Julieta Romano is the proud mother of Martina Gigante, Special Olympics young girl athlete. Julieta is a fan and supporter of her daughter, who loves to swim. She is also a mother to two boys, ages 16 and 11, and another girl, age 7. One of Martina's brothers, Carlos, 11, had participated as an unified athlete in a swimming competition. She believes Special Olympics had brought to her family a sense of pride and unity.
See a great clip of Martina Gigante on the medal stand.