Instagram Gallery: Rio 2016 Swimmers Get Their #OlympicInk

See any more #olympicink from swimmers on social media? Throw a link in the comments, and we’ll add it to the gallery.

Richard Nagy (Slovakia)

https://www.instagram.com/p/BJsdenpjZcA/

 

Matthew Abood (Australia): 4 x 100 free finalist

https://www.instagram.com/p/BKNllMTBjw0/

 

Tamas Kenderesi (Hungary): Bronze 100 fly

 

Mohamed Hussein (Egypt)

 

David Plummer (USA): Gold 4 x 100 medley, bronze 100 back

 

Melanie Margalis (USA): Gold 4 x 200 free relay

https://www.instagram.com/p/BKDpE5NjNVa/

 

Tom Shields (USA): Gold 4 x 100 medley

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Early morning run down in Santa Cruz today.

A post shared by Tom Shields (@beefytshields) on

 

Dan Wallace (Great Britain): silver 4 x 200 free

 

Tamsin Cook (Australia): silver 4 x 200 free

https://www.instagram.com/p/BJxfIH2A77E/

 

Brianna Throssell (Australia): 200 fly finalist

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Fresh Ink #5circles #olympicrings

A post shared by Brianna Throssell (@briannathrossell) on

 

Kotuku Ngawati (Australia)

 

Jack McLoughlin (Australia)

https://www.instagram.com/p/BJrQfZ1j5DN/

 

Lilly King (USA): Gold 100 breast, gold 4 x 100 medley

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Ouch that hurt💉 #worthit

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Ryan Murphy (USA): Gold 100 back, gold 200 back, gold men’s 400 medley

 

Penny Oleksiak (Canada): Gold 100 free, silver 100 fly, bronze women’s 4 x 100 free relay, bronze women’s 4 x 200 free relay

 

Joseph Schooling (Singapore): Gold 100 fly

 

Chase Kalisz (USA): Silver 400 IM

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Well… I did it!

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Abbey Weitzeil (USA): Gold 4 x 100 medley relay, silver 4 x 100 free relay

 

Kathleen Baker (USA): Gold 4 x 100 medley relay, silver 100 back

 

Ryan Held (USA): Gold 4 x 100 free relay

Madi Wilson (Australia): Gold 4 x 100 free relay, silver 4 x 100 medley relay

https://www.instagram.com/p/BJtPbsyAdIP/?hl=en

 

Kelsi Worrell (USA): Gold 4 x 100 medley

Olivia Smoliga (USA): Gold 4 x 100 medley relay

 

Cody Miller (USA): Gold 4 x 100 medley, bronze 100 breast

 

Cierra Runge (USA): Gold 4 x 200 free relay

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Officially tatted up! 😜

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Taylor Ruck (Canada): Bronze 4 x 100 free relay, bronze 4 x 200 free relay

https://www.instagram.com/p/BJol8zsg9iy/

 

Rachel Nicol (Canada): 100 breaststroke finalist

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No "ragrets" 😏

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Travis Mahoney (Australia): 400 IM finalist

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Inked! Love it @ironmonkey_tattoo #olympian

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Leah Smith (USA): Gold medalist 4 x 200 free relay

 

Jordan Wilimovsky (USA): 1500 free finalist / 10km top 5

 

Kyle Chalmers (Australia): Gold medal 100 free

https://www.instagram.com/p/BJzs5BkgAd9/?taken-by=kyle_chalmers3&hl=en

 

Michelle Coleman (Sweden): 200 free/ 4 x 200 free relay finalist

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Ops, sorry mum🙈 #inked #olympicrings #berlin

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Kennedy Goss (Canada): Bronze 4 x 200 free relay

https://www.instagram.com/p/BJ6D9UEgjdD/?taken-by=kennedygoss

 

Chloe Tutton (Great Britain): 200 breast/4 x 100 medley relay finalist

 

Hali Flickinger (USA): 200 fly finalist

 

Maarten Brzoskowski (Netherlands): 4 x 200 free relay finalist

https://www.instagram.com/p/BJVq0WugFK1/

 

Blake Pieroni (USA): Olympic gold 4 x 100 free relay

 

Kierra Smith (Canada): 200 breast finalist

 

Marwan El Kamash (Egypt, pictured far right alongside Indiana University teammates)

Indiana University Swimmers Olympic tattoos: Blake Pieroni, Lilly King, Kennedy Goss, Marwan El Kamash

 

Kira Toussaint (Netherlands)

Kira Toussaint Tattoo

via Kira Toussaint Facebook

 

Calvyn Justus (South Africa)

 

Kyle Stolk (Netherlands): 4 x 200 free finalist

 

Douglas Erasmus (South Africa)

 

SPECIAL BONUS DIVER!

Kassidy Cook (USA): 3m Springboard finalist

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Aimee
5 years ago
Kea Gwin
5 years ago
Classics Are Hard to beat
5 years ago

The classic Olympic Rings are tough to beat but Kyle Stolk’s is a great looking tattoo

Sven
Reply to  Classics Are Hard to beat
5 years ago

Looks good. Reminds me of Sjostrom’s. Both very sharp.

Billabong
Reply to  Classics Are Hard to beat
5 years ago

I see the South African Springbok flying high above the Olympic Rings. Nice touch.

PVSFree
5 years ago
Team GB
5 years ago

https://instagram.com/p/BJs4M7qgu_B/ – Chloe Tutton (GB)
https://instagram.com/p/BJucwlmAoPw/ – Travis Mahoney (AUS)

PVSFree
5 years ago

Seeing all of these tattoos makes me wonder, what does everyone think the best location for the rings is?

swammer81
Reply to  PVSFree
5 years ago

personally I like the hip or inner wrist. bicep makes me eyeroll but no matter where it is its a badge of honor!

Joe Bagodonuts
Reply to  swammer81
5 years ago

I think they meant for guys, too.

Paul
Reply to  PVSFree
5 years ago

I’m partial to the forehead or earlobe

swammer81
5 years ago

i’m digging cloe tutton’s the most. minimalistic design is in these days.

swammer81
Reply to  swammer81
5 years ago

leah’s too!

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Hannah Hecht

Hannah Hecht grew up in Kansas and spent most of her childhood trying to convince coaches to let her swim backstroke in freestyle sets. She took her passion to Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa and swam at NAIA Nationals all four years. After graduating in 2015, she moved to …

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