One of these days, Lochte will dive into another of his passions: fashion design.
He certainly has a unique approach to what he wears, especially on his feet. After finishing up his last race in Orlando, he donned a pair of yellow sneakers adorned with colorful flowers — and what appeared to be stuffed cats attached to the tongues.
‘‘Ever since I was little, going to school, I was wearing different things than anyone else,’’ Lochte said. ‘‘As you can tell by my shoes, I'm completely different. With fashion, you have that leeway to pretty much be yourself. You can have your own personality. You can do what you want.’’
But there’s no time for fashion at the moment.
He’s got to get back to swimming.
Well, unless E! orders up another batch of ‘‘What Would Ryan Lochte Do?’’
Asked if he'd do a second season, Lochte didn’t hesitate at all.
‘‘By all means,’’ he said, breaking into a big smile.
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