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Peter Oppegard

Full name: Peter Allen Oppegard
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
Born: August 23, 1959 in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
Affiliations: LAFSC, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Figure Skating

Related Olympians: Brother-in-law of Michelle Kwan.

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Peter Oppegard was a US pairs skater, who started his career with Vicki Heasley, but in 1985 began competing with Jill Watson. Watson and Oppegard skated at the World Championships from 1985-88, winning a bronze medal at the 1987 Worlds, and they won three National Championships. After the 1988 Winter Olympics, Oppegard skated with Cindy Landry briefly, then skated professionally for a few years, and now coaches figure skaters in the Southern California area. He and Watson were inducted into the US Figure Skating Hall of Fame in 2004.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating Mixed Pairs United States-1 USA 3 Bronze

Mixed Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Final Standings 3
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Short Program 3
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Short Program Judge #1 3
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Short Program Judge #2 2
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Short Program Judge #3 2
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Short Program Judge #4 3
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Short Program Judge #5 4
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Short Program Judge #6 4
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Short Program Judge #7 2
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Short Program Judge #8 7
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Short Program Judge #9 2
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Free Skating 3
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Free Skating Judge #1 4
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Free Skating Judge #2 3
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Free Skating Judge #3 3
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Free Skating Judge #4 4T
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Free Skating Judge #5 5
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Free Skating Judge #6 3
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Free Skating Judge #7 3
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Free Skating Judge #8 3
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Figure Skating United States-1 USA Jill Watson Free Skating Judge #9 3