New Head Coach of IBB Polonia

Piotr Graban has been appointed as the new Head Coach of IBB. The new “Londoner” has worked until now in Atom Trefl Sopot, the top ladies team from the top league in Poland – Orlen Liga. He has succeeded Vangelis Koutouleas.

Bartek Luszcz, Chairman of IBB Polonia said: I’m really happy that Piotr has joined us, said BL, the Chairman of IBB. We will be doing everything in our powers to ensure that the club can fulfill Piotr’s ambitions; as a result we will develop even further.

Piotr Graban said: Working with IBB will be my first leadership role in this level of volleyball, said Piotr Graban. Using my experience as a coach in Poland, I can develop my style as IBB’s Head Coach. IBB has given me a chance and I am very keen to make the most of it. I will arrive at the end of July and from August we will start pre-season training. I know a certain amount about the club and the opposition. I always try my best to be prepared with all of my responsibilities; this brings concrete effects and I’m positive it will be the same at IBB.

Graban succeeds Vangelis Koutouleas who has been appointed as Head Coach in the Beach Volleyball program in Cyprus.

Piotr Graban was born in Gdansk and is 30 years old. He worked as the Assistant Head Coach in PGE Atom Trefl Sopot (Orlen Liga in Poland). He has also worked with the youth teams Gedania Zukowo, Gedania Gdansk. Piotr studied Physical Education in University of Physical Education in Gdansk and completed his Masters degree in volleyball.