Carlos was among the Colombian riders who made history at the 2014 World Equestrian Games [WEG] in Normandy, France, by becoming the first Colombian jumping squad to reach a team final at the Games.
He trained and competed in Europe during the early part of his career but moved back to Colombia in 2000. In 2012 he returned to Europe to help his brother Rene, who moved there at age 17.
Competed in 1983/1987 Central American Games
Competed in 2002/2006/2014 World Championships
2006 Central American Games Team Bronze medallist with Realist