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24 May 2015
Mixed Martial Arts
Being exceptionally tall has numerous advantages, but what about with regards to sporting endeavour, particularly when it comes to combat sports. Now what exactly are the plus and minus points of height in terms of boxing, wrestling, mixed martial arts etc. How can a competitor use extra height to achieve a competitive advantage over a rival who has a different physical constitute.

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Let's look at the key parts of the taller sports person. First and foremost is the capability to reach and step further. Being taller implies longer arms and legs, in turn meaning longer reach ability and longer stride ability. It is a tremendous advantage in lots of sports, but in particular combat sports. In most fight type sports a...