Felix Koslowski may be one of the youngest coaches in the competition but the German coach does not fall short on experience, being a long-time assistant coach of Italian Giovanni Guidetti. He began playing in 1995 for the youth team of German club Schweriner SC, where he won five titles. He continued with his club career in Tigers Volley Ludwigslust, and also played beach volleyball in national tournaments in 2005. He started coaching in 2003 as an assistant in Schweriner SC in the Bundesliga, where he won a national championship in 2006 and the DVV Cup in 2006 and 2007. Koslowski became Guidetti’s assistant in the German women’s national team in 2006 and for Italian club Chieri in 2007. After one club season, he moved to Volley Bergamo and became Lorenzo Micelli’s assistant coach. He moved back to Germany and coached VfB 91 Suhl from 2010 to 2013. On November 9, 2015, Koslowski succeeded Luciano Pedulla as coach of the German national team.