NCCP: Level II certified
Coaching Experience: 40 years
Playing Career: High School
Education: PE University of Calgary, Ed. University of Calgary
Marital Status: Engaged – has three adult children
Carsten has been around the sport of volleyball for 40 years. During his time in the sport, he was involved as head and assistant coach with Jr. Highs, High School, club teams, provincial teams as well as University teams. Further he was the founder of several new clubs and volleyball related businesses (Volleyball Position Camp & H.I.T.T. Volleyball).
During his coaching career he was able to commit to seven seasons with the Alberta Volleyball Provincial Team programs as head and assistant coach for midget and juvenile teams. Several of his teams placed in the medals and won National and Western Canadian championships. From 1992 until 1998, Carsten was an assistant coach with the University of Alberta PANDAS Volleyball team lead by head coach Laurie Eisler. Together they were able to celebrated the first three national championships of the eventually record breaking six consecutive titles.