Justin Johnson

MSc. degree in Environmental Ecology, University of
Helsinki, Finland
B.S. degree in Environmental Systems, UC San Diego
Minor in Marine Sciences, UC San Diego

United Experience:

Justin is new to the UVC team as he is starting his first year assisting the Boys 17s team

He is also directing the new beach volleyball organization, NSI Training

Justin is eager to bring his volleyball knowledge and skills to the United family

Coaching Experience:


Justin helped start up and direct NSI Training, a beach volleyball training organization.  NSI Training aims to refine the skills of both indoor and beach volleyball players alike.  Many United VBC players have already joined and have been improving tremendously.


Justin worked for a beach volleyball organization while living and playing in Finland.  While there, Justin coached a variety of ages, organized tournaments as well as events.


Justin worked for Gold Medal Squared, an elite volleyball organization.  While there, he coached the Washington branch of camps alongside top notch coaches and an incredible coaching system.


Justin coached the youth programs for the Sinjin Smith & Randy Stoklos Beach Volleyball camps in Corona Del Mar, California.


Justin was a Head Coach for Woodbridge High School's Frosh/Soph team as well as assisted for the Junior Varsity team.

Playing Experience: 

Justin Started training at 12 years old, gaining his love for the game through winning middle school leagues.  Justin then played 5 years of club volleyball with Balboa Bay Volleyball Club and OCVC, competing multiple years in Junior Olympics in the open division.  In High School, he helped his team receive 1st place in league for 2 years in division 1, making it to CIF Quarterfinals.  Justin went on to play for UCSD, where their Division 1 NCAA team competed against some of the best schools in the nation.  During his last year, he competed on the schools Club team, where they finished 3rd in the nation.  After UCSD, Justin went to Finland to compete at a professional level.  While there, he competed for 2 years playing both indoor and beach volleyball.  He also represented Finland in an FIVB NEVZA event during his last year abroad.   Currently, Justin competes in professional level beach volleyball tournaments entering in AVP qualifiers around the nation.  

Justin is also helping organize a lot of of the clubs behind the scenes work!