Name: Helman Roman
Sport: Rowing
Classification: Trunk and Arms Mixed Double Skulls
Height: 5-7
Weight: 180
Birthplace: Bogota, Colombia
Hometown: Miami, Fla.
High School: Real de Santa fe High School
Team/Club: Miami Beach Rowing Club
Coach(es): Stephanie Parrish
Paralympic Experience
  • One-time Paralympian (2016)
  • Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, 10th (TAMix2x)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2016 U.S. Paralympic Trials, gold (mixed trunk and arms double sculls)
  • 2016 Sarasota Invitational, gold (mixed trunk and arms double sculls), gold (trunk and arms single sculls)
  • 2016 Southern Sprint Indoor Championship, gold
Personal: Roman served in the U.S. Army for ten years and still interacts with the military by working for non-profit organizations that raise money for the disable and veterans....Son of Helman and Bertha Roman…Has on sister, Marisol…Married to Maria Roman…Has one son, Louis, and one daughter, Angelica.