Coaches / Staff
As a player, Wiens was a full-time professional player for eight years. During that span he was ranked as high as eighth in the world. A nine-time German Close champion, he represented his country in team competition 46 times.
Hansi Wiens is head coach at Dartmouth College after coaching and managing the Balearic Islands (Spain) club team for three years. Prior to coaching in Spain he was the owner/manager and coach of the March Sports Club in his native Germany from 1996 until 2003.
Wiens studied engineering in German doing a three-year apprenticeship. He speaks four languages, German, English, Spanish and Russian.
As a player Theo has won a number of tournaments and played internationally on the PSA and domestically on the British Squash Professional circuit (BSPA). In addition, he was a key member of the British University and National School Championship-winning teams.Woodward is the assistant squash coach at Dartmouth College and holds the UK Coaching Certificate Level 3 certification - the highest current qualification attainable in the UK.
He has coached and mentored Professional Squash Association (PSA) and Women's International Squash Players Association (WISPA) players as well as junior players competing in international touranemtns. Woodward has also worked with some of the best coaches in the world, including six-time de facto World Champion Jonah Barrington. Woodward studied Commerce at the University of Birmingham in the UK, graduating with honors and a prize for his extended study on Squash Sponsorship. It will be Theo's third summer coaching at our camp and his forth years as Dartmouth' Assistant Squash Coach.
Former top 3 in Germany,ranked top 25 in Europe(Juniors),coaches experience as a coach at Dartmouth College,working with the community and assisting with the Junior Program. Valeria has competed as number one on the Dartmouth Women's squash team throughout the 2009/2010 and 2010/2011 seasons. She was chosen to be First Team All-American and All-Ivy for her achievements in her freshman year here at Dartmouth.
Moustafa Hamada was one of Egypt's top junior players and is now on the starting line-up of Trinity College. He is an economics major at Trinity and this will be Moustafa's fourth summer with Hansi Wiens Squash Camps.
2016 U.S. National Men's Champion. During his senior year Chris had the honor of being presented with the Kenneth Archibald Prize, which is awarded to the "member of the graduating class at Dartmouth College who has been four years in attendance, who has been the best all-around athlete, regard also being given to moral worth and high standing in scholarship."While at Dartmouth Chris was a 3-time All America, 4-time All Ivy, 2-time CSA Scholar Athlete.
Chris is now a full-time squash professional on the PSA World Tour and it will be Chris 3rd year coaching at the Hansi Wiens Squash Camps at Dartmouth.
Gary is a former Zimbabwe National Team player and has a degree in Sports and Exercise Science from one of the top universities in Great Britain. Currently Gary coaches at Cross Courts in Natick, MA and at Elm City Squash during the summers. This will be Gary’s fourth year coaching at our camp.
Justin is a squash professional at The University Club of Boston and it will be his fourth summer with Hansi Wiens Squash Camps at Dartmouth. Justin had a stellar college squash career with Drexel Dragons, where he was the team captain during his senior year and helped the team progress from # 46 to # 14 in the country.
Kelsey Engman completed three season with the Dragons in 2015-16 after joining the Drexel squash coaching staff as the Assistant Squash Coach. Kelsey came to Drexel after a year as the squash professional at the Germantown Cricket Club, and five years of prior coaching experience at the collegiate level, including three years as the head coach of the Columbia women's squash team.
Jeff is Dartmouth' Throws Coach with the men's and women's varsity Track and Field teams. In his career, Jeff has coached more than 40 All-Americans, including the 2010 Division II Indoor National Champion in the weight throw.
It will be Jeff's third summer with Hansi Wiens Squash Camps.