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Though it might seem like playing Basketball helps you grow taller since most basketball players are tall, that is not the case.

Playing basketball does not affect your height any more then any other sport activity.

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Can i grow my hide by playing basketball?

yes, u can grow your height by playing basketball. mostly, u must have seen people who play basketball are tall and fit. this is because basketball includes jumps.

How do you increase your height after 17?

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advantage-it helps to grow our height

Why does playing basketball increase your height?

Because basketball requires a lot of jumping, and jumping helps stimulate growth.

I am 5'8 in height and want to grow to 5'10 or 6' Tell you how to attain it?

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What kind of basketball did Evan turner grow playing?

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Why do basketball players grow so tall?

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The height of seventh grade basketball hoop?

7th graders should be shooting/playing on a hoop of standard height. Which is 10 feet.

Which is world's best height growth medicine?

It has been proved that swimming, eating fruits like bananas and playing sports like netball and basketball help you grow, but it mostly down to genes.

Did the height of basketball hoop change?

No it did not change. The Height Of A Basketball hoop is 10ft.

What is the average height of a basketball player?

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Height of regulation basketball hoop?

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What is a standard basketball rim height?

10 feet from the top of the rim to the playing floor directly below.

Do you need skills or height to play basketball?

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What is the height of a basketball gym?

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Do height grow after 19 for boys?

Absolutely yes and depends, men grow until 21-22, in fact i heard about a basketball player( can't remember who) who increased his height in 29cm from 19's to 21's (1.73 cm before: 202 cm after), also swimming, volleyball and basketball can help to increase your height!! or stretching exercises.

What are the advantages of playing basketball?

Playing basketball will NOT increase your height, but it does have advantages:you learn to be coordinatedyou learn to communicate with others effectivelyyou learn to obey your team leadersyou learn to work as a teamyou learn how to win and lose maturely

How can your hair grow longer and faster?

eat healthy and properly.swimming is good for increasing height .play basketball every day

How tall do you have to be to play basketball?

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the basketball heightis Harvey

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What is the height of youth basketball hoop?

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