Juan Fernandez
Juan Fernandez
Year: JR
Hometown: Santander, Spain
High School: IES Lancia
Major: Engineering

2018 (Junior)

  • Finished 27th (27:02.5) at the New England Championship.
  • Finished 12th (26:17.8) at the Brown Invite.
  • Finished 100th (26:58.2) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.

Before URI

  • Transfer from University of Cantabria.
  • Attended IES Lancia school in Spain.
  • Played basketball while in school.
  • Was Top 3 regional championships in Cross Country U23 (2016).
  • Member of the band.


  • Born December 15, 1995.
  • Has one brother, Pablo and two sisters, Blanca and Ana.
  • Enjoys athletics, music, and traveling. 
  • Chose URI because of the location, facilities, and engineering program.
  • Favorite athlete is Evan Jager and favorite team is Real Madrid.