Ian Thorpe Net Worth
Ian Thorpe made money by Athletes niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Ian Thorpe earned $2 Million. Exact sum is $2060000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: October 13, 1982
Birth place: Sydney, Australia
Height:6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) Weight:229 lbs (104 kg)
Profession: Swimmer, Athlete
Education: East Hills Boys High School, Macquarie University
Parents: Margaret Thorpe, Ken Thorpe
Siblings: Christina Thorpe
Wikipedia Source: Ian Thorpe
Ian James Thorpe, OAM is an Australian swimmer who specialises in freestyle, but also competes in backstroke and the individual medley. He has won five Olympic gold medals, the most won by any Australian, and with three gold and two silver medals, was the most successful athlete at the 2000 Summer Olympics. At the 2001 World Aquatics Championships, he became the first person to win six gold medals in one World Championship. In total, Thorpe has won eleven World Championship golds, the third-highest number of any swimmer. Thorpe was the first person to have been named Swimming World Swimmer of the Year four times, and was the Australian Swimmer of the Year from 1999 to 2003. His athletic achievements made him one of Australias most popular athletes, and he was recognised as the Young Australian of the Year in 2000.