SASHA KOSANOV, CLUB DIRECTOR
Sasha is currently working with Women's 2017 Canada Summer Games team and HFXbeach athletes, Victoria Haworth/Micaela Sabean in preparation for the 2017 Summer Canada Games, Winnipeg. This is Sasha's second time heading to Canada Games as the Head Coach of the Women's Canada Games beach team, and after a very successful summer coaching her team to a Silver Medal at the Division 1 Youth Beach Nationals, Sasha has high hopes for Canada Games.
This summer Sasha will be Head Coaching the 14U program
Head Coach, Women’s Beach Volleyball CSG 2017
Head Coach, Women’s Beach Volleyball CSG 2013
Head Coach/Club Director, HFX beach volleyball, 2012-present
Head Coach, VNS Beach Provincial Program, 2012
Athlete, Adult Atlantic Beach Tour Champion, 2014
Athlete, 9th place at the Senior Beach National Championships
Athlete, Dalhousie University Varsity Women’s Volleyball, 2009 – 2012
Athlete, Ryerson University Varsity Women’s Volleyball, 2006 – 2008
Klara Doelle, Head Coach, 16U Program
A former HFX beach volleyball athlete, Klara is going into her 3rd season coaching with us and we couldn't be more excited to have her back. Even though her volleyball career was ended prematurely due to injury, Klara continues to inspire her athletes as coach. Her strong determined spirit gave her success as a volleyball player, and she passes this attitude on to her athletes.
This summer Klara will be Head Coaching the 16U program.
Co-Head Coach, HFX beach volleyball 16U Compete 2016
Assistant Coach, HFX beach volleyball,14U, 2015
Athlete, University of Kings College Women's Volleyball Team, 2015-2016
Athlete, Canada Games Women's Beach Volleyball Training Group, 2013
Marlee Powers, Coach, 14U
We are excited to have Marlee join us this summer as an Assistant Coach for the 12U program. She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience from her indoor career, and excited to gain more experience on the beach.
This summer Marlee will be assisting with the 14U program
Head Coach, Tiger's Volleyball Club U15 Girls, 2016
Assistant Coach, Bridgewater Chill U18 Girls, 2015
Assistant Coach, Tigers Volleyball Club U16 Girls, 2014
Various Youth Volleyball Clinics, 2011-2016
Coach, Dalhousie University Camp Instructor, 2012-2014
Athlete, Dalhousie Tiger’s Women’s Volleyball Team, 2009-2014
Athlete, Team Captain, Dalhousie Tiger's Women's Volleyball Team, 2014
Athlete, Assistant Captain, Dalhousie Tiger's Women's Volleyball Team, 2013
Athlete, AUS Women’s Volleyball Champions, 2013 & 2014
Sam Gaudet, Coach, Compete
Sam's enthusiasm is contagious and we are excited to have him join our coaching staff as the Head Coach of our 14U program and 16U assistant. As a former HFX beach athlete, Sam has unofficially assisted with our 14U programs in the past and is ready to take on a leadership role. Sam knows what it takes to be successful on the beach, and we know his enthusiasm and love for the sport of beach volleyball will inspire athletes to have fun and become their best!
This Summer Sam will be Head Coaching the 14U program and assisting with 16U program.
Head Coach, Jeux de L’acadie Volleyball masculin 2014
Assistant Coach, U18 Intrepide Women’s Volleyball 2014
Athlete, Team Canada Military Volleyball 2017-Present
Athlete, Royal Military College of Canada Varsity Men’s Volleyball, 2015-2016 (CIS)
Athlete, 10th place at Volleyball Canada National Championship 2015
Athlete, Volleyball Nova-Scotia Provincial Indoor Champion, 2014-2015
Athlete, U16 Atlantic Beach Tour Champion, 2014
Athlete, U18 Atlantic Beach Tour Champion, 2015
Athlete, Nova-Scotia Provincial High School Champions, 2014
Jane Heeny, Coach
Marianna Saunders, Coach, 16U