Unified Basketball | 5 years with SOAZ
Very Sociable and Loves Talking to Everyone
Marino enjoys being involved in Special Olympics Arizona, as it allows him to play sports with other people who have disabilities and with people who accept him for who he is. He says that it is not hard, as a considers himself a very nice person, who is very sociaable and loves to talk to everyone! Basketball is his favorite sport and he says his team is like a family. According to him, "We motivate each other, push each other and have fun. I believe hard work pays off and I play basketball for three hours every day." When he is not playing basketball, Marino enjoys playing video games and working out. When asked about how he felt attending the 2019 World Games, he says, "playing basketball in the World Games is the chance of a lifetime; I get to be a part of something big while playing the sport I love."