Cristina Martínez Jiménez
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|Birth place and birth date: Pontevedra, 2nd of November, 1978
E-mail address: email@example.com
|From January 2019
Freelance based in Madrid (sports journalist, translator, instructor and crafter with online shop).
September – November 2018
August – September 2018
July 2017 – December 2018
February 2017 – September 2017
November 2016 – January 2017
March 2016 – July 2016
January 2015 – May 2016
June 2015 – April 2016
November 2014 – December 2014
July 2014 – November 2014
April 2012 – July 2014
October 2013 – June 2014
From October 2009 to July 2012
From July 2011 to November 2011
From December 2008 to August 2010
From the 1st of March until the 31st of July 2006
From September 2004 until February 2006
From 1995 onwards, occasionally
From 1995 onwards, occasionally
|December 2012 – December 2013
National University of Distance Education (Spain) http://www.uned.es
University Expert Course on reading promotion
25 ECTS-creditsOctober 2010 – June 2010
University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela (A Coruña, Spain) http://www.usc.es
Thesis period of the Ph.D. program in Linguistics. (Unfinished).
2003 – 2004
2003 – 2004
2002 – 2003 University of Santiago de Compostela
2001 – 2002 University of Santiago de Compostela
2000 – 2001 Universidad de Santiago de Compostela
1997 – 2001 University of Santiago de Compostela
1996 – 1997 University of Santiago de Compostela
|SPANISH and GALICIAN: Mother languages and usual languages.
ENGLISH: High competence in general. Level C1-C2 according to the CEFR
FRENCH: High competence in reading and translating into Spanish; medium-upper level in conversation. Intermediate level in writing (B2-C1 CEFR)
GERMAN: Basic skills (A2 CEFR).
PORTUGUESE: High competence in reading and translating; intermediate-upper level in conversation. Learned by immersion in a Portuguese-speaking environment.
ITALIAN: Intermediate competence in general with communicative skills.
POLISH: Basic skills (A1-A2 CEFR).
ROMANIAN: Basic skills (A1-A2 CEFR).
RUSSIAN: Basic skills.
Acquainted with CATALAN, CLASSICAL LATIN and PROTO-ROMANCE.
|CONFERENCES & COURSES ATTENDED:
|“Gymnastics masterclass with Rubén López”, given by Rubén López and Jeroni Casassas the 16th of December, 2017 in Ripollet, Barcelona. (4 horas).
“Leisure Time Instructors Course” given by Aika Formación in Pontevedra. Summer, 2016 (200 hours). Diploma issued by the Galician Government. Traineeship completed at the Cies Islands Work Camp in August 2016.
“Movegraphy”, mobility clinic given by Reset Movement at Kilian CrossFit, Vigo, the 16th of April, 2016 (8 hours).
Mobility clinic given by TJ García and Verónica Sellis at CrossFit Ourense the 14th of February, 2016 (8 hours).
“CrossFit™ Competitors Course”, organised by CrossFit Inc. in Geneva (Switzerland) the 23rd and 24th of March, 2016.
“CrossFit’s Online Scaling Course”, completed the 4th of January, 2016.
“CrossFit’s 2014, 2015 and 2016 Online Judges Courses”, completed at the beginning of each season.”CrossFit™ Level 2 Trainer Certificate Course”, organised by CrosFit Inc. in Madrid the 28th and 29th of March, 2015.
“CrossFit™ Gymnastics Level 2 Course”, organised by CrosFit Inc. in Padova the 7th and 8th of March, 2015.
“Curso de Instructor de Kettlebell Fitness nivel I” organised by Kettlebell Training Madrid® in Pontevedra on the 1st of March, 2015.
“Curso de Monitor de halterofilia” (Weightlifting Instructor Course), organised by the Galician Weightlifting Federation in A Coruña the 19th and 20th of December, 2014.
CrossFit™ Kids course, organised by CrosFit Inc. in Stockholm the 9th and 10th of August , 2014.
CrossFit™ Gymnastics course, organised by CrosFit Inc. in Nurnberg the 7th and 8th of June, 2014.
“CrossFit™ Level 1 Trainer Certificate Course”, organised by CrosFit Inc. in Madrid the 8th and 9th of February, 2014.
“Curso online de primeros auxilios básicos” (Online course on Basic First Aid), organised by the Spanish Red Cross from the 14th of Octuber to the 14th of November, 2013.
“Curso en Community Management” (Course on Community management), organised by the Fundación UNED from the 15th of October, 2012 to the 15th of February, 2013 (500 hours).
“Primer Congreso Internacional de Observadores de Nubes” (First International Conference of Cloudspotters). Sarria (Lugo, Spain) from the 26th to the 28th of October, 2012.
“3er Curso de Verano para Cheerleaders y Dancers de España” (3rd summer course for cheerleaders and dancers from Spain), organised by España Cheer and Dance in Madrid from the 6th to the 8th of July, (20 hours).
“Curso de entrenadora y juez autonómica de gimnasia artística femenina” (Course to form artistic gymnastics coaches and jugdes at regional level), organised by the Escuela Nacional de Gimnasia de la Real Federación Española de Gimnasia (Spanish Gymnastics Federation) from the 13 : th of July to the 15 : thof December, 2009 (250 hours).
“Galicia durante a invasión francesa (1808-1812)” (Galicia during the French invasion), organised by the Cotobade City Council (Pontevedra, Spain) together with the University of Santiago de Compostela the 17 : th , 18 : th and 25 : thof April, 2009 (20 hours).
“XML and XSLT”, organised by Blizzard Entertainment for employees from the 19 : th to the 23 : rd of November 2007 (25 hours).
“Curso online de diseño de webs eficaces (3ª edición)” (Online course for effective website design), organised by the University of Murcia from the 26 : th of March until the 27 : th of April 2007 (30 hours).
Several courses on computer assisted translation during my traineeship at the Directorate-General Translation of the European Commission in Luxembourg. From the 3 : rd of March until the 31 : st of July 2006. (TRADOS, translation of Office documents, etc.).
“Curso de formación básica para la enseñanza del español como lengua extranjera” (Basic course for teaching Spanish as a foreign language), organised by the Instituto Cervantes in Santiago de Compostela, from the 19th to the 30th of July 2004 (40 hours).
“Taller de cuentos: aproximación al cuento literario” (Short stories Worshop: an approach to literary short stories), organised by the International University Menéndez Pelayo in Pontevedra, from the 16th to the 20th of July 2001.
“Congreso Internacional Iberia Cantat”, organised by the University of Santiago de Compostela, from the 1st to the 5th of April 2001.
“Lingüística aplicada e novas profesións” (Applied Linguistics and new professions), organised by the University of Santiago de Compostela, from the 19th to the 23rd of July 1999.
“Curso de técnicas tradicionais de canto e pandeireta” (Course on traditional techniques for chanting and tambourine), organised by the 5th Folk Festival “Domingos de Santo Estevo” in the Monastery of St. Steven (Ourense), 8th and 9th of August, 1998.
“Curso elemental de urxencias médico-quirúrxicas” (Elementary course on medical emergencies), organised by the University of Santiago de Compostela, from the 25th of November to the 4th of December 1996.
“Biomecánica de la columna vertebral y escuelas de espalda” (Biomechanics of the spinal column and spine schools), organised by the University of Santiago de Compostela, the 22nd and 23rd of November 1996.
|– Computer assisted translation tools: TRADOS Translator’s WorkBench and OMEGA T+.
– Good command of XHTML and CSS to meet W3C-established web standards and build web-compliant and cross-browser webpages
– Proficient user of hand coding tools such as NOTEPAD ++.
– File Transfer Protocol (FTP) software
– Installation of PHP scripts
– Installation / Management of CMS (content management systems)
– Notions of graphic design and photo editing
– Microsoft Office and Open Office
|Responsible of the management, design and contents of several Internet domains and over 30 websites hosted in them. Web portfolio: http://www.diletante.net.
From October 2006 until May 2007, collaborator for the Internet Portal Maestrosdelweb.com , for which I wrote 18 articles. http://www.maestrosdelweb.com/autores/calitoe/
“Carl Sagan (noviembre 1934-diciembre 1996) In memoriam en el quinto aniversario de su fallecimiento” published in Boletín Informativo de la Asociación Astronómica Sirio de Pontevedra, nº12, December 2001.
“¿Terminamos alguna vez de estudiar?”, speech given in the graduation ceremony of the Spanish Philology class of 2001 of the USC and then published in Xuncos, revista escolar do Instituto de Educación Secundaria “A Xunqueira I”, nº 16 (Term 2000-2001).
“Os dous reloxos”, published in Xuncos, revista escolar do Instituto de Educación Secundaria “A Xunqueira I”, nº 15 (Term 1999-2000).
“Titán, el gigante misterioso”, written along with Natalia Veiga G., published in Diario de Pontevedra , Sunday, 28 : th /12/1994.
President of the Cultural Association Os Trazantes de Tenorio (Tenorio-Cotobade, Pon tevedra) and of the University of Santiago Association-Theatre Group NNC.Season 2002-2003
President of the English Theatre Group of the University of Santiago de Compostela.
Seasons 1997-1998 and 1998-1999
|AWARDS, SCHOLARSHIPS & ACHIEVEMENTS:
Galician Weightlifting champion in my weight category (<53) and over all by points. In 2011 Galician champion on the all-around, uneven bars and beam in Women's Artistic Gymnastics.In 2009 Galician champion on uneven bars in Women's Artistic Gymnastics. Term 2003-2004 Renewal of the scholarship for Ph. D. courses given by the Ventura Figueroa Foundation. Term 2002-2003 Scholarship for Ph. D. courses given by the Ventura Figueroa Foundation. In 1999 Chosen as a Spanish representative in the Annual Meeting of the Latin Union (Unión Latina) in Constanza (Romania). In the end I was left out due to budget issues. ↑
|PAST / CURRENT MEMBERSHIPS:
|Astronomical Association “Sirio” of Pontevedra
Cultural Association Os Trazantes de Tenorio
Asociación de Gaiteiros Galegos
Catalan Gymnastics Federation
Galician Athletics Federation
Galician Badminton Federation
Galician Gymnastics Federation
Galician Swimming Federation
Galician Weightlifting Federation
Galician Yatching Federation
Iberian Association of Cloudspotters
Luxembourgish Gymnastics Federation
Spanish Red Cross
The National Geographic Society
The Planetary Society
|Driving license B1 issued in Spain in December 1998.
Women’s artistic gymnastics coach level 1. Issued in Spain in 2009.
CrossFit™ Level 2 Trainer Certificate issued in March 2015.
Food-handling license issued in August 2016.
|—I usually adapt to new situations and new countries/cultures easily.
—I am used to working with children and teenagers.
—From 1999 until 2004, member of several theatre groups of the University of Santiago de Compostela (English Theatre Group, La Troupe Française and NNC).
—I have posed as a model for a publicity campaign and for artistic photography.
—I can knit and crochet.
—I can play the Galician tambourine, the accordion and the piano (self-taught mainly).
—I have practised the following sports: athletics, basketball, swimming, badminton, football (soccer), aerobics, artistic gymnastics, cheerleading, ballroom dancing, CrossFit and weightlifting. I currently practise gymnastics, weightlifting and CrossFit.
—Willing to travel or move to other zones. I know most of the Spanish provinces and the following areas in the world: Portugal, France, Southern England, Mid-Western Norway, Andorra, Poland, Malta, Belgrade (Serbia), Luxembourg, Belgium; Trier, Berlin and Munich (Germany), Geneva (Switzerland), Salzburg (Austria), Dublin (Ireland), Stockholm (Sweden), Arizona (USA), the region of Ontario and the city of Montréal (Canada), North of Mexico, The Netherlands and Western Romania.