Santiago Nuñez Riva

Santiago Nuñez Riva

Longines Rankings
Competing forSpain - ESP
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Number of starts: 889
Number of wins: 24
Only the results from 01 January 2010 included
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2014 Studbook: CDE Sex: Male
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2011 Studbook: CDE Sex: Mare
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2009 Studbook: CDE Sex: Male
Date Show Event Competition Obs. Height Horse Position Score
19/05/2019 Madrid CSI5* GCT/GCL Table A 150 Valentino De Hus Z 25
18/05/2019 Madrid CSI5* GCT/GCL Table A 155-160 Valentino De Hus Z 47
17/05/2019 Madrid CSI5* GCT/GCL Two Phases 145 Valentino De Hus Z 37
Ranking/Standing Horse Rank Points
Longines Rankings 1060 115
Pan-American Rankings 1019 120
Combination in Jumping Valentino De Hus Z 1916 95
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto "The horse is jumping, but the rider is telling it from where and when it needs to jump. It is more a companion than a tool." (, 28 Apr 2016)
Famous relatives His cousin Leticia Riva Gil represented Spain in jumping at the European Young Riders Championships in 2016 and 2017. His father Santiago Nunez Plaza has served as president of the National Association of Sport Horses Breeders [ANCADES] in Spain. (SportsDeskOnline, 19 Jun 2018;, 17 May 2018)
Other information FAMILY STABLES
His parents Santiago Nunez Plaza and Maria Elvira Riva own the Casa'l Capellan stud in Nembro, Spain, where they breed competition horses. (Cuadra Casa Capellan Facebook page, 13 May 2019;, 15 Oct 2017)

He has studied at the Munich University of Applied Sciences in Germany. He has also pursued a master's degree in industrial engineering at Comillas University in Madrid, Spain. (, 22 Apr 2018; Facebook profile, 23 May 2016)

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