Friedrichshafen – VfB Friedrichshafen can have a new look subsequent season. After greater than 22 years, Häfler volleyball gamers have revised their brand and made it a fashionable model. The principal concern for these in cost was to create recognition worth and on the identical time to not do with out the Blue Diamonds of the guardian membership.
VfB Friedrichshafen volleyball gamers have had their very own brand for the reason that 2002/03 season. As with the primary membership, you’ll be able to see the blue diamond, in addition to the flying volleyball and later the inscription “Friedrichshafen”. Since then, the membership has collected 24 nationwide titles and first division volleyball championships. “Friedrichshafen’s improvement as probably the most profitable German males’s volleyball membership started with this brand,” says VfB Managing Director Thilo Spaeth-Westerholt. “It entails a good match with the town and the primary membership.”
Those accountable didn’t need to break it within the coming years. However, the will to present the VfB Friedrichshafen model a new coat of paint emerged after greater than 20 years. Redesigned the Häfler brand along with the SSM company – AGENCY FOR SPORTS BRANDS. “We needed to replace our look and create a excessive recognition worth,” explains Spaeth-Westerholt.
“Through abstraction and discount, we now have a clear brand that works each vertically and horizontally and is visually interesting.”
The well-known VfB diamond stays and could be discovered within the place of the volleyball participant’s hand when passing. “We give a new that means to the diamond and consult with the world of volleyball,” says the managing director.
The balloon from the earlier brand additionally reappears in a completely different form and place. The blue and white colours substitute the blue and yellow of the earlier model. “Friedrichshafen” seems as a letter, as a clear dedication to residence.
“The timing of this variation couldn’t have been higher,” says Spaeth-Westerholt confidently. “After the closing of the ZF Arena, a season with out spectators and a 12 months in Neu-Ulm, we’ll return to Friedrichshafen in entrance of spectators. A whole lot of issues really feel like a new starting, and that is what our brand relies on.” The motto has all the time been “evolution as a substitute of revolution”. “The membership has a nice historical past, we all know that,” he continued. “With our present brand, we will now open a number of new chapters.” A seasonal marketing campaign with the slogan “Finally open once more at residence” also needs to contribute to this.
Meanwhile, renovations have begun on the new residence enviornment, Hangar R. “Preparations for the conversion are presently underway there,” studies Thilo Spaeth-Westerholt. “This consists of, for instance, preparatory work for the set up of air flow ducts and electrical work.” When the professors and Volley YoungStars observe for the primary time relies on numerous elements. “But we’ve scheduled our residence video games in October in order that we will positively play them.”
There is a workaround to make sure that the beginning of coaching runs easily subsequent Monday. Due to the summer season trip, the halls of the Vocational Lyceum Center will probably be free and out there to each professionals and younger stars throughout this time. “The district workplace met us in partnership,” says Spaeth-Westerholt.
“We are very completely happy to have the ability to begin the season in optimum circumstances.” A complete of seven gamers will determine the beginning of the season. Captain Dejan Vincic, Žiga Stern, Luciano Vicentin and libero Nikola Pekovic are making ready for the World Cup in September. Miguel Martinez continues to be ready for his visa in Colombia.
Due to his commitments with the Slovenian nationwide group, head coach Mark Lebedev may even depart assistant coach Liam Sketcher and scout Radomir Vemic on the helm. “We talked to Mark a few occasions to set objectives for him throughout his time with the nationwide group,” explains Sketcher. “In the start it is all about health and approach and we’ll focus extra on that.
(Press launch: VfB Friedrichshafen)