Quick Answer: Can A 5 Foot 5 Person Dunk?

Who is the shortest dunker ever?

William EastonThe Shortest Dunker in the World – only 5’2 ft William Easton..

Can you dunk 5 6?

Dunking is possible. … 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 five foot person dunk?

Difficult: 5′ 7″ – 5′ 9″ While not impossible, dunking at this height will be tough for most people. Let’s assume you’re 5 foot 9 and have average length arms. 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.

How high can a 5 4 person jump?

I am terribly sorry, but you can’t. According to this calculator , a 5′ 4″ guy with average arm length needs to jump 41″ in order to dunk.

What is the average height to dunk?

6’4″I’d say 6’4″ is a good average height for an average person to start to be able to dunk. Shorter than that and dunking equals above average vertical leap. My arm extends about 18 inches above my head.