Finance, Human resources, integral marketing and so on – I thought I was going to get my ass kicked in this master, it was struggle but I’m on the final stretch. Final written business project to be defended in Oct. 2020: Creation and Management of a Professional Cycling Team
currently matriculated in B.Sc. in English Literature and Philology – Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia:
Founded in 1972, UNED offers official bachelors, masters, and even doctorates – all online. Linguistic theory, pragmatics, syntax, to Shakespeare; this degree is fun and interesting. And at only 13€ per credit it’s the most affordable University in Spain.
The program is interdisciplinary in nature with an aim to provide qualified leadership skills in the area of sports. Subjects include intensive studies of anatomy, physiology, biomechanics, training methodology, and much more.
2007 to 2018: Fencing Coach at Cardenal Cisneros Fencing Club
Duties include but are not limited to….
- Head coach of épée teams • Technical/tactical lessons of épée and foil to members of all ages and levels • Management and maintenance of installation and equipment.
- National level referee as well as technical director of competitions using Engarde tournament software.
2006 to 2014 I studied and completed the three levels of the fencing coaches courses in Madrid and obtained the title of Maestro de Armas (Fencing Master) in 2015. I am the only American in possession of more than one official European fencing master title having successfully completed the course and exam in Italy. The title of level III fencing coach is recognized by the Ministry of Education and the High Sport Council and carries a weight of 50 university credits.
2015 to 2017: Sport Director – U23 cycling team – El Escorial, Madrid
2010 to 2015 worked with various cadet and junior teams while completing level I & II courses.
- Logistical and technical/tactical preparation • Talent development and scouting.
- Administrative duties: event registration, travel arrangements, and requesting race invitations from Autonomous Federations and race organizers.
- Level III sport director license. Training course realized at Universidad de Leon 2009. (EU and US drivers license)
UCI Certified Riders’ Agent – Union Cicliste Internationale – Aigle, Switzerland: Currently the only foreigner in Spain with this certification.
2017 to present: Ski Instructor
Winter of 2017 worked part time at Europe’s largest indoor ski dome – Madrid Snowzone.
Completed numerous certifications, courses, and qualifications both presencial and on-line.
› Master en Alto Rendimiento Deportivo (Master in High Performance in Sport) 2013-2015 – Comité Olímpico Español/Universidad Autónomo de Madrid
› Diploma de Experto Universitario en Psicología del Deporte (Sport Psychology) 2013 – Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia
› Diploma de Experto Profesional en Gestion y Administracion de Fundaciones 2017 – Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia
› Master en Dirección de Entidades y Eventos Deportivos (Sport Management) 2011 – IESPORT/Instituto de Estudios Deportivos
› Curso en Marketing Online: 2016 – Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia
› Curso de SKIMAN – ski tuning and maintenance. April 2017 › Hubspot Inbound Marketing and Content Marketing Certifications
› Curso Superior Universitario en Gestión y Dirrecion de Asociaciones, Oct. 2016
› MOOC Verified Certificates:
Becoming a Sports Agent Case Western Reserve University, Nov. 2017 * Inspiring and Motivating Individuals by University of Michigan, Nov. 2017 * Journalism Specialization by University of Michigan, April 2018 * Excel Skills for Business: Essentials, May 2018 * Tourism and Travel Management, April 2018