In 2013, Luis Rivera made an impressive jump of 8 meters 46cm in Kazan, Russia, beating the local favorite and setting a new university world record.
Home Town : Agua Prieta, Sonora
Height: 1.83 mts.
Doctor of Engineering Sciences (PhD.) By Monterrey Tec.
Founder of the Non-Profit Organization: “Agua Prieta, Tierra de Campeones”
Luis continues to supporting childern athletes to keep studing, preparing and competing.
Mexican long jump record holder - 8.46m
Kazan, Russia Universiade (2013): Gold Medal 8.46m
World Championship Moscow, Russia (2013): Third place 8.27m
Ibero American Championship, Sao Paulo Brazil (2014): Gold Medal 8.24m
National Sports Award 2013