Manuel is 17 years old. he has several hobbies which he enjoys doing in his spare time, basketball, volleyball, soccer, table tennis, track and field, and several other sports. Another hobby of his is solving Rubik’s cubes of different shapes and sizes, he can solve a normal 3x3 Rubik’s cube in under 20 seconds consistently with a personal best of around 11 seconds. He also enjoy making origami in his spare time. he started making origami in junior high when he saw creative origami creations made by his computer teacher. This fascinated him to start making origami of his own. Since then, he has made various types of origami which always seem to impress others.