Stars are made famous by their fans who appreciate what they do and are in love with their private and public lifestyle regardless of anything. However, this is a different case for Laurence Lavey, a fanatic sports fan. Lavey’s interest in sports has carried him to witness hundreds of matches around the world, and as a result of his enthusiasm in sporting events coupled with his constant attendance, he became a public figure in 2012 and also earned the name Marlins Man.
Laurence Lavey is not only a sports fan, but he is also an American legal luminary with a degree from a Florida based law school, and he currently runs his own legal firm – learn more.
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Who is Marlins Man?
American Sports supporter cum lawyer Laurence Leavy popularly known as Marlins man was born on the 13th day of October 1956, in his hometown of North Miami Beach Florida, USA. Records have it that he first studied at the Emory University before he had his master degree at the Florida State University, and then proceeded to the University of Miami school of law in Florida, where he graduated with a degree in legal studies.
Laurence grew up to have an immense passion for sports and with this zeal, he frequently attends sporting events. It is on record that he started supporting the Miami Marlins since 1993 – the same year the team was established. Furthermore, he has attended numerous sporting events on different occasions across the globe. He was at the world series game four between the Detroit Tigers and the San Francisco Giants. He was present at the western conference semifinals playoff and he has attended other sporting events like the NBA final game hosted in Quicken Loans Arena, National Football League Championship series both in 2016 and in 2018.
Notably, Marlins Man is known to have attended a total of 27 Super Bowl matches, over 95 World Series games, 90 NBA final matches, as well as hundreds of basketball and baseball playoff matches.
Not only that, Laurence stated that the most part of his year is usually spent on traveling around the world to attend sports events and he makes sure he pays for the front row seats in order to enable him to view the matches properly. More so, Marlins Man is this kind of personality who has maintained a strong interpersonal relationship with other sports supporters like him and at times they gather together to take pictures.