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Peter John STEVENS
Sport Swimming
NOC Slovenia   
GenderMen
Born01 Jun 1995
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Family
Partner Sheridan Allen
Residence
United States
Languages
Croatian, English, Slovene
Higher education
Business - University of Tennessee: Knoxville, TN, USA
Sport Specific Information
Club / Team
PK Triglav Kranj: Slovenia
Name of coach
Luka Berdajs [personal], SLO
General Interest
Nicknames
Stivi (siol.net, 08 Aug 2018)
Hobbies
Travelling. (gorenjskiglas.si, 22 Aug 2018)
Injuries
In 2018 he experienced minor back and shoulder problems and took three weeks off in April and May for rehabilitation and therapy. (gorenjskiglas.si, 22 Aug 2018)
Awards and honours
He was named the 2018 and 2019 Male Swimmer of the Year by the Slovenian Swimming Federation. (rtvslo.si, 19 Dec 2018; gorenjskiglas.si, 19 Dec 2019)
Famous relatives
His father Andrew John Stevens is a renowned British ballet dancer who has worked as a choreographer in many theatres abroad. His mother Nena Vrhovec Stevens is a Slovenian ballet dancer who received the national Preseren Award for her artistic performance. His partner Sheridan Allen has competed in softball at University of Tennessee in Knoxville, TN, United States of America. (siol.net, 08 Aug 2018; Sheridan Allen Instagram profile, 14 Feb 2020)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (gorenjskiglas.si, 22 Aug 2018)

 Competition Highlights
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2019 Gwangju, KOR 100m Breaststroke 1:01.90
Heats 2019 Gwangju, KOR 50m Breaststroke 27.50
Heats 2017 Budapest, HUN 100m Breaststroke 1:03.03
Semifinal 2017 Budapest, HUN 50m Breaststroke 27.20
Semifinal 2015 Kazan, RUS 50m Breaststroke 27.50
World Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2018 Hangzhou, CHN 100m Breaststroke 58.73
Heats 2018 Hangzhou, CHN 100m Individual Medley 55.76
Heats 2016 Windsor, ON, CAN 100m Breaststroke 58.35
2 2016 Windsor, ON, CAN 50m Breaststroke 25.85 
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
3 2018 Glasgow, SCO 50m Breaststroke 27.06
2 2016 London, ENG 50m Breaststroke 27.09
Semifinal 2016 London, ENG 100m Breaststroke 1:01.53
European Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
8 2019 Glasgow, SCO 50m Breaststroke 26.19
Heats 2019 Glasgow, SCO 100m Breaststroke 59.19
6 2017 Copenhagen, DEN 50m Breaststroke 26.11
Semifinal 2017 Copenhagen, DEN 100m Breaststroke 58.36
Heats 2013 Herning, DEN 100m Breaststroke 1:00.21
Heats 2013 Herning, DEN 200m Breaststroke 2:14.46
5 2013 Herning, DEN 50m Breaststroke 26.64
World Cup
Rank Year Venue Event Result
22 2018   Overall Ranking  
4 2018 Beijing, CHN 50m Breaststroke 26.39
8 2018 Beijing, CHN 100m Breaststroke 58.50
8 2018 Beijing, CHN 100m Individual Medley 54.59
2 2018 Budapest, HUN 50m Breaststroke 26.04
8 2018 Eindhoven, NED 100m Breaststroke 58.85
2 2018 Eindhoven, NED 50m Breaststroke 26.10
7 2018 Singapore, SGP 100m Breaststroke 57.96
3 2018 Singapore, SGP 50m Breaststroke 26.09
1 2018 Tokyo, JPN 50m Breaststroke 26.03