October 09

Olympic Swimmer Ryan Lochte’s Alcohol Addiction

CBS Sports

Kevin Skiver

  • 6-time Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte is reportedly seeking help after years of suffering from alcohol abuse
  • Jeff Ostrow, Lochte’s lawyer, has said his client has been battling with alcohol for years and that Lochte has acknowledged his problem and his need for rehabilitation.
  • Lochte has already been banned from Olympic competition until July 2019 for an anti-doping violation.

To read the full story and get an accurate timeline of Lochte’s most recent and devastating troubles with the alcohol and the law, click here to read.