Articles tagged with: Ian Thorpe

Mar13

People would yell homophobic slurs at me: Ian Thorpe

POSTED ON // Monday, 13 March 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

People would yell homophobic slurs at me: Ian Thorpe

Olympic champion Ian Thorpe ha revealed he was the victim of homophobic bullying before he came out.

Feb09

Ian Thorpe calls for marriage equality free vote before Mardi Gras

POSTED ON // Thursday, 09 February 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Ian Thorpe calls for marriage equality free vote before Mardi Gras

Ian Thorpe has added his voice to the growing number of Australians who believe in equal love, as he makes plans to return to Australia to live with his partner, Perth-born model turned law student, Ryan Channing.

Nov21

Ian Thorpe and boyfriend set to leave Australia for Paris

POSTED ON // Monday, 21 November 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Ian Thorpe and boyfriend set to leave Australia for Paris

It looks as though Australia is set to lose another high profile member of the LGBTI community, with Olympic gold medal winner Ian Thorpe planning to move to Paris with his boyfriend Ryan Channing.

Aug10

The Recruit: Ian Thorpe talks coming out and why there are no gay AFL players

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 10 August 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

The Recruit: Ian Thorpe talks coming out and why there are no gay AFL players

“I struggled with being in the closet I don’t struggle being out”, says openly gay Olympian Ian Thorpe on tonight’s episode of Foxtel’s reality show The Recruit.

May18

Watch: Ian Thorpe’s hilarious ad for Optus

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 18 May 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Watch: Ian Thorpe’s hilarious ad for Optus

Former Olympian Ian Thorpe shows off his droll sense of humour in a new advertisement for Optus.

Feb29

Ian Thorpe to host new documentary series on ABC

POSTED ON // Monday, 29 February 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Ian Thorpe to host new documentary series on ABC

Former Olympian and out gay man, Ian Thorpe, will play host for a three-part series set to air on the ABC focusing on bullying.

Feb18

PHOTOS: Ian Thorpe makes out with new boyfriend

POSTED ON // Thursday, 18 February 2016 Written by // Glen Moret

PHOTOS: Ian Thorpe makes out with new boyfriend

Olympic gold medallist Ian Thorpe has been snapped making out with his hot new boyfriend Ryan Channing. 

Feb16

Ian Thorpe's new boyfriend is HOT!

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 16 February 2016 Written by // Glen Moret

Ian Thorpe's new boyfriend is HOT!

Olympic swimming legend Ian Thorpe is reported to have a new boyfriend – swimwear model and law student, Ryan Channing. 

Feb11

Ian Thorpe to appear at first LGBTI event at Mardi Gras Film Festival

POSTED ON // Thursday, 11 February 2016 Written by // Glen Moret

Ian Thorpe to appear at first LGBTI event at Mardi Gras Film Festival

Olympic gold medalist Ian Thorpe will make his first official appearance at a queer event this month as he joins the panel for this year’s Mardi Gras Film Festival.

Feb07

Push for Ian Thorpe to be star of Mardi Gras float

POSTED ON // Sunday, 07 February 2016

Push for Ian Thorpe to be star of Mardi Gras float

Out Olympian Daniel Kowalski is hoping to convince swimming champion Ian Thorpe to be the star of the first Australian Olympic Committee-endorsed float at this year's Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade.