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Old 07-27-2010, 09:31 AM   #9
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Default Re: Bill Russell Vertical Leap

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Originally Posted by plowking
Let's have a look.

The high jump average has increased by over a foot since Shaq's day and Russell's...

So there goes that theory...

Russell and Wilt were long jumpers too. Since 1968 how much longer is the long jump record? 2" ...yes 2 ".

AND, give Wilt and Russell all the benefits of modern rechnology, training (technique), equipment (shoes and surface), nutrition, and medicine...and how much higher would they have jumped?
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