Ian Thorpe: The Swimmer


This documentary shows a very human Thorpe and his struggle to come back from retirement. In related news, Thorpe reveals dark days when, in 2010, he confirmed his financial empire was in ruins. And he answers the other question, if he sleeps with men and women. Read news.com.au

“Being asked about (being gay) gets annoying,” he says. “I think people feel threatened by me because they can’t define exactly what I am.”


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