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ROMERO PORRAS Humberto Origenes
Sport Para swimming
NPC Mexico   
GenderMen
Age26
Place of BirthGuadalajara, MEX
Height1.55 m
Weight 52 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S6, SB5
Further Personal Information
Residence
Guadalajara, MEX
Languages
Spanish
Higher education
History - University of Guadalajara: Mexico
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age three months, and took up the sport competitively in 2006.
Why this sport?
He began swimming as a rehabilitation therapy.
Senior International Debut
Year
2015
Competing for
Mexico
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Glasgow, SCO
General Interest
Most influential person in career
His coach. (Athlete, 18 Jul 2015)
Hero / Idol
Australian swimmer Ian Thorpe. (Athlete, 18 Jul 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Make things happen." (Athlete, 18 Jul 2015)
Impairment
He was born with spina bifida and has Arnold–Chiari malformation. (mural.com, 06 Sep 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
9 2016 100m Breaststroke SB5 1:49.26 
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heats 2015 100m Breaststroke SB5 1:46.98