Crew Member Listing: Guell, Marc

Name Guell, Marc
Position(s) Crew
Off-Shore Races 0
Available for Prep? Yes
Available for Return? Yes
ISAF Classification Category 1

My name is Marc Güell and I am 31. I grew up in a little village in the border between France and Spain, but I currently live in Boston, MA. I’d love to participate as crew in the Newport Bermuda Race. I have been dreaming for a long time with this, and now I’m ready. My experience is still limited, but I’ll bring very good technical preparation combined with massive enthusiasm and effort.

*Marine Qualifications
-Yatchmaster Offshore Sail & Power, Barcelona (Spain)
-US-Sailing Safety at Sea Certification (SAS) – 2014 (RI, USA)
-Racing class, Boston Sailing Center, Boston (MA, USA)

*Racing Experience
-Fall Racing Series – Soling, Boston (MA, USA)
-Frostbite Racing Series – J24, Boston (MA, USA)

*Sailing Experience
-I own a Wauquiez-Hood MKI 38 where I live, and I sail in the New England area.
-I have chartered different sailboats around the world as skipper.
Areas sailed: Mediterranean, Caribbean, Thailand, New England
Vessels: Soling, J24, Beneteau Cyclades 393, Beneteau 373, Island Spirit 38

*Related technical skills
-Electronics, Computer programming, Navigation skills, General vessel repairs

-Fluent in English, Spanish, and Catalan

*University degrees
-Chemistry, Chemical Engineering— Institut Químic de Sarrià, Ramon Llull University, Barcelona (Spain)
-Technical Engineer in Telecommunications. Open University of Catalonia, Barcelona (Spain)
-Master in Biomedical Research. Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona (Spain). Experimental part done at EMBL, Heidelberg (Germany)
-PhD in Biomedicine at the CRG-EMBL Systems Biology Unit. Center for Genomic Regulation, Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona (Spain)

*Current Work
2011, current – Postdoc in the group “Harvard Molecular Technology Group & Lipper Center for Computational Genetics”. Harvard Medical School, Boston (USA)

-Besides my two biggest passions, which are Science and Sailing, I am also very interested in Soccer, Volleyball, Skiing, and Wine Tasting.

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Phone 617-721-5517
Profile Last Updated March 8, 2014

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