Kieren gets interviewed after his Olympic 1500m final, 2000 Kieren gets interviewed at the Olympic bid in Monaco, 1993



18 May 2001 - Kieren discusses a range of issues including the curious feeling of having the adulation of a nation, the fear he felt at the Atlanta 1996 Olympics and how he won the race, and how he's coping with his retirement.

16 Mar 2001 - Kieren looks back on his career, his relationship with his coach, and his retirement.

13 Aug 2000 - Kieren discovers he has swum twice the circumference of the earth, betrays a few more facets of his personality and discusses being 'alone' against the world in a race.

24 May 2000 - Kieren reflects on the Olympic trials, how he won in Atlanta, Sydney 2000 Olympics.

13 Aug 1999 - Kieren talks about Sydney 2000 Olympics, and his experience at the other 2.

1 Aug 1999 - Kieren tackles the issues, training, Sydney 2000.

Audio Interviews

Kieren Perkins Interview - from early 2000, by ABC Online. Kieren talks about Olympics, training, Olympic trials, world records and more! Requires Media Player, or try G2 Realplayer version

Caloundra training camp press conference - from June 2000, Kieren talks about his post-trials experience, reflects perfectionistically on Olympic trials, the crowd's reaction, and in a nice though cunningly experienced way about Grant Hackett. Requires Media Player or try Realplayer version.

2000 Olympics 1500m heat press conference - Report with sound clips from Kieren's press conference after his impressive 1500m heat. And another report about the heat swim with more sound bytes from Kieren. (Requires Media Player.)

24/09/00 interview - Kieren talks about his family. (requires Realplayer 8+)

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