A competitive swimmer, Ryan Lochte has won numerous medals at the Olympic Games, including six golds. A world record holder, he has also finished first on the podium at a number of World Championships (e.g. 4x200m freestyle, 200m medley, 400m medley, etc.). Interested in learning more about the Olympic Champion? If so, be sure to stick around, for we have more cool facts about him below.
Ryan Lochte Personal Facts – 2018 Update
Ryan Steven Lochte
Competitive swimmer, Olympic Champion
As a competitive swimmer, Ran Lochte is perhaps best known for having won twelve gold medals at the Summer Olympic Games. One of the top swimmers in the country (second behind Michael Phelps), he currently holds world records in the 4x100m freestyle relay and 2x200m freestyle relay.
Age – How Old is He?
He is 33 years old
Birthday/Date of Birth
His birthday is on August 3, 1984
Place of Birth/Hometown
Born in Rochester, New York, Ryan Lochte spent the first twelve years of his childhood in the city of Bristol, before moving with his family to Florida.
He is of Cuban, German, English, and Dutch descent
Ryan Lochte Height, Weight & Body Facts
How Tall – Height in Feet
He is 6’2 tall
How Tall – Height in Meters
He is 1.88 meters tall
Weight in Pounds
His current weight is approximately 186 pounds
Weight in Kilograms
His current weight is approximately 84 kg
His body measurements are unavailable at this time
His waist size is unknown
His shoe size has not been disclosed to the public
Is Ryan Lochte Currently in a Relationship?
During the 2016 Summer Games, it was revealed that he is dating Kayla Rae Reid, a Playboy Playmate. After getting engaged in October 2016, they tied the knot in January 2018.
Ryan Lochte’s Girlfriends
Previously, he dated K. Michelle, an American singer.
Steven R. Lochte
The third of five children, he has two older sisters named Megan and Kristin
The third of five children, he has two younger brothers named Brandon and Devon
In the summer of 2017, her then-fiancee at the time gave birth to their first child, a son named Caiden Lochte.
As a teen, he went to Spruce Creek High School in Port Orange, Florida.
After completing high school, he went to the University of Florida, where he swam for the Florida Gators Swim team. A Sports Management major, he ended up winning the NCAA Swimmer of the Year Award twice during his time there.
For now, information on Ryan Lochte’s salary is unavailable.
From what we can gather, Ryan Lochte’s current net worth is around the $6 million mark
When he isn’t swimming, he enjoys skateboarding, surfing, playing basketball, and volleyball. A big animal lover, he also likes spending time with his dog
Favorite TV Show
Favorite Music Artists
Aside from swimming, he also likes surfing, basketball, volleyball, and skateboarding
Born on August 3, he is a Leo
This information is currently unknown
This information is currently unknown
Ryan Lochte’s Social Media Accounts & Usernames
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Ryan Lochte’s Youtube Channel
As far as we know, Ryan Lochte does not have his own YouTube channel
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Ryan Lochte’s Snapchat Username
Ryan Lochte’s Snapchat username is @RyanLochte
Other Interesting Facts:
- His father a swimming coach, he was taught how to swim by his parents when he was just five years old
- In 2016, he and three other American swimmers generated international controversy after falsely claiming that they were robbed while in Rio
- Mischievious as a child, he was often kicked out of his swimming classes for pulling on other children’s legs, hiding, and blowing bubbles in the water
- At the age of twenty, he qualified for his first Olympics after finishing in second place at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials
- Throughout his career, he has received endorsement deals from many brands such as Gillette, Speedo, Nissan, Gatorade, and AT&T, to name a few
- At one point, he had his own reality television series called, What Would Ryan Lochte Do? which premiered in April 2013
- In 2016, he competed in the 23rd season of Dancing with the Stars, where he was partnered with Cheryl Burke