Ricky Berens won Olympic Gold and Silver as part of the U.S.A.’s 800m and 400m freestyle relay teams in London. Ricky swam the third leg in the 800m freestyle final to help the U.S. win Gold. In addition, Ricky has an Olympic Gold medal from the 2008 Beijing Games in the 800m freestyle relay. A three-time World Championship Gold Medalist, Ricky grew up in Charlotte, North Carolina before heading to the University of Texas to swim for the Longhorns. Ricky now resides in Los Angeles, CA with his girlfriend, Olympic Gold Medalist Rebecca Soni, where he trains at Trojan Swim Club.