About the Author

Rick Johnston

Rick Johnston

Brand Ambassador
Residence | Mississauga, ON

Rick is the Co-founder and Director of Baseball Operations at The Baseball Zone and co-owner of SST Mississauga and is a proud Mizuno Brand Ambassador.

Rick's Accomplishments:

  • Inducted into the Peterborough and District Sports Hall of Fame in 2008
  • Named Canadian Coach of the Year, 2005
  • Field Manager, Team Canada Juniors, 1998
  • Hitting Coach, Team Canada Juniors, 1996, 1997, World Championships, 3rd Place
  • Field Manager, Team Ontario, 2005 Canada Summer games, Gold Medal
  • Coached and Managed the Croatian National Team, Karlovac Keltics, Croatia and Montpellier Barracudas, France
  • Managed Croatian National Team, 2007 Olympic Qualification Tournament, Barcelona, Spain
  • Coach, 2006 Canadian Senior Team, World Qualifications
  • Played Internationally as a member of the Canadian National Team including 1998 Seoul Olympics, 1987 and 1991 Pan American Games, 1985 and 1991 Intercontinental Cup
  • Served as a scout for the New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Devil Rays

Recent articles

The Baseball Zone: RIck Johnston Talks Mizuno

by Rick Johnston on October 26, 2011

Rick Johnston is the Co-Founder and Director of Baseball Operations at the highly successful Baseball Zone (www.thebaseballzone.ca) in Mississauga Ontario.  Rick is one of Mizuno's biggest supporters and is truly someone who believes in the Mizuno Brand.  Rick has worked with some of the best talent Canada has produced in the game of baseball.  Whether it is big leaguers coming home in the off-season or a youngster just picking up the game, Rick demonstrates a uni...

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