- In spite of his success, Marc Pingris continues to have a humble lifestyle with his family
- A video of Marc playing basketball with other kids has recently gone viral online
- Netizens have commended and praised the basketball player because of the video
Basketball star Marc Pingris is known to live a simple lifestyle together with his wife Danica Sotto and their children Anielle Micaela Pingris and Jean Michel Pingris.
KAMI learned that Marc recently posted a video of himself playing basketball with other kids.
However, netizens were quick to notice that the basketball star played barefoot in the video.
Marc also wrote in his caption that he missed playing on the streets, “Sarap balik balikan! 'LARONG KANTO'”
Watch the video below:
Here are some of the reactions of netizens who praised Marc and his down-to-earth attitude.
"Kaya super blessed ka! Ikaw ung taong marunong lumingon sa pinanggalingan."
"The very most Humble and down hearted pinoy player!"
"Sana lahat ng tao katulad mo marunong tumingin sa pinanggalingan."
"Yan pala secret practice mo idol. You're adorable. Getting back to your roots. Lakas maka good vibes ang nakayapak basketbol."
"Ganyan ang mga tunay na idol kahit nasa PBA at sikat na hindi nakakalimot sa pinanggalingan...."
"Saludo ako sayo.. Kahit mataas n ang antas ng buhay mo nanatili kang mapagkumbaba!!!"
As reported earlier by KAMI, Marc Pingris proudly shared his inspiring rags to riches story. He used to sell ice buko and would even travel long distances to sell fish. With the success he reached, he wishes to inspire the youth of today.
Marc Pingris is the son of Erlinda Prado, a saleswoman before at SM Cubao who is now living in Pangasinan. Marc was only 3 years old when his father worked abroad.
Marc is married to Danica Sotto, the daughter of Vic Sotto and Dina Bonnevie. They have 2 children, namely, Michel and Micaela.
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