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Old 11-23-2008, 09:40 AM   #46
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Do you play football?

No, no one in Saudi Arabia plays football lol.

On an unrelated note, i did get close to dunking today off of one foot, the P.E teacher even said all i needed was an inch and it would have been a dunk.
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Old 11-23-2008, 11:01 AM   #47
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Oh, duh. I forgot you lived in Saudi.
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Old 11-23-2008, 06:20 PM   #48
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About 30 inch.
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Old 12-01-2008, 06:34 PM   #49
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About 35 inches I belive.
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Old 12-06-2008, 05:32 PM   #50
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about 21" standing/1 step. 5'2 13 y/o girl
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Old 12-06-2008, 11:19 PM   #51
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about 21" standing/1 step. 5'2 13 y/o girl
omg, my standing vert is lower than 13 year old girl's...
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Old 12-07-2008, 05:49 PM   #52
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You don't need a good vertical if you can just drop the ball into the hoop without even jumping...but for everybody else then you might have to actually jump.
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Old 12-12-2008, 12:13 PM   #53
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Back in college I had about a 35" on a run up. Never really measured the one foot, or standing vert. I'm short tho, 5'-11" with no real wingspan (as in, my wingspan doesn't exceed my height). All I could do was grab rim.

After my Rhuematoid arthritis, my vert is like 12" if I'm lucky.
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Old 12-13-2008, 01:09 AM   #54
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im 16 75kg i think thats like 165pounds i think and 182cm - 6ft my standing vert is about 55cms-63cm or 22-25inchs depends if its a good day or bad day. sorry for both imperial and metric im from oz we use imperial and im not too sure about my conversions
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Old 01-29-2009, 06:26 AM   #55
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im 19 at 5'7 with a running vert of just over 32inches. hows that?
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Old 01-29-2009, 10:53 AM   #56
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i been playing ball since grade school, never really took it seriously, as in doing individual drills, practice, etc.. never tried a jumping program.. have only worked out my legs on occasions.. im 5'9 170lbs and sadly my running vertical is around 25 inches...
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Old 01-29-2009, 05:03 PM   #57
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I have a 26' vert with one step.
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Old 02-08-2009, 03:43 PM   #58
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36" (I'm 16, 5' 11")
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Old 03-14-2009, 06:27 PM   #59
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36" (I'm 16, 5' 11")
That's not bad...I don't think I know anyone with that high of a vertical to be honest! Mine is like 8-9 inches shorter than that (but I can just barely touch the rim even though I have a 7,7 ish standing reach w/ shoes on). Can you dunk btw?
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Old 03-14-2009, 07:01 PM   #60
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Not sure what it is now, but I was able to hit 36" at age 17. Not bad for a 5'11" white guy.
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