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Ian Thorpe

Biography

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Australian Olympic Swimmer Ian Thorpe - Biography and Life Story

 

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Ian Thorpe Incredible slow motion

 

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Ian Thorpe On Marriage Equality: 'I Struggled Coming Out, But Not Being Out'

 

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Ian Thorpe Comes Out - Announces He Is Gay - The Parkinson Interview

 

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Final 200m Michael Phelps vs Ian Thorpe Olympic Games, Olimpiadas.

Ian James Thorpe, is a retired Australian swimmer who specialised in freestyle, but also competed in backstroke and the individual medley. He has won five Olympic gold medals, the most won by any Australian. With three gold and two silver medals, Thorpe was the most successful athlete at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia.
  • Personal 

  • Early years 

  • Record-breaking years (1999–2002) 

  • Tracey Menzies era (2003–2006) 

  • Comeback (2011–2012) 

  • Athletic attributes 

  • Honours