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Rubén Uriza

Medal record
Competitor for 22x20px Mexico
Olympic Games
Men’s equestrian
Gold 1948 London Jumping, Team
Silver 1948 London Jumping, Individual

Rubén Uriza (May 27, 1919 – August 30, 1992) was a Mexican show jumping champion, and Olympic champion. He participated at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London where he won a gold medal in Team Jumping as a member of the Mexican winning team.[1] He also received a silver medal in Individual Jumping.


  1. Profile: "Rubén Uriza" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on January 19, 2008)/>


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