochte|
|Cars||Barbus G63, Range Rover, Bentley Continental GP, Audi.|
|Salary||$30,000 per year (2012)|
|Net Worth (approx.)||$3 million|