VfB Friedrichshafen and Mark Lebedew announced an extension of cooperation. The Australian coach, who joined the team in 2021, will continue leading the Häfler volleyball squad for another two years.
Prior coming back to Germany Lebedew worked in Poland for few seasons, in 2021 he was coach of eWinner Gwardia Wrocław, Aluron Virtu CMC Warta Zawiercie in season 2019/20 and in the period 2015-2018 with KS Jastrzębski Węgiel. That follows five seasons Germany where his Berlin Recycling Volleys won three straight league titles and a CEV Champions League bronze medal. In Germany Lebedew has also been at the helm of Bayer Wupertal and Franken-Volleys Bamberg (Eltman). He has prior professional experience in Belgium and Italy as well. Mark was also Head Coach for the Australian Men’s National Team. From 2021/2022 leads VfB Friedrichshafen, while in 2022 he led the Slovenian national team during the Volleyball Nations League.
Mark Lebedew authors the At Home on the Court Blog and partnered with his brother and father to translate and publish “My Profession: The Game“, the last book by legendary Russian coach, Vyacheslav Platonov.
With John Forman, he is behind the Volleyball Coaching Wizards project (link http://volleyballcoachingwizards.com/) which identifies great coaches from all levels, making their experience, insights, and expertise available to people all over the world. The project has produced multiple books, a in e-book format available here ( link to http://bit.ly/34yakou ) or at Amazon here (link https://amzn.to/2JRqTE6).
In 2021, he launched project Webinars and Presentations on Demand. If you are interested for coaching presentations and webinars available on demand, click here.