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He will need to jump around 30 inches to reach the hoop and by adding additional 6 inches, he can dunk perfectly with a 36 inches jump. Can a 5’6 person dunk? It is unlike to dunk with that height but it is not impossible.

## Can you dunk 5 6?

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.

## What vertical do you need to dunk at 5 5?

How many people do you know who are 5’5″ and can dunk? Brandon Todd is 5’5″ and can dunk a basketball. At that height, you need a 42+ inches vertical leap to have a chance of putting the ball in the hoop. This is pretty insane.

## How high can a 5 foot person jump?

Brett Williams jumped an incredible 1.651 metres (5 feet 5 inches) in Texas, in 2019. Williams said that it took him three years of training to be able to set this world record for a vertical jump.

## How tall do you have to be to dunk at 5 8?

If you are 5’8″ with normal length arms, I would say you need to jump about 35-40″ to dunk. This is a standing vertical. That’s a lot, that’s why i say you are near the border. Most nba players in this range would be considered “athletic”.

## 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.

## What vertical Do I need to dunk at 5 6?

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 6 inches 7’9” 33 inches
7’10” 32 inches
7’11” 31 inches

## Can a 5 foot 11 person dunk?

At the same time, an average-sized guy–say, 5-11–won’t have a chance without at least a little athletic ability. Dunking isn’t for everybody, but many men at least have a chance at pulling it off. Even so, it depends on a lot of variables for those on the fringe. Many guys have excess weight that keep them grounded.

## What’s the highest anyone has ever jumped?

There is a Guinness World Record standing jump of 65 inches, set by Brett Williams in 2019. The standing platform jump involves an athlete jumping from the ground up to a platform set to a precise height.

## How high can a person jump without being hurt?

A height of 15 meters can be fatal and most people do not deliberately jump beyond that height unless to escape a burning building. I believe the greatest height any person has survived falling from without a injury, such as a broken bone is 22,000 ft.

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## How tall do you have to be to dunk in 2k21?

Animation Requirements

Animation Min Height Driving Dunk
Dunks
Rim Grazers Off One 5’7 26+
Rim Grazers Off Two 5’7 26+
Basic One-Handers Off One 5’7 50+

## Is a 30 inch vertical good?

A good high school athlete will have a vertical jump of 24 to 28 inches. A very good jump would be in the 28- to 32-inch range. An athlete with an excellent vertical jump would rise 32 to 36 inches. Anything above 36 inches would put a high school athlete at the top of his class.