Episodes
This was a webinar/mastermind taken from our very first Complete Coach Academy meeting! If you want to join the Complete Coach Academy, you can learn more and sign up here: www.betteratbeach.com/team Mark Burik discusses his mission to make coaching easier and bridge the gap between conversations in the volleyball community. He shares his experience teaching adults and the importance of equipping coaches with knowledge and systems. He emphasizes the need to train coaches to put out quality...
Published 04/10/24
Published 04/10/24
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Published 04/09/24
🔥 💪 🏐 GET DAILY VOLLEYBALL TIPS, ADVICE & DRILLS 🔥 💪 🏐 https://www.betteratbeach.com/pcdrillbook CLICK THE LINK AND WE'LL SEND YOU 🔥My 36 Most Effective Beach Volleyball Drills 🔥My 3 Favorite 50-Minute Workouts For Volleyball Players 🔥My YouTube Playlist Clarifying The Biggest BVB Arguments & Rule Disputes 🔥My Top 20 Lessons Learned From 15 Years As Professional Volleyball Player 🔥SAVE 5% WITH OUR MEMBERS ONLY DISCOUNT CODE for Workout Programs, Online Coaching, Camps, Swag &...
Published 04/03/24
Summary In this episode, Mark Burik interviews Adam Roberts, a storied player on the AVP. They discuss Adam's refusal of social media and his current efforts in preseason training. They also explore the potential of St. Pete as a beach volleyball hub and the shift from Fort Lauderdale to St. Pete. Adam shares his experience hosting elite players at his place and his approach to training and development. They also discuss Adam's ability to play with different partners and his coaching style,...
Published 03/26/24
Summary In this conversation, Mark Burik and DJ Klasnic discuss the importance of hard work and early development in beach volleyball. They talk about the challenges of not having access to qualified coaches and the need for personal coaching and self-improvement. They also discuss the benefits of having a great start and the difficulty of finding coaching. DJ shares the elements he is adding to his game, such as improving his defense and optioning skills. They also discuss the Brazilian...
Published 03/20/24
In this episode, Mark Burik and Travis Mewhirter discuss the transition from playing to coaching in beach volleyball. They explore the challenges and rewards of coaching, including the importance of building trust and effective communication with athletes. They also discuss the use of constraint training and creative problem-solving in coaching. The conversation extends beyond the realm of sports, as they explore how coaching techniques can be applied to personal relationships. They emphasize...
Published 03/20/24
Mark Burik and Sarah Putt discuss the importance of nutrition, hydration, and supplements for athletes, specifically beach volleyball players. They emphasize the need for actionable advice and provide practical tips for incorporating healthy habits into daily routines. Sarah shares her gratitude for the opportunities Mark has created for beach volleyball players and explains her passion for nutrition. They discuss the challenges of navigating the abundance of nutrition information and the...
Published 03/18/24
Get ready for some volleyball wisdom with Mark, Brandon, and Nolan Albrecht from Better at Beach camps! They're diving into the world of indoor, beach, and grass volleyball – talking about the vibe, mindset, and what it takes to dominate on the court. From coaching tactics to the latest rule changes, it's all here. And hey, they've got some exciting camps and coaching opportunities coming up, so don't miss out!   🎙️ LISTEN ON APPLE PODCAST🎙️ LISTEN ON SPOTIFY🎙️ LISTEN ON GOOGLE...
Published 02/28/24
In this episode, we delve into the world of volleyball with King of the Beach, Hagen Smith. Join us as we explore various aspects of the game, from strategy and mental toughness to the evolution of play styles.   🎙️ LISTEN ON APPLE PODCAST🎙️ LISTEN ON SPOTIFY🎙️ LISTEN ON GOOGLE PODCAST   Timestamps: 03:27 - What's your favorite part about volleyball? 04:11 - How would you describe your mental game? 11:38 - Do you think that you're a different type of player if you play indoor versus if...
Published 02/23/24
In today's episode, we're thrilled to have Logan Webber, a seasoned blocker from Team USA, joining us. Logan will shed light on the intricacies of pre-season practices and what AVP players actually focus on during this crucial period.   🎙️ LISTEN ON APPLE PODCAST🎙️ LISTEN ON SPOTIFY🎙️ LISTEN ON GOOGLE PODCAST   Timestamps: 03:18 - Do you have any new directions? 08:53 - What did the FALL look like for you? 14:22 - Do you think you are more focused on the past? 18:41 - It is NOT how hard...
Published 02/16/24
  In this insightful episode of "Better at Beach," hosts Mark Burik and Matt Hazle dive deep into a common challenge faced by beach volleyball players: not getting enough block touches. With a focus on lineups and peeling strategies, this episode offers quick fixes that can significantly enhance your defensive game at the net. Episode Highlights: Understanding Block Touches: Mark and Matt start by breaking down the importance of block touches in beach volleyball. They explain how...
Published 08/26/23
In this eye-opening episode of "Better at Beach," hosts Mark Burik and Matt Hazle address a critical aspect of tournament success that often goes unnoticed: maintaining focus amidst distractions. Geared towards players, parents, and coaches, this episode sheds light on the importance of protecting your focus and enhancing performance on the sand. Episode Highlights: Understanding Focus Dynamics: Mark and Matt kick off by unraveling the science behind focus and its crucial role in beach...
Published 08/25/23
In this not-to-miss episode of "Better at Beach," your host Mark Burik shares a treasure trove of advice specially crafted for AVP players, yet universally applicable to anyone seeking to up their game. Whether you're a seasoned pro or a weekend warrior, this episode is your pre-tournament must-listen. Ready to elevate your beach volleyball game? Whether you're gearing up for an AVP tournament or a local competition, the insights in this episode are a game-changer. Don't miss the chance to...
Published 08/24/23
SUPPORT THE SHOW. WIN MORE MATCHES. BECOME A MEMBER! - www.betteratbeach.com/coaching In this episode of "Better at Beach," your host Mark Burik tackles a common challenge faced by volleyball players: dealing with injuries and using video analysis to continue improving their game. Discover innovative strategies to stay connected to the sport you love, even when you're sidelined. Episode Highlights: Adapting to Setbacks: Mark Burik dives into the mental and emotional aspects of dealing with...
Published 08/15/23
Become a Certified Better at Beach Coach! www.betteratbeach.com/coach The Art of Effective Coaching: Mark Burik kicks off the episode by emphasizing the role of a coach in shaping not only a player's technical skills but also their leadership abilities. He shares insights into how coaching transcends on-court techniques to foster personal growth and leadership development. Empowering Decision-Making: Volleyball is a fast-paced game that demands split-second decisions. Mark discusses the...
Published 08/14/23
In this week's episode, Mark Burik shares his ideas and experiences with coaching and gives actionable steps for creating long term success as a coach by developing and sticking to a Personal Coaching Philosophy WANT TO BECOME A CERTIFIED BETTER AT BEACH VOLLEYBALL COACH?!?! CLICK HERE www.betteratbeach.com/coach 🔥 💪 🏐 GET YOUR COMPLETE COURSE COLLECTION + COACHING TODAY! https://www.betteratbeach.com/coaching 🏐FREE BEACH VOLLEYBALL DRILL BOOK...
Published 08/10/23
In this weeks episode, Mark Burik shares his ideas and experiences with coaching and gives actionable steps for creating long term success as a coach. WANT TO BECOME A CERTIFIED BETTER AT BEACH VOLLEYBALL COACH?!?! CLICK HERE www.betteratbeach.com/coach 🔥 💪 🏐 GET YOUR COMPLETE COURSE COLLECTION + COACHING TODAY! https://www.betteratbeach.com/coaching 🏐FREE BEACH VOLLEYBALL DRILL BOOK https://www.betteratbeach.com/freebeachvolleyballdrillbook ------------- 🔥 💪 🏐 GET YOUR COMPLETE COURSE...
Published 08/09/23
Watch the companion video on YouTube: https://youtube.com/live/F1fpRR5C-h4 BECOME AN ELITE MEMBER & GET REAL COACHING! www.betteratbeach.com/coaching In this episode Better at Beach Volleyball Coaches Mark Burik and Matt Hazle walk our elite members through some of their game film, and practice videos. 🔥 💪 🏐 GET YOUR COMPLETE COURSE COLLECTION + COACHING TODAY! https://www.betteratbeach.com/coaching 🏐FREE BEACH VOLLEYBALL DRILL BOOK...
Published 08/08/23
WANT TO BECOME A CERTIFIED BETTER AT BEACH VOLLEYBALL COACH?!?! CLICK HERE www.betteratbeach.com/coach 🔥 💪 🏐 GET YOUR COMPLETE COURSE COLLECTION + COACHING TODAY! https://www.betteratbeach.com/coaching 🏐FREE BEACH VOLLEYBALL DRILL BOOK https://www.betteratbeach.com/freebeachvolleyballdrillbook ------------- 🔥 💪 🏐 GET YOUR COMPLETE COURSE COLLECTION + COACHING TODAY! https://www.betteratbeach.com/coaching 🔥 💪 🏐 7 Day Volleyball Camps and Training Vacations...
Published 08/07/23
Listen in on one of our Elite Member Meetings. This is part podcast, part sneak peek! You can find the video companion on our YouTube Channel! https://youtube.com/live/7mKxfkVG4t0?feature=share Become a Member and Get Year Round Coaching! www.betteratbeach.com/coaching  
Published 08/02/23
Learn to set with a medicine ball? Should one foot be forward when you set? Which one? Stay till the end where Mark takes you through his post-volleyball workout plan! Want To Learn All The Setting Secrets??? Go to www.betteratbeach.com/set RESOURCES / IMPORTANT LINKS: TAKE OUR RULES QUIZ https://www.betteratbeach.com/rulesquiz Online Coaching? Join Our Program! We'll Watch Your Technique And Fix Your Skills https://www.betteratbeach.com/coaching 36 Essential Drills for Beach...
Published 07/31/23
What should you REALLY look for in a volleyball partner? Mark Burik and Matt Hazle discuss things you probably aren't thinking about when choosing you want to play and compete with on the volleyball court. IMPORTANT LINKS: You MUST Answer These Questions Before You Play With Your Partner https://www.betteratbeach.com/partnerprofile TAKE OUR RULES QUIZ https://www.betteratbeach.com/rulesquiz Online Coaching? Join Our Program! We'll Watch Your Technique And Fix Your...
Published 07/31/23
Mark Burik is going to give you some key tips on Coaches, Vision and Short Player Strategies! 🎙️ LISTEN ON APPLE PODCAST 🎙️ LISTEN ON SPOTIFY 🎙️ LISTEN ON GOOGLE PODCAST    Head Coach Mark Burik has been coaching sports for 16 years and has over a decade of playing and coaching experience in volleyball. Burik has been a mainstay on the AVP Tour and also competes regularly on the FIVB World Tour. Recognized as one of the top beach volleyball players in the country, he has numerous...
Published 06/05/23
Unlock the secrets to success in volleyball by understanding and keeping the right stats. Join us on today's podcast as we discuss the most crucial statistics for coaches to track and how to use them to focus on areas that will benefit you and your team the most. 🎙️ LISTEN ON APPLE PODCAST🎙️ LISTEN ON SPOTIFY🎙️ LISTEN ON GOOGLE PODCAST Timestamps: 01:00 - Intro 09:42 - Level 2 Test 11:44 - Ace to Error Ratio 14:12 - Attack Percentage 18:34 - Blocks Per Set 20:14 - Digs Per Game 25:19 -...
Published 06/02/23