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Short men vs. Tall men.

  1. Nov 29, 2008 #1
    Is parkour suitable for tall men to practice? Will it add larger probability to tall men to get hurt considering taller men has lower bearing surface to body mass ratio?
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  3. Dec 1, 2008 #2
    Isn't anyone interested in this topic? Or doesn't anyone know it?
  4. Dec 3, 2008 #3


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    The last applied to me, I had to google it. I think it will be easier if you are tall, as you can more easily reach over longer distances.
  5. Dec 4, 2008 #4
    The taller you are the more easily you can reach over longer distances, but the heavier weight will impact your legs when you jump. I think tall people are more likely to get fratured bones when we falling from a high site. I'm 6'5, and I would avoid to do such things cause I awlays have a terrior of falling.
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