08/02/2012 11:22 EDT | Updated 10/02/2012 05:12 EDT


Ryan Lochte is sponsored by Gatorade, and he apparently takes that seriously.

So when he sat down at a news conference Thursday night after his competitions at the London Olympics were over, Lochte started by adjusting the dais a bit.

Lochte quickly moved a bottle of Coca-Cola under the table, then swept a nearby bottle of Powerade far enough away that it wouldn't be in any camera shots. Gatorade, see, is a PepsiCo product. Coca-Cola is an official Olympic sponsor.

— Tim Reynolds — Twitter


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