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ZHDANOV Roman
Sport Para swimming
NPC Russia   
GenderMen
Age20
Place of BirthGorno-Altaysk, RUS
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
S4, SB4, SM4
Further Personal Information
Residence
Biysk, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2012 in Biysk, Russian Federation.
Club / Team
Zarya Sports Complex: Biysk, RUS
Name of coach
Elena Sokolova, RUS, from 2012
Senior International Debut
Year
2014
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Eindhoven, NED
General Interest
Nicknames
Roma (VK profile, 27 Apr 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning two gold medals at the 2015 World Championships in Glasgow, Scotland. (Athlete, 27 Apr 2016)
Most influential person in career
His parents, his coach, and his friends. (Athlete, 27 Apr 2016)
Hero / Idol
US swimmer Michael Phelps. (Athlete, 27 Apr 2016)
Awards and honours
He was named among the 2015 Best Athletes of Altai region of the Russian Federation. (info-vb.ru, 18 Feb 2016)

He holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (Athlete, 27 Apr 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
2 2015 200m Freestyle S4 3:03.27
4 2015 50m Freestyle S4 39.80
3 2015 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 20 Points 2:37.63
1 2015 150m Individual Medley SM4 2:25.24
2 2015 100m Freestyle S4 1:23.92
Heats 2015 100m Breaststroke SB4  DNS
1 2015 50m Backstroke S4 43.81
European Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
4 2014 100m Freestyle S5 1:24.51
4 2014 100m Breaststroke SB4 1:59.39
Heat 2014 50m Butterfly S5 46.24
3 2014 200m Individual Medley SM5 3:19.42
3 2014 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 20 Points 2:36.93
4 2014 200m Freestyle S5 2:54.24
3 2014 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points 2:50.40
7 2014 50m Freestyle S5 42.14
3 2014 50m Backstroke S5 41.27
1 2016 100m Freestyle S4 1:24.24
1 2016 50m Backstroke S4 43.52
5 2016 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points 2:52.92
6 2016 100m Breaststroke SB4 1:50.73
1 2016 150m Individual Medley SM4 2:29.89
1 2016 200m Freestyle S4 3:02.28
1 2016 50m Freestyle S4 39.57