Ian Thorpe, Australia’s greatest Olympian. He has won the most gold medals of any Australian athlete and was the youngest to win a World Championship at age 14.
Since retiring from the pool in 2011, SEL has helped arrange ambassador roles for him including AIME (an educational program supporting Indigenous students through high school) and both the 2016 and 2018 Invictus Games alongside Prince Harry.
Ian has a number of sponsorship partnerships with Optus, Specsavers, The Star and as a testament to his character, he has been an Ambassador for the global sports giant, Adidas for over 18 years. He also has various media commentary commitments both in Australia and the UK.