Natasha Calkins

HITT Volleyball Coaches

Natasha Calkins

Coaching Experience: 10 years

Playing Career: 

  • Represented team Canada 2021 and 2022
  • SCU 2014-16
  • FSU 2016-2018
  • Professional Athlete Starting in 2019 – ongoing

Education: Degree in Sport Management from Florida State University

NCCP: None

Marital Status: Single

Natasha is a professional player from Calgary who is very passionate about volleyball. She played 4 years in the NCAA, going to the Sweet 16 in 2017 with Florida State University. She was a part of the national team in 2016 and from 2018-2023, Representing Canada at NORCEA final 6 and Pan Am Cup in 2021 and

Natasha’s commitment to volleyball transcends the court. All through her playing career Natasha has been involved in coaching various ages and skill levels ranging from U9 up to U18, adult skills camps, as well as being a student assistant coach with FSU in the 2018/19 season. Natasha’s coaching journey has taken her
across continents, with coaching stints in Canada, the USA, Sweden, and Austria.

Currently, she is gearing up for her next professional season while dedicating herself to coaching individual sessions. 

  • Currently – Private lesson coach
  • 2024 – Guest Coach with U15 & U17 DINOS
  • 2021 – Adult Beach Volleyball Coach with Volleyball BC
  • 2020/21 – U10 Coach with VCT in Innsbruck, Austria
  • 2019/20 – School Camp Coach in Engelholm, Sweden
  • 2019 – Coach with Aspire Volleyball in Edmonton
  • 2019 – Assistant Coach with U17 FOG Furry
  • 2018 – Student Assistant Coach at FSU
  • 2017 & 2018 – FSU Summer Camp Coach
  • 2014 & 2015 – SCU Summer Camp Coach