ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

EDUCATION
  • January 2013: International PhD in Sport Performance with the Thesis: “Body composition, fitness level and training load controlled through the BATLOC tool in female British basketball”. Supervisor: Dr. José María González Ravé. University of Castilla-La Mancha. Toledo.
  • Jan-Jun 2009: Research scholarship (Erasmus Scholarship) at the Institute for Biomedical Research into Human Movement and Health. Manchester Metropolitan University. Manchester.
  • December 2008: MPhil in Sport Performance (Researching Aptitude) with the research: “Anthropometric and physical condition changes in season for talented tennis players”. Supervisor: Dr. José María González Ravé. University of Castilla-La Mancha. Toledo.
  • 2006 - 2013: Doctorate on Sport Performance. University of Castilla – La Mancha. Toledo.
  • 2004 - 2006: Degree in Exercise & Sport Science. University of Castilla – La Mancha. Toledo.
  • 2001 - 2004: Degree in Physical Education Teaching. University of La Rioja. Logroño.
  • 1998 - 2000: Further Education. I.E.S. Pedro Cerrada. Utebo.                                         
  • 1996 - 1998: Secondary School. I.E.S. Pedro Cerrada. Utebo.
 SUPLEMENTARY ACADEMIC DETAILS
  • April 2012: XXII International Conference on Sports Rehabilitation and Traumatology: Football Medicine Strategies for Muscle & Tendon Injuries. Organised by: Isokinetic Medical Group. London.
  • April 2012: Perform Better/Catapult Sports 5th Annual Athlete Tracking/Monitoring Workshop: “Applying GPS and Inertial Sensors within an Elite Sporting environment”. Organised by: Perform Better/Catapult Sports. Loughborough.
  • March 2012: FA Intermediate First Aid for Sport Course. Organised by: The The Football Association. Saint George’s Park.
  • December 2012: Inteligent coach to train smart players (futsal). Organised by: Sala Zaragoza. Zaragoza. 
  • December 2012: FA Itinerant Medical Staff Training Day. Organised by: The Football Association. Saint George's Park.
  • November 2012: Pool side retrieval and an introduction to hydrotherapy. Organised by: The Football Association. Saint George's Park.
  • November 2012: FA Coaching Futsal A Beginners Guide. Organised by: Leicestershire & Rutland County FA. Loughborough.
  • October 2012: Sports Rehabilitation: Taping and strapping. Organised by: The University of Bolton. Bolton.
  • May 2012: 5th Futsal Web Meeting: The defense of changes. Organised by: Paco Cachinero. Online.
  • April 2012: Ride Leader Award: Off road endorsement. Organised by: British Cycling Federation. Manchester.
  • April 2012: Safeguarding and protectinng children workshop. Organised by: sports coach UK. Manchester.
  • March 2012: 4th Futsal Web Meeting: The attack 3-1 (game aspects and tactics situations). Organised by: Paco Cachinero. Online.
  • February 2012: I “Simply Sport” Seminar: Defensive basic principles in futsal. Organised by: Daniel Berdejo-del-Fresno. Online.
  • February 2012: Intensive Programme on Sport Performance: a Lifespan Challenge (IP- SPALC). Organised by: Universitá degli studi di Roma “Foro Italico”. Rome (Italy).
  • January 2012: 3rd Futsal Web Meeting: Attack with flying-keeper. Organised by: Paco Cachinero. Online.
  • September 2011: CTC Continuous Professional Development Course: Unit 1; Level 1 & 2 Review and Unit 2; Moving Groups from Site to Site. Organised by: CTC and Bury MBC. Bury.
  • December 2011: 2nd Futsal Web Meeting: Positional Attack Training Methodology. Organised by: Paco Cachinero. Online.
  • December 2011: 1st Futsal Web Meeting: Ofensive Transitions. Organised by: Paco Cachinero. Online.
  • June 2011: 6th North West Biomechanics Research Day. Organised by: Institute for Biomedical Research into Human Movement & Health and Manchester Metropolitan University. Manchester.
  • March 2011: FA Emergency Aid Workshop. Organised by: The Football Association. Manchester.
  • March 2011: Sky Ride Leadership Award: Level 1. Organised by: British Cycling Federation. Manchester.
  • May 2010: Level Cycle Training Instructor Course (Bikeability). Organised by: British Cycling Federation. Manchester.
  • April 2010: The Growing Child in High Performance Sport International Congress. Organised by: British Gymnastics and University of Birmingham. Birmingham.
  • January 2010: VII International Conference on Sport Medicine and Orthopaedics (Handball) & VI Regional Conference on Health and Physical Exercise. Organised by: Medical Association and Public Health Ministry of Toledo. Toledo.
  • March 2009: Virtual Symposium on Training and Effort Physiology in Paediatric Population. Organised by: Sobre Entrenamiento Group. Córdoba (Argentina).
  • July 2008: Expo Zaragoza 2008 Conference: Water, an essential nutrient for life. Hydration, wellbeing and health. Organised by: Spanish Dietetics and Diet Science Association. Zaragoza.
  • June 2008: International Virtual Symposium on Science Applied to the Prevention and Rehabilitation Process in Sport Injuries. Organised by: Sobre Entrenamiento Group. Córdoba (Argentina).
  • May 2008: XI Conference Pedro Asirón: “Sport-Medicals”. Organised by: Aragon Sport Medicine Association. Zaragoza.
  • January 2008:VI International Con erence on Sport Medicine and Orthopaedics (Tennis) & V Regional Conference on Health and Physical Exercise. Organised by: Medical Association and Public Health Ministry of Toledo. Toledo.
  • November 2007: X Conference Pedro Asirón: “The Sportsman’s Sudden Death. Causes, Treatment and Knowledge about its Current Condition in Spain”. Organised by: Aragon Sport Medicine Association. Zaragoza.
  • September 2007: V International Conference on Physical Training in High Performance Basketball. Organised by: University of Madrid and Spanish Basketball Federation. Madrid.
  • January 2007: XXVIII Course on Exercise Physiology: “Muscle Strength: New Training Trends”. Organised by: University of Madrid. Madrid.
  • July 2006: V Sport Conference: “An Introduction to Sport”. Organised by: Covadonga Culture Association. Gijón.
  • May 2006: II Conference on Vocational Guidance for Exercise & Sport Science Students. Organised by: University of Castilla – La Mancha and Toledo Employers’ Organisation. Toledo.
  • May 2006: Physical Exercise and Sport Training Courses 2006 (Sport Performance): “Sport Journalism: the Media’s Role in the 21st Century”. Organised by: Regional Council of Castilla – La Mancha. Toledo.
  • March 2006: Physical Exercise and Sport Training Courses 2006 (Sport Performance): “Quantification and Assessment of Sport Training: Basketball, Athletics, Swimming and Triathlon”. Organised by: Regional Council of Castilla – La Mancha. Toledo.
  • January 2006: V International Conference on Sport Medicine and Orthopaedics (Basketball) & IV Regional Conference on Health and Physical Exercise. Organised by: Medical Association and Public Health Ministry of Toledo. Toledo.
  • December 2005: International Conference: “Year of Sport and Physical Education”. Organised by: ONU, MEC (Superior Sport Council) and University of Castilla – La Mancha. Cuenca.
  • November 2005: I National Conference on Sport Management. Organised by: Soluciones Antártida and Last Lap. IFEMA-Madrid Trade Fair.
  • July 2005: University of Castilla – La Mancha Summer Courses: “Story and Micro-story in the 21st Century”. Organised by: Vice-Chancellorship of the University of Castilla-La Mancha. Toledo.
  • May 2005: V Sport and School Conference: “Trends in Sport and Physical Education”. Organised by: Resources and Teacher Association of Cuenca. Cuenca.
  • May 2005: National Athletics Instructor Course. Organised by: Aragonese Athletics Federation. Zaragoza.
  • April 2005: Seminar on Nutrition, Physical Exercise and Health. Organised by: Aragonese Sport School. Zaragoza.
  • April 2005: IV Conference on Mediterranean Diet and Health. Organised by: Continuing Seminar on Gastronomy, Education and Health. Toledo.
  • November 2004: Conference on Manager Training CAEP-RFEA (A Meeting of Hurdle Coaches). Organised by: Spanish Athletics Federation and High Performance and Sport Promotion Centre of Soria. Soria.
  • October 2004: V National Coaching School Conference. Organised by: Spanish Athletics Federation and Aragonese Athletics Federation. Zaragoza.
  • October 2004: VI Conference on Present and Future of Athletics Inferior Categories. Organised by: Spanish Athletics Federation. Madrid.
  • July 2004: Inferior Categories Coaching Course. Organised by: Aragonese Sport School. Zaragoza.
  • May 2004: III Conference University of La Rioja - La Rioja Football Federation: “Educational Football Teaching during the School Years”. Organised by: University of La Rioja - La Rioja Football Federation. Logroño.
  • December 2003: V Conference “Methodologies to Develop your Practicals”. Organised by: University of La Rioja. Logroño.
  • May 2003: II Conference University of La Rioja – La Rioja Football Federation: “Educational Football Teaching during the School Years”. Organised by: University of La Rioja - La Rioja Football Federation. Logroño.
  • February 2003: I Conference University of La Rioja – La Rioja Pelota Federation: “The Pelota Player’s Training Process”. Logroño.
  • February 2002: Course: “School and Out-of-school Five-a-side Football”. Organised by: Association of Graduates in Physical Education and Exercise & Sport Science of Aragon. Zaragoza.
  • April 2001: Seminar: “Development of Children and Youngsters’ Physical Performance. Athletics Training with the Inferior Categories”. Organised by: Aragonese Athletics Federation. Zaragoza.
  •  February 2001: Course: “Physical Exercise and Health”. Organised by: Association of Graduates in Physical Education and Exercise & Sport Science of Aragon. Zaragoza.
  • January 2001: Course: “An Introduction to Massage”. Organised by: Aragonese School Naturalism and Alternative Therapies. Utebo (Zaragoza).
  • December 2000: First Aid Course. Organised by: Spanish Rescue and Life-saving Federation. Utebo (Zaragoza).
  • May 1999: Conference: “Nutrition and Sport Medicine”. Organised by: Pharmacology and Physiology Department of the University of Zaragoza and Ibercaja Arts Centre. Zaragoza.
                 Professional Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and the Internet.  
  • June 2005: Course: “An Introduction to New Technologies: Word, Excel, Power Point, the Internet and Electronic Mail”. Organised by: University of Castilla- La Mancha. Toledo.