Thorpe began its international career already very early. At the age of 15 years he became already double world champion. Two years later with the olympic plays in itsHomeland was enormous the success pressure. It kept however the nerves and got three gold as well as two silver medals.
With the body size of 1,95m and the shoe size 52 Thorpe for the swimming sport is suited. From its fans it received the pointed name “Thorpedo”. Ian Thorpe is considered as metrosexuell.
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1900: Frederick Lane | 1904: Charles Daniels (220 yd) | 1968: Michael turns | 1972: Mark of pointed | 1976: Bruce Furniss | 1980: Sergej Kopljakow | 1984: Michael large | 1988: Duncan Armstrong | 1992: Jewgeni Sadowyi | 1996: Danyon Loader | 2000: Pieter van the Hoogenband | 2004: Ian Thorpe
1896: Paul Neumann (500 m) | 1904: Charles Daniels (440Yds) | 1908:Henry Taylor | 1912: George Hodgson | 1920: Norman Ross | 1924: Johnny white Mueller | 1928: Alberto Zorilla | 1932: Clarence Crabbe | 1936: Jack Medica | 1948: William Smith | 1952: Jean Boiteux | 1956: Murray rose | 1960: Murray rose | 1964: Donald Schollander | 1968: Michael Burton | 1972: Bradford Cooper | 1976: Brian Goodell | 1980: Vladimir Salnikow | 1984: George DiCarlo | 1988: Uwe Dassler | 1992: Jewgeni Sadowyi | 1996: Danyon Loader | 2000: Ian Thorpe | 2004: Ian Thorpe
|NAME||Thorpe, Ian James|
|SHORT DESCRIPTION||of Australian floats|
|DATE OF BIRTH||13. October 1982|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Sydney|