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Old 08-14-08, 08:54 PM   #1
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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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Old 08-14-08, 09:26 PM   #2
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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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Old 08-14-08, 09:39 PM   #3
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Height 75"

Wingsan 76"

I have long legs a short torso also, just call me lanky
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Old 08-14-08, 09:44 PM   #4
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I used to be six feet even, since I've been bionic I'm five eleven.
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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.
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Old 08-14-08, 09:50 PM   #6
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72 h

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Six footish and I have no freakin idea.
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Old 08-15-08, 06:56 AM   #8
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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.
yup finger tip to finger tip. I am learning to swim and am terrible at it too.
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Six footish and I have no freakin idea.
Looking at your avatar, id say 1 inch.
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Old 08-15-08, 07:00 AM   #9
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Old 08-15-08, 07:18 AM   #11
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72" and 72"

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


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Dang, am I the only person here with a shorter wingspan than height?
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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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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.
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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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I think I just dislocated my shoulder
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Comes in handy for rock climbing I'm pretty lanky...
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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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77" and 77"
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75" & 77.5"
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