Oaxaca de Juárez.- The lady Andrea Garcia, 71 years oldbecame a social media sensation after her grandson posted a TikTok video where appears playing basketball like a professional with his team of artisans.
The mother of six children lives in a wooden house with a dirt floor, where she takes care of her youngest grandchildren and plans the craft classes she teaches with love and dedication.
The video of granny playing basketball was posted on the TikTok account of his grandson J Carlos. The clip quickly exceeded 900,000 views and generated all kinds of comments, where they compared her to Michael Jordan and congratulated her on her skills with the ball.
Although the video has already been circulating on social networks for several days, the popularity that it brought Andrea has not decreased. Even national and international media have searched for her in the Mixtec mountains to conduct several interviews.
The famous basketball granny has stated in various interviews that she migrated from Chalcatongo de Hidalgo to Mexico City when she was very young to work as a domestic worker and returned to her hometown at the age of 50 to fulfill her most longed-for dream, to go to the school.
Now, at 71 years of age and having completed primary school, the grandmother recommends the population to exercise so that they stay strong.
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In addition to the basketball and craft classes she teaches, the woman is also involved in peach picking, as can be seen in the other videos posted on TikTok by her grandson.