NEWS

Ryan Lochte Dyes His Hair Light Blue Before Rio 2016 Olympics -- See the Dramatic 'Do!

by Alex Ungerman 10:26 AM PDT, August 01, 2016
Photo: Instagram

Ryan Lochte is going blue to go for the gold!

The Olympic swimmer showed off a new light blue hair color on Instagram on Sunday, sharing that he got the dramatically different 'do in anticipation of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil.

"New look.... Here We Go #Rio #2016 thanks @jennjonesatl #turnup #lightblue," the 31-year-old athlete wrote.

MORE: Ryan Lochte Is on Tinder and Loves It, Says He's Met 'Gorgeous Women' With 'Professional Jobs'

New look.... Here We Go #Rio #2016 thanks @jennjonesatl #turnup #lightblue

A photo posted by Ryanlochte (@ryanlochte) on

Lochte also shared a snap of the dye job in process, writing, "Me hungry!! @jennjonesatl #newlook #dye."

Me hungry!! @jennjonesatl #newlook #dye

A photo posted by Ryanlochte (@ryanlochte) on

For comparison, here is Lochte's natural brown look:

Views from the 4 #drake

A photo posted by Ryanlochte (@ryanlochte) on

MORE: The US Olympics Gymnastics Team Is Official! Meet the 'Fierce Five' Who Will Compete in Rio

And Lochte won't be alone in sporting a bit of blue as he attempts to build on his already impressive 11 Olympic medal collection. His teammate, James Feigen, went with the exact same look, their colorist shared on Instagram on Monday.

Looks like these two are expressing some major solidarity as they head to the games!

WATCH: Gisele Bundchen Reportedly Coming Out of Retirement for the Rio Olympics

SHARE ON FACEBOOK SHARE SHARE ON TWITTER TWEET