MarkVolleyball Instructor Strength & Agility Coach

    Meet Mark Burik

    Mark has been coaching sports for 16 years and has over a decade of playing and coaching experience in volleyball. From 2005-2008 he competed with the George Mason University Men’s Volleyball team garnering All East honors in his final year. After receiving his degree in Exercise Science Cum Laude, he continued his career playing professionally in Sweden, Norway and Croatia. Mark has also been the head coach for two different professional teams and served as the Strength and Conditioning Coordinator for Vingakers Volleyball Klubb.

    During the warmer months, Burik has been a mainstay on the AVP Tour and also competes regularly on the FIVB World Tour. Recognized as one of the top players in the country, he has numerous championships under his belt and has won the legendary Pottstown Rumble 3 times. He recently added a NORCECA Continental Tour Gold Medal to his accolades. Mark has always had a passion for beach volleyball, and decided to retire from indoor in 2014 to dedicate his time and efforts to beach volleyball full time.

    Since his early days as a player, Mark has taken a special interest in coaching, consistently finding opportunities to increase his volleyball IQ and share it with other players and coaches. For the past 6 years, he has been a part of the Gold Medal Squared staff, which promotes a system of teaching designed by national team coaches throughout the last 3 decades. He has spent the last 10 years competing, traveling the world, working with hundreds of coaches, thousands of players and has been employed by numerous national teams and federations.

    Mark is the Founder and Owner of VolleyCamp Hermosa, where athletes can stay and play in sunny Southern California. You can now find him coaching volleyball and Gluts & Guns at Beach Cities Yoga.

    Check out is page Volleycamphermosa.com for more info about Mark or Volleycamp Hermosa!