You’ll then have a standing reach of around 7 foot 7 inches. That means you’ll need to jump 29 inches to touch the rim. To dunk, you’ll need to be jumping around 35 inches high, which would be considered impressive even in professional sports.
What vertical do you need to dunk at 7 foot?
Am I Tall Enough To Dunk?
|Required vertical jump with 10 feet rim height (includes 6 inches of extra reach for comfortable dunking)|
|Height||Standing Reach||Required vertical jump|
|5 feet 3 inches||7’6”||36 inches|
Can a 5’6 person dunk?
Greatest game ever invented! Originally Answered: Can a 5 foot 6 person dunk? Let’s say you’re five foot six, with a 7’2 standing reach and weigh 135 pounds you would need a 34 inch vertical to touch the rim and a 40 inch vertical to dunk, so you would have to be hyper-athletic.
Can a 6 2 person dunk?
6′2 and cannot dunk.
Can a 5 4 person dunk?
According to this calculator, a 5′ 4″ guy with average arm length needs to jump 41″ in order to dunk.
How high do you have to jump to dunk at 5 11?
Height: 5′ 8″ – 5′ 11″ Difficulty: 8/10. Once you start getting closer to 6 foot tall dunking starts to become a little easier to achieve. At this height you will need to jump around 23 inches to touch the rim and 29 inches to dunk a full sized basketball.
Why can I touch the rim but can’t dunk?
People really underestimate the huge difference between being able to touch the rim and being able to dunk. You have to get the entire height of the basketball over the rim, plus have the momentum to actually put it through the rim. That takes more height to be able to be up there long enough to crank it back a little.
Can a 5 foot 8 person dunk?
At this height you will need to jump around 23 inches to touch the rim and 29 inches to dunk a full sized basketball. So, basically in the height of 5′8″, Its quite difficult but you can make it .