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    Dude wheres my guads? skinnyone's Avatar
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    What is your height and your wingspan

    After watching all these graphics about swimmers and their wingspans, I am now curious.

    Height - 71"
    Wing span - 77"

    Unfortunately I have a short torso and long legs. Apprently a no can has for being a good swimmer. Phelps just dodged a bullet.

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    Height- 72"

    Wingspan- 70.5"

    My dad is an inch shorter than me but his wingspan is 72.25"

    Curious...

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    Height 75"

    Wingsan 76"

    I have long legs a short torso also, just call me lanky
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    My neck cost me an inch.
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    wing span is finger tip to finger tip?

    69" wingspan
    67" height.

    shorter torso, slightly longer legs.
    I'm terrible at swimming, unless it's a back crawl.
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
    http://sanfrancisco.ibtimes.com/arti...ger-photos.htm

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    72 h

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    Six footish and I have no freakin idea.
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    Quote Originally Posted by AEO View Post
    wing span is finger tip to finger tip?

    69" wingspan
    67" height.

    shorter torso, slightly longer legs.
    I'm terrible at swimming, unless it's a back crawl.
    yup finger tip to finger tip. I am learning to swim and am terrible at it too.
    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    Six footish and I have no freakin idea.
    Looking at your avatar, id say 1 inch.

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    h: 68"
    span: 70 3/4"

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    Height: 178.5 cm (70.3")
    Span: 184 cm (72.4")

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    72" and 72"

    edit: haha, just got the measuring tape to 74" span

    Last edited by Taerom; 08-15-08 at 07:23 AM.

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    Height: 1.72m (all torso)

    Wingspan: 1.77m
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    Dang, am I the only person here with a shorter wingspan than height?

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    Dang, am I the only person here with a shorter wingspan than height?
    Maybe you shouldn't have had your arms amputated at the elbows.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Taerom View Post
    Maybe you shouldn't have had your arms amputated at the elbows.
    But all the cool kids were doing it!

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    Height = 67"
    Span = 70"

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    A la "wingspan," I've always considered a better descriptive term for "tread" or "Q factor" would be "crankspan." Agreed?

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    I've always been told your wingspan = your height, but this totally disproves that notion.
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
    http://sanfrancisco.ibtimes.com/arti...ger-photos.htm

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    Quote Originally Posted by AEO View Post
    I've always been told your wingspan = your height, but this totally disproves that notion.
    I think it's always been more like

    span ~ height

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    height: 66.5"
    wingspan: 70"

    Comes in handy for rock climbing I'm pretty lanky...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Malistryx View Post
    height: 66.5"
    wingspan: 70"

    Comes in handy for rock climbing I'm pretty lanky...
    Dang. I always thought I had long arms...this is depressing

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    height: 65"
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    I'm a square

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    77" and 77"

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    75" & 77.5"

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