Lochte's success has earned him Swim Swam'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.
Sources said that after the London Olympics, a sponsor put Lochte up in the swanky “presidential suite” at a Midtown hotel for a week of press events.
But he “threw a fit,” demanding to move to a different hotel. literally staring into space and was in no rush to go anywhere.
Lochte’s team went into overdrive trying to find him new downtown digs after he “cried bedbugs,” said the insider.
“His team was running around like chickens with their heads cut off and he just sat there.
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Rumors surrounded close friends Ryan and R&B singer K. More About Age: 32 Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee Profession: Singer, TV Personality Credits: Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta Miss Universe 2012 Olivia Culpo was rumored to be dating Ryan during early 2012.Ryan Lochte’s Rio “robbery” wasn’t the gold medal liar’s first Olympic fib.Sources told Page Six that following the 2012 games in London — during a stay in New York — hard-partying Lochte allegedly invented a far-fetched reason to move to a hotel that was closer to the clubs.The hunky swimmer and who he's been dating has always been front page news.His love life also became the subject in the reality show which ran for one season in 2013.That changed after a humbling performance at the J. During Lochte’s time with the Gators he would be named NCAA swimmer of the year on two occasions while majoring in sports management. Thanks in part to a solid line-up of sponsors, including Speedo, Gatorade, Nissan, Ralph Lauren and AT&T, Lochte earned just north of a cool million the year of the London Olympics. The foundation puts on events, usually headlined by Lochte, to raise money for swim scholarships. One of his idols snubbed him for an autograph when he was an age-grouper. Not once but twice has Lochte injured himself while wrecking scooters; once in the run-up to the 2007 World Championships, and again four years later before the 2011 FINA Worlds in Shanghai. Lochte swam a 50.1 and 51.1 doing freestyle, and a 54.9 for a 100m butterfly.