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yes it can, why do you think Basketball players where basketball shoes it makes them jump higher

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Does the height of a person effect their jumping distance?

Your height does not effect your jumping distance at a standing position but your skill of jumping and using your arms and legs will increase the distance of the jump.

Can Adidas effect an athlete's jumping height?

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What is the average jumping height of a high school basketball player?

The average jumping height is 10 feet.(In America)

Where can you buy jumping shoes online?

Many sites carry jump shoes. For example, Kangoo Jumps can be bought from their site kangoojumps com., but you can also find jumping shoes at onlineshoes com.

What is the jumping running shoes at the store section?

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Who can tell me online store that sells jumping running shoes?

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Should you get jumping stilts or free running shoes?

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Who was the inventor of jump shoes?

Jump shoes, as their name implies, are supposedly an aid for jumping and training. A popular application is in basketball. The inventor of jump shoes is accredited to Dr. Yoshiro Nakamatsu, a prolific inventor who created such things as the "PyonPyon" which are jumping shoes with springs inside the soles.

Would jumping increase your height?

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Which insect can jump 200 times its own height?

Jumping fleas are capable of jumping 200 times its own height. This is an important adaptation to living on the skin of animals.

Are Asics gel cumulus 12 good fitness shoes?

By experience running in these shoes I wouldn't recommend jumping in these, you can feel your feet while you jump. The cushioning is great for running, but not as much as jumping.

What height are the fences in a horse jumping competition?

Horse jumping competition or also known as "show jumping", "stadium or open jumping" ,or "jumpers" in short, is a level up game and each level has an obstacle or fence with specific measurement of heights. For example, level 1,fences 3'0" in height while level 2, fences are 3'33" in height, so on and so forth.

What is the average height of a jump in show jumping?

The height of jumps can vary form 2 ft. in a beginners division to about 6.6ft. in Grand Prix show-jumping. The average height of a jump in a local show is about 3-4 ft.

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Why does playing basketball increase your height?

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

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