NFL Star Christian McCaffrey’s Girlfriend Olivia Culpo Dated Infamous US Swimmer Way Back When He Was on Top of His Game

Published 11/14/2022, 4:15 PM EST

Having won Olympic medals 12 times, American swimmer Ryan Lochte needs no introduction. He is the second most decorated swimmer in the Olympics, after Michael Phelps. As Phelps has no rival even close to him, Lochte might be the first one on his list. Notably, Lochte just finished his suspension in 2021. And currently, he is ready for more challenges.

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Back in 2012, there were a lot of rumors about Ryan Lochte dating American model Olivia Culpo. Although they did date each other, the way Lochte was fully enamored with Culpo was pretty interesting to watch. Not to forget that Olivia is currently dating the NFL star, Christian McCaffrey.

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Ryan Lochte loved hanging out with Olivia Culpo

Given the Olympic swimmer was captivated by Olivia Culpo, Lochte admitted that he enjoyed Olivia’s company back in 2012.

“She is beautiful. I love hanging out with her,” Lochte said. “She has a great sense of humor, she makes me laugh. She’s just a good girl to hang out with.” It looked like the Olympic swimmer was taken aback by every aspect of the American model. 

People saw them as a couple, but Culpo denied it during that time. She still claimed to be single. She also made a statement about people making up things between her and Lochte. Despite that, almost everyone was aware of her relationship status.

Although Ryan Lochte and Olivia Culpo are not together anymore, they have had an adorable relationship.

The current relationship status of Olivia Culpo

The 61st Miss USA, Olivia Culpo has a long list of dating athletes. She even made it a rule for herself that she wouldn’t be dating athletes anymore, but seems like it did not last very long.

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Culpo has dated Nick Jonas, Ryan Lochte, Tim Tebow, and Danny Amendola before. Currently, she is in a relationship with NFL player Christian McCaffrey. Despite setting up a rule for herself that she wouldn’t date athletes anymore, McCaffrey’s strong family values made her break the rule.

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What do you think of the relationship that Olivia Culpo and Christian McCaffrey have? Let us know in the comment section.

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Rahul Goutam Hoom

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Rahul Goutam Hoom is a US Sports writer for EssentiallySports. He is currently pursuing his Master's in Mass Communication and Journalism from Birla Global University. Rahul does photography and gaming during his leisure hours and likes to watch anime.

Edited By: Abhishek Kumar

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