Sebastian was born in Munich where he lived for 22 years. His passions lie in sports in general and before joining the cycling industry, he was active in track and field. He studied in Munich and Potsdam Sport Science. Before joining Team Sunweb he was a Trainer for LKT Team Brandenburg in Cottbus where he now lives. His favourite place to visit is Lake Como and he has some great memories there. In his spare time, Sebastian enjoys drinking good coffee and spending time in the mountains.