08/09/2012 10:56 am ET

Ryan Lochte Wants A Girlfriend: Whom Should He Date?

If you ask us, Ryan Lochte is quite a catch. But when Us Weekly wanted to know why the chiseled swimmer is still single, his mom explained, "He's too busy! He's so warmhearted that I don't think he'd want to have a relationship with somebody. I don't think he wants to get into a relationship."

Not true, says Ryan! "Yeah, I mean I definitely want a relationship. I want to give a certain someone my heart," Lochte later clarified to E! News. "I mean, I just gotta find the right girl."

We've learned a lot about the 28-year-old gold medalist over the past couple weeks (#jeah), and we want to help him find a lady friend. Here are some of the qualities we feel she should possess.

Whom Should Ryan Date?