Slalom - Academy
Peter Linksted had an excellent 2021 season after making the senior team for the first time in the men's C1.
He had a brilliant result at the 2018 Junior European Championships in Bratislava finishing 4th in the C1 Team event. Peter also competed in the C1 team event at the Junior World Championships in Ivrea where the team finished 12th.
In 2017, Peter competed at his first Junior and Under 23 World Championships in Bratislava, finishing in 9th place in the Junior C1 event. He also competed at the Junior and Under 23 European Championships in Hohenlimberg, finishing 10th in the Junior C1 Team event.
Peter began paddling with his father when he was 8 years old and was recognised by the Scottish Canoe Association as a talent for the future. In 2016 Peter was ranked 1st for both Kayak and Canoe U16 by canoe Scotland.
|Date of Birth:||2000|
|Height / Weight:||5'9" 68kg|
|Club:||Stirling and Falkirk Canoe Club|
|Boat Manufacturer:||Vajda, Hype|
|Lottery Funding:||UK Sport Academy Programme|
|Year||Olympic Games||World Championships||European Championships||World Cups||National/Other|
|2019||Jnr & U23 Krakow: 27th
C1 Team - 8th
|Jnr & U23 Liptovsky: 28th
C1 Team - 10th
|2018||Jnr & U23 Ivrea:
C1 Jnr Team - 12th
|Jnr & U23 Bratislava:
C1 Jnr Team - 4th
|2017||Bratislava Jnr & U23:
C1 Team 10th
|Jnr & U23 Hohenlimberg:
C1 - 9th