Joakim LINDBERG (SWE)

SESweden
Age:
28 years
Languages:
swedisg,english
Federation:
SVENSKA KANOTFÖRBUNDET
Joakim Lindberg

Biography

Further Personal Information

NICKNAME
jocke
PLACE OF RESIDENCE
Stockholm
OCCUPATION
athlete
WHEN/WHERE DID YOU START CANOEING/ KAYAKING?
I began with kayaking at age ten at finspångs kayak Club in sweden
REASON FOR TAKING UP THE SPORT
I just love it. The feeling of move your boat fast with your body as the engine. It beats everything.
HOBBIES
enjoy life
CLUB
Finspångs kanotklubb
NAME OF COACH
danny hallmen (personal)
NATIONALITY OF YOUR COACH
Sweden
SINCE WHEN HAVE YOU BEEN COACHED BY HIM/ HER?
2012

TRAINING REGIME
"A day without training is a day without meaning".
I try to train as hard and smart that is possible. Lots of time at the water. Never give up.
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT YEAR
2012
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT COUNTRY
sweden
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT COMPETITION
marathon worlds
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT LOCATION
rome, Italy
MEMORABLE SPORTING ACHIEVEMENT
When me and my best friend (rasmus jaruta) competed in the Riba de Sella marathon. It was a amazing atmosphere over there and a huge crowd watching the race.
TRAINING PARTNER(S)
Albert pettersson
HERO/IDOL
knut holman
SPORTING PHILOSOPHY/ MOTTO
pain is temporary
FAVOURITE PADDLING COURSE
duisburg, Germany
FAVOURITE FOOD
tacos
FAVOURITE MUSIC
Chill house
AMBITIONS
become the fastest kayaker in the world over 1000m
PREFERRED DISTANCE
1000m
POSITION IN BOAT FOR TEAM BOATS
2nd
OTHER SPORTS
cross country skiing