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Thorpedo circling

Thorpedo circling

18 May 2011

Australian head coach Leigh Nugent describes Ian Thorpe as ‘a little bit like the circling shark’. Since announcing his return to swimming in February this year, Thorpe has been training abroad and the shadow of his Olympic records looms large.

Thorpedo circling

Thorpedo circling

18 May 2011

Australian head coach Leigh Nugent describes Ian Thorpe as ‘a little bit like the circling shark’. Since announcing his return to swimming in February this year, Thorpe has been training abroad and the shadow of his Olympic records looms large.

Touretski: Thorpe Comeback Going Well

Touretski: Thorpe Comeback Going Well

11 May 2011

Apart from revealing "he's going well", the man who has the onerous task of getting 28-year-old Thorpe back to his competitive best after five years out of the pool was remaining tight-lipped.

Touretski: Thorpe Comeback Going Well

Touretski: Thorpe Comeback Going Well

11 May 2011

Apart from revealing "he's going well", the man who has the onerous task of getting 28-year-old Thorpe back to his competitive best after five years out of the pool was remaining tight-lipped.

Thorpe reveals new coach Touretski

Thorpe reveals new coach Touretski

16 March 2011

Ian Thorpe's mentor Leigh Nugent said he has no doubt controversial coach Gennadi Touretski is the right person to steer the five-time Olympic champion to next year's London Games. Thorpe finalised his coaching set-up on Wednesday, 500 days out from the Olympics, revealing he is training with the

Thorpe reveals new coach Touretski

Thorpe reveals new coach Touretski

16 March 2011

Ian Thorpe's mentor Leigh Nugent said he has no doubt controversial coach Gennadi Touretski is the right person to steer the five-time Olympic champion to next year's London Games. Thorpe finalised his coaching set-up on Wednesday, 500 days out from the Olympics, revealing he is training with the

Thorpe leaves for Middle East

Thorpe leaves for Middle East

25 February 2011

Ian Thorpe says the identity of the coach who will hopefully take him through to the 2012 London Olympics is "no secret" but the champion swimmer has refused to reveal who it is.

Thorpe leaves for Middle East

Thorpe leaves for Middle East

25 February 2011

Ian Thorpe says the identity of the coach who will hopefully take him through to the 2012 London Olympics is "no secret" but the champion swimmer has refused to reveal who it is.

Hoogie wants Thorpe to win 100m gold

Hoogie wants Thorpe to win 100m gold

8 February 2011

One of Ian Thorpe's greatest swimming rivals believes the returning Olympic champion can add to his gold medal tally next year in London.

Hoogie wants Thorpe to win 100m gold

Hoogie wants Thorpe to win 100m gold

8 February 2011

One of Ian Thorpe's greatest swimming rivals believes the returning Olympic champion can add to his gold medal tally next year in London.