About me - peter berg

"Every day is a bonus"

My story in super short summary: Domed to quit rowing. Didn´t give up. Three heart surgaries and four world championship medals, including one World Championships title. Read more about my story here 

Full Name: Peter Frederick Christopher Berg

Nick names: Mountain, Comeback Kid, Elvis, Prince of Sweden

Born: 1982

Height: 6ft 4inch (193cm)

Weight: 210lbs (95kg)

Rowing Club: Helsingborgs Roddklubb

Education: Masters degree Service Manangement - University of Lund

Work: Bed&Bath www.bed-bath.com

Training: 10-14 sessions/week (700-800 hours a year)

Racing merits:

World Coastal Rowing Champion 2014

3-time World Coastal Rowing Championship Bronze Medalist (2009, 2011 & 2013)

11 National Championship Titles in traditional rowing

Appointed "Rower of the year" of the Swedish Rowing Federation in 2009 & 2014


Overcame three years of heart problems Read more here

Went from getting an electic chock by a defibrilator at the hospital to winning the World Championship 17 days later. Read more here