Olympics: Swimming-Men's 400m Individual Medley-Finals

Ryan Lochte is scheduled to swim at the 2013 FINA World Aquatic Championships in Barcelona, Spain, July 19 to August 4 only on Universal Sports.

Lochte won gold in the 400m IM, setting a best time of 4:05.18; won gold in the 800m free relay, took silver in both the 400m free relay and the 200 IM and snagged bronze in the 200m back at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. Qualified for the 2012 Olympic team by finishing first in the 200m back and the 400m IM, and second in the 200m IM and 200m free … Won five gold medals at 2011 FINA World Championsihps (800m FR-R; 200m FR; 200m BK; 400m IM; 200m IM (WR)) and became first swimmer to set a world record since the banning of polyurethane suits. (Courtesy of USASwimming.org)

Lochte doubles down on the first night of 2012 FINA World Championships

Courtesy of http://www.usaswimming.org ISTANBUL, Turkey – On the first night of the 2012 FINA World Championships (25m) competition, the United States walked away with four medals and three victories. Ryan Lochte (Daytona Beach, Fla.) won the 200m free, with the men’s 4x100m free relay and women’s 4x200m free relay also earned the top spot on […]

2012 FINA Short Course World Championships: Lochte wins 200m Freestyle

Ryan Lochte (USA) is now the three-time 200m freestyle world champ (counting short course 2010 and 2012, and long 2011), holding off Paul Biederman (GER) by .15 seconds.

Lochte first ever with 7 medals at the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m)

Ryan Lochte of USA poses with his Gold medal after winning the Men’s 200m Individual Medley on day three of the 10th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) at the Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Sports Complex on December 17, 2010 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images) Courtesy of http://www.fina.org Ryan Lochte […]

Lochte, Sun and Agnel chase second golds

(L to R) Clement Lefert – Yannick Agnel – Amaury Leveaux – Fabien Gilot celebrate after winning the gold medal in the men’s 4x100m freestyle finals during the London 2012 Olympic Games at Aquatics Centre. (Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports) By Julian Linden LONDON, July 29 (Reuters) – Ryan Lochte, Sun Yang and Yannick Agnel will […]

Lochte wins men’s 400m medley

United States’ Ryan Lochte reacts after finishing first in the men’s 400-meter individual medley swimming final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Saturday, July 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa De Olza) By Julian Linden LONDON, July 28 (Reuters) – Michael Phelps suffered his first Olympic defeat […]

Road To London: Lochte and Loaded

He’s been in the swimming shadows for years, now in 2012, Ryan Lochte is ready to explode in London.

Lochte unfazed by challenge of tackling Phelps

Ryan Lochte (R) and Michael Phelps check their times after swimming in their men’s 200m individual medley during the U.S. Olympic swimming trials in Omaha, Nebraska, June 29, 2012. (REUTERS/Jeff Haynes) By Julian Linden OMAHA, Nebraska, July 5 (Reuters) – Ryan Lochte is either a man on a mission or a masochist. The London Olympics […]

2012 USA Olympic Swimming Trials: Phelps and Lochte in 200m IM Semi

In the first semi heat, Ryan Lochte posts the fastest time at 1:55.51, and Michael Phelps finshes 2nd, 1.15 seconds behind.

2012 USA Olympic Swimming Trials: Phelps beats Lochte in 200m Free

Michael Phelps finally beats Ryan Lochte in the trials, by .05 seconds. Ricky Berens and Conor Dwyer qualify for the Olympics has well.

Phelps and Lochte play risky game of cat and mouse

Ryan Lochte (L) and Michael Phelps check their times after their men’s semifinal 200m freestyle during the U.S. Olympic swimming trials in Omaha, Nebraska, June 26, 2012. (REUTERS/Jeff Haynes) By Julian Linden OMAHA, Nebraska, June 27 (Reuters) – The mutual admiration Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte have for each other is genuine and heartfelt. It […]