Former NHL Athletic Trainer & Strength Coach
Dr. Peter Friesen is a dual board-certified physical therapist and assistant athletic trainer for NC State cross-country and track and field. He was previously Head Athletic Trainer/Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Carolina Hurricanes for 21 years and has been associated with Canadian Olympic and International programs for over 30 years. He was Head Trainer for Team Canada at the 2004 and 2011 World Championships, and has been to 10 IIHF World Championships with five gold medals. He is certified as an Athletic Trainer/Therapist, a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, and also certified as a Massage Therapist and Dry Needler.