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Peter Nilsson

Para Ice Hockey

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Languages
English, Swedish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began playing Para ice hockey in 2014 in Eskilstuna, Sweden.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to take up the sport by Swedish Para ice hockey player Peter Ojala.
Name of coach
Timo Lahtinen [national]; Daniel Tjarnqvist [national], SWE
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Defence

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Sweden
Opponent
Germany
Tournament
Four Nations Tournament
Location
Hanover, GER

General interest

Hobbies
Fitness. (Instagram profile, 15 Jul 2021)
Impairment
His impairment is the result of a congenital hemangioma [a benign vascular tumour]. (Athlete, 06 Mar 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games (Pyeongchang, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Tournament Group A 2018-03-10 2
Mixed Tournament Group A 2018-03-12 5
Mixed Tournament Group A 2018-03-13 6
Mixed Tournament Group A - Standings 2018-03-13 4
Mixed Tournament Classification 5-8 2018-03-14 1
Mixed Tournament Classification 7-8 2018-03-16 1