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Ian Thorpe


Ian Thorpe wins Men's 400m freestyle final | Sydney 2000


The Inner Battle Swimming Star Ian Thorpe Fights | Legends Live On


Phelps vs Thorpe vs van den Hoogenband - Men's Freestyle 200m at Athens 2004 | Throwback Thursday


Ian Thorpe: Top 5 Races of All Time


Ian Thorpe Incredible slow motion

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