Jens Tietböhl, who will be 52 on October 27, has been a national coach with
the German Volleyball Association for almost 15 years, mainly training young
players. “It is my goal that as many players as possible claim a place in the women’s
national team,” says Tietböhl.
Atika Bouagaa, Cornelia Dumler, Kathy Radzuweit,
Tina Gollan, Domenice Steffen, Mareen Apitz, Maren Brinker, Lenka Dürr and
Saskia Hippe are among the many national-team players who have been trained by Tietböhl.
His greatest success as a national coach was Germany’s sensational win at the U18
European Championship in 2007.
Lenka Dürr and Saskia Hippe were on that winning
team and were also part of the team that won the silver medal at this year’s
European Championship. Tietböhl was born in Kleinmachnow and is married with