Ian Bennett

HITT Volleyball Coaches

Coaching Experience: 17 years
Education: B.A. Kines (University of Lethbridge), M.A. Coaching (Concordia at Irvine)
Marital Status: Married with two children           

  • Coached club teams in Calgary and Lethbridge starting in 2001 winning multiple provincial division 1 medals and championships.
  • Coached 7 season with Team Alberta 16u and 19u. Medaling every year except one, including a gold at the Western Elite Championship in 2006 and a gold at the National Team Challenge Cup in 2009.
  • Volleyball Alberta 18u Coach of the Year in 2007.
  • 2007-2015, 8 coached 8 post-secondary seasons. One with the SAIT Trojans, and 7 with the Lethbridge College Kodiaks.  Held a spot in the national rankings for the final 6 seasons with the Kodiaks.
  • ACAC volleyball coach of the year in 2015.
  • Currently a full-time Instructor at the University of Lethbridge in the Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education. Remains a part of the volleyball community at all levels (STARS, LVC technical committee, runs yearly coaching certification courses).