It seems the blond beauty already has checked off several boxes on Lochte’s girlfriend list.“I’m an Olympic athlete, and there are a lot of demands I have that go in my life,” Lochte told People in 2013. If [women are] always depending on me to help them, or they’re not independent, that’s a big turnoff.” Based on what Reid has shown Lochte (and his mom) so far, she could be a keeper.Lochte and Reid, 25, have been dating since earlier this year, and Reid works as a &source=" onclick="window.open( this.href, '_blank', 'width=500, height=400' ); event.prevent Default();" class="share-linkedin" David Rieder is the host of Swimming World TV and a staff writer. A contributor to Swimming World since 2009, he has covered NCAA Championships, U. Nationals, Olympic Trials and the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. Upgrade any one of the browsers below and it will make your internet life better - not just on Ranker, but everywhere!rehearsals, the Olympic athlete decided to escape and pull off a special proposal for girlfriend Kayla Rae Reid."Memories forever!!! So in love with YOU."The proposal may comes as a surprise to fans. '" Ryan recently shared with The pair first clicked in January 2016 when they met at a Los Angeles nightclub.After the Athens Olympics, Thorpe took a year away from swimming, scheduling a return for the 2006 Commonwealth Games. Subsequent training camps were interrupted, and he announced his retirement in November 2006, citing waning motivation.From early 2011, there was speculation about Thorpe's return to swimming, fuelled by people claiming to have seen him training.
During this, he picked up the nickname "Thorpedo" because of his speed in swimming. “That’s all I’m going to say about it.” ‘I knew who Ryan was before I met him,” she continued.In these Rio Olympics, Lochte finished fifth in the men’s 200-meter medley on Thursday, and won a gold medal earlier this week as a member of 4×200 freestyle relay that was anchored by Michael Phelps.The couple were spotted in Fort Lauderdale earlier this summer before jetting off to Rio.Reid seems pleased about her accommodations, sharing shots from the gym and the beach of the South American city.