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Albert Gelis
Personal information
Nationality Spanish
Born (1981-10-26) 26 October 1981 (age 42)
Sant Joan les Fonts, Girona
Country  Spain
Sport Swimming (S12)
Medal record
Representing  Spain
Paralympic Games
Bronze 2004 Athens Men's 4 x 100 meter 49 Points Medley Relay
IPC European Championships
Bronze 2009 Reykjavik 100 m butterfly S12
Bronze 2009 Reykjavik 100 m backstroke – S12

Albert Gelis Juanola (born 26 October 1981) is a vision-impaired S12 swimmer from Spain.


Gelis was born on 26 October 1981 in Sant Joan les Fonts, Girona. He is from the Catalan region of Spain.


Gelis is a vision impaired S12 swimmer. He competed at the 2004 Summer Paralympics, 2008 Summer Paralympics and 2012 Summer Paralympics. He earned a silver medal at the 2004 Games in the 4 x 100 meter 49 Points Medley Relay. In 2007, he competed at the IDM German Open. From the Catalan region of Spain, he was a recipient of a 2012 Plan ADO scholarship. Prior to heading to London for the 2012 Games, he participated in a national vision impaired swim team training camp at the High Performance Centre of Sant Cugat from 6 to 23 August. Daily at the camp, there were two in water training sessions and one out of water training session.

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