2 gold medals. His last Olympics were the 2004 Athens Olympics.
Ian Thorpe has won five olympic gold medals (as of the 2008 olympics). He has a total of eleven world championship gold medals.
Ian Thorpe has 5 god medals in swimming.
Russia won 32 gold medals at the 2000 Sydney Summer Olympics.
At the 2000 Sydney Summer Olympics, Russia received a total of 32 gold medals.
2 - Thorpe won gold in the Pentathlon and Decathlon at the 1912 Olympics in Stockholm, Sweden.
United States (37 gold medals)
In the 2000 and 2004 summer Olympics
Ian Thorpe is a swimmer who has won more Olympic gold medals than any other Australian athlete. He won 3 gold and 2 silver at the 2000 Olympics and 2 gold, 1 silver, and 1 bronze at the 2004 Olympics.
The legendary Jim Thorpe won two Olympic Gold Medals at the 1912 Olympics in the Pentathlon and Decathlon.