Name: Rolland "Jay" Slade
Height: 5-10
Weight: 170
Classification: Guide Runner
DOB: 03/01/1985
Hometown: Spring Valley, California
Current Residence: San Diego, California
High School: Monte Vista High School (Spring Valley, Calif.) ‘03
College: California State University San Marcos, 14' Human Development, Counseling

Paralympic Experience:

• 2012 Paralympic Games - Guide Runner

Career Highlights:

• 2013 World Championships, silver (T11 400-meter guiding David Brown, VI 4x100-meter relay)


Rolland is the son of Rolland and Adrienne Slade and oldest brother to Ryan and Alexandra. He lives for the Lord and Savior Jesus Christ first and foremost. Some of Rolland's hobbies include cars, Marvel/DC comics, drumming and music. One of his mottos is "work hard but never take your self too seriously! Laugh a lot! It's fun!".

Twitter: @rjsladerade
Instagram: @rjsladerade