Ryan Lochte Locked Out For 10 Months & World Titles; Penalty Mirrors Phelps’ Path

Ryan Lochte (USA) - by Patrick B. Kraemer

A report by USA Today states that Ryan Lochte has been given a 10-month ban for his participation in the gas-station incident that arose during the Rio Games. The penalty would include exclusion from the 2017 World Championships, the penalty mirroring that handed to Michael Phelps after his drink-drive charge in 2014.

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Jack Conger discusses the incident here:


I think Lochte’s punishment is fair and he can have no complaints.

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