casle steps down as Astralis coach

Danish organization Astralis has parted ways with head coach Peter "casle" Ardenskjold. The corresponding press release was published on the club's official website.

According to Astralis Sports Director Kasper Straube, the decision to part ways with Ardenskjold was made after analyzing the results of the autumn season. Management concluded that the team needs a coach with "different skills".

casle has coached Astralis' main roster throughout 2023. The 37-year-old specialist helped the Danish giant to win several online tournaments, as well place top 4 at Elisa Masters Espoo 2022, IEM Cologne 2023 and CS Asia Championships 2023.

As of now, it's unclear who is being considered for the vacant position in Astralis. The team will play their next official matches at the LAN tournament Copenhagen Gaming Week 2024, which will take place from January 13 to 14.

 Astralis are now:

 Benjamin "⁠blameF⁠" Bremer
 Nicolai "⁠device⁠" Reedtz
 Viktor "Staehr" Staehr
 Jakob "⁠jabbi⁠" Nygaard
 Martin "stavn" Lund