Peter skated as a young boy, but took a hiatus for 20 years, then returned to the sport in the late 70’s. Peter had 37 years experience, and had completed his Level 2 Certification with NCCP. As a master skater, Peter had set at least 10 Canadian Long Track records. He also holds the Canadian Short Track record for the 1500m (age class 70-74). Peter was a mentor and inspired the younger skaters to love speed skating for life.