Peter Johansson (figure skater)
Peter Johansson (born April 2, 1967 in Näsby, Örebro) is a Swedish retired competitive figure skater. He is a four-time Swedish national champion. He currently works as a coach in Boston, Massachusetts with Mark Mitchell.
|Full name||Peter Johansson|
|Born||April 2, 1967|
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Skating club||Mariestads KK|
Johansson competed at five European Figure Skating Championships, four World Figure Skating Championships, and the 1988 Winter Olympics. He won the Swedish Figure Skating Championships four consecutive times.
Johansson currently works as a coach at the Skating Club of Boston. With Mark Mitchell, he coaches many top-level skaters, including 2007 World Junior champion Stephen Carriere, 2008 Eastern Sectional champion Katrina Hacker, 2007 US National junior pewter medalist Curran Oi, 2007 Eastern Sectional champion Kylie Gleason, two time Junior Grand Prix gold medalist Juliana Cannarozzo, 2008 US National junior bronze medalist Brittney Rizo, 2007 Canadian Junior Champion Dana Zhalko-Tytarenko, and 2009 US National Junior Champion Ross Miner, and 2012 Skate America Silver Medalist Christina Gao. They formerly coached 2003 U.S. pewter medalist Scott Smith, 2007 US National silver medalist Emily Hughes, 2004 US National Junior silver medalist Jason Wong, 2003 US National Novice bronze medalist Jessica Houston, and 2003 US National Junior Champion Erica Archambault.
|Winter Olympic Games||24th|
|Skate Canada International||6th|
- FNR = Final Not Reached (Did not qualify for the free skate); WD = Withdrew
- The Inside Edge with Sarah and Drew: Side by Side
- Rinkside at the U.S. Championships, Part 5- Mitchell, Johansson busy by the boards in Cleveland
- Sports-reference profile
- Skatabase: 1980s Euros
- Skatabase: 1980s Worlds
- Skatabase: 1980s Olympics
- Skatabase: 1990s Euros
- Skatabase: 1990s Worlds
- Swedish Olympic Committee bio (in Swedish)
- "Svenska Mästerskapen i Konståkning för Herrar" (PDF).[permanent dead link] (47.9 KiB) (in Swedish)