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Thread: Increasing height
02-23-2005, 01:54 AM #1
I am currently 17 years old, and somwhere around 6-5 or 6-6 . I´d like to know what I can do to increase my height by three inches . What tips must I follow to boost up my growth. I am really curious and looking foreward to a quick reply. Thank you.
02-23-2005, 10:31 AM #2
........ aren't you already tall enough....?
well, at least taller than 99% of the badminton population (asians)??? lol
anyways, drink lots of milk and get plenty of sleep. i heard you grow the most when you sleep...
02-23-2005, 12:11 PM #3
I don't think there's a healthy way to increase your length with a couple of inches.
02-23-2005, 01:46 PM #4
That depends on the genes. I heard that some college basketball players grew 3 or 4 more inches in 4 years. But usually Asians slow down at 17. Yang Yang won the world championship at 5'7". I think Ardy is about the same height. So height is not that important in badminton.
Last edited by Qidong; 02-23-2005 at 01:51 PM.
02-24-2005, 04:00 AM #5
Thanks for you reply. The reason why I want to increase because I am planning to play at a college basketball team next fall, when I actually get enrolled. I believe that this may improve my game and make me a more versatile player. Do you know what these college players do to increase this much?
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