And -- this must be noted -- Lochte achieved the dual victory at the swimming world championships in the same suit Phelps wore at last year's Olympic Games when he set the previous mark.
"I love it," Lochte said. "I love the challenge. Everyone complains about all the new suits, blah, blah, blah. I go out there wearing the same suit that's been out there, and I just give it to them."
Sunday, August 2, 2009
Former Gator great Ryan Lochte sets new World Record: