Page 1 of 5 12345 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 71
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 53,291, Level: 71
    Level completed: 50%, Points required for next Level: 759
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    isubeatle's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    1,392
    Points
    53,291
    Level
    71
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 72
    Given: 149

    How many of you can dunk?

    and i'm not talking about one of these haha


    one of my goals in working out and getting into shape is that i want to be able to dunk on a 10ft hoop. I'm 6'2" 185lbs and i've never been able to come close. the past few months i've really been working on my legs in hopes of dunking someday.



  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 450,081, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    Rochester, MN
    Posts
    24,856
    Points
    450,081
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 729
    Given: 276

    Re: How many of you can dunk?

    I'm 6'2" and can one hand dunk...yet I can't flat foot the rim



  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 709,363, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 50.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    3TrueFans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    29,811
    Points
    709,363
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 7,950
    Given: 867

    Re: How many of you can dunk?

    Get some of these:



    Jimmy couldn't jump at all before he got these. Jimmy was just like you.




    Eyes closed, head first, can't lose.

  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 959,996, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 91.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    66,614
    Points
    959,996
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9,319
    Given: 8,230

    Re: How many of you can dunk?

    I'm not telling you people. You'll steal my moves. My moves are mine. They belong to me.


    Kansas Must Be Destroyed

    Sic Semper Jayhawks




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  5. #5
    Starter
    Points: 22,529, Level: 45
    Level completed: 98%, Points required for next Level: 21
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    clone319's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Posts
    720
    Points
    22,529
    Level
    45
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: How many of you can dunk?

    6'3" about 190, can pretty easily, was able to start doing it consistently this year



  6. #6
    KFitzy87
    Guest

    Re: How many of you can dunk?

    I can get high enough but can't palm it well enough to get the ball down... Sigh



  7. #7
    Speechless
    Points: 233,058, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 31.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialCreated Album picturesVeteran50000 Experience Points
    dmclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    50131
    Posts
    15,267
    Points
    233,058
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 986
    Given: 1,447

    Re: How many of you can dunk?

    I could dunk when I was young. A couple of years ago I was in a gym with no one around and I tried. oh my God it was ugly. I couldn't come close to touching the rim and i'm the same weight I was in high school.



  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 338,819, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 61.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    VeloClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Brooklyn Park, MN
    Posts
    20,300
    Points
    338,819
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 6,112
    Given: 11,964

    Re: How many of you can dunk?

    Check out this time lapse of my dunk...



    "There are five real good recruits in the state. We got three of them. One couldn’t get into school, and the other went to (the University of) Iowa...which is about the same thing." - Coach Johnny Orr

  9. #9
    Legend
    Points: 181,303, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    The_Architect's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Focus Town
    Posts
    12,466
    Points
    181,303
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 867
    Given: 3,870

    Re: How many of you can dunk?

    I wish.

    I'm 5'11 and can dunk a tennis ball. In college I could tip dunk a basketball but that's about it. Hands aren't big enough to grip the ball.

    #shortguyproblems


    Kansas wears Adidas.

  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 227,057, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience PointsCreated Album pictures
    Clones21's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    17,558
    Points
    227,057
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 8
    Given: 0

    Re: How many of you can dunk?

    Only 5'9" and can one hand dunk a little ball.


    "Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing."

  11. #11
    Speechless
    Points: 233,058, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 31.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialCreated Album picturesVeteran50000 Experience Points
    dmclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    50131
    Posts
    15,267
    Points
    233,058
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 986
    Given: 1,447

    Re: How many of you can dunk?

    Btw-I was 6'1 230 when I could dunk.



  12. #12
    Recruit
    Points: 4,861, Level: 20
    Level completed: 53%, Points required for next Level: 189
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience Points1 year registered

    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    Mason City, Iowa
    Posts
    107
    Points
    4,861
    Level
    20
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: How many of you can dunk?

    6'3 180, can easily with 1 hand and 2 hands off 1 foot (when my knees aren't hurting) but havent figured out the 2 foot gather yet



  13. #13
    All-Star
    Points: 53,291, Level: 71
    Level completed: 50%, Points required for next Level: 759
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    isubeatle's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    1,392
    Points
    53,291
    Level
    71
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 72
    Given: 149

    Re: How many of you can dunk?

    Quote Originally Posted by IcSyU View Post
    I'm 6'2" and can one hand dunk...yet I can't flat foot the rim
    well i'm very excited for you. I've always been really skinny and had chicken legs and i've never had much of a vertical at all.

    This just happens to be a small goal i set, you can set some other goal for yourself!



  14. #14
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 6,995, Level: 24
    Level completed: 89%, Points required for next Level: 55
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    327
    Points
    6,995
    Level
    24
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 197
    Given: 66

    Re: How many of you can dunk?

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Get some of these:



    Jimmy couldn't jump at all before he got these. Jimmy was just like you.

    Hope you can get some tail by hanging on the rim bud, because the girls/your wife aint gonna want anything to do with you when they see you wearing these around town/school/work. It's not worth it bud, take the lay up.



  15. #15
    Pro
    Points: 47,583, Level: 67
    Level completed: 46%, Points required for next Level: 767
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    shagcarpetjesus's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    3,145
    Points
    47,583
    Level
    67
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 284
    Given: 145

    Re: How many of you can dunk?

    Quote Originally Posted by KFitzy87 View Post
    I can get high enough but can't palm it well enough to get the ball down... Sigh
    You know what they say about small hands.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBA
  • Football Season Opener vs. UNI
  • September 3, 2016
  • 07:00 PM