Scott Ferrier

Scott Ferrier

Scott Ferrier (born 1974-06-12 in Melbourne, Victoria) is a former decathlete from Australia, who represented his native country at two consecutive Summer Olympics, starting in 1996. A two-time Australian champion in the men's decathlon, he married Olympic teammate and high jumper Alison Inverarity in 2000.



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