Apex teens go viral with creative ping pong video


APEX, N.C. (WTVD) — So how does one make a viral video? Whereas there are a number of concepts swirling round on the web, 4 teenagers from Apex figured it out.

Kevin Conroy, 19, Brien Conroy, 18, Colin Tiller, 17, and Reid Hudson, 14, discovered themselves bored on the night of Dec. 27 and made their solution to the storage to play ping pong.

“From there we simply went loopy,” Brien mentioned. “Me and Reid began becoming bored with regular paddles so we used pickleball paddles.”

The end result was a virtually 30-second-long video revealed to Tik Tok.

Reid posted the video to his Tik Tok to little fanfare compared to Brien’s put up, which went viral.

“It went viral fairly quick,” he added. “And I would say just a few days in the past, that is when ESPN DM’d me and Hustle Highlights.”

Different media retailers additionally picked up the video since its publication.

The video ended when Roxie the canine had a paddle strapped to her and did not hit the ball.

“Roxie!” the boys shouted.

The boys had no concept their storage video would have acquired the eye it already has.

“We had an concept that it might presumably be an honest video,” Colin mentioned. “However we had zero concept that different totally different massive platforms might decide it up. As quickly as we completed this one, we began arising with different concepts for the subsequent one. I really feel like in the event you do an element one to something, there’s at all times going to be stress to high it. However I really feel just like the stress is extra coming from ourselves than different individuals.”

As of now, the 4 have but to say particularly what’s going to observe.

“As quickly because the pool opens we’ll be tearing up the diving board,” Brien mentioned.

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