Tag Archives: Vertical Jump

The NBA Bans The New “Concept 1″ Shoes From Athletic Propulsion Labs That Claims To Instantly Increase Your Vertical Jump

November 3, 2010


A new pair of shoes called “Concept 1′s” from a company called Athletic Propulsion Labs has been banned by the NBA.

These shoes cost $300 a pair and claim to increase your vertical jump by 3.5 inches or more, just by wearing them.

It’s supposed to make you jump higher by using a technology called “Load ‘N Launch”, a spring-like device installed on the soles of the shoes.

Now, this sounds fishy to me, so I did some digging, and found a cool video that puts the Concept 1′s to the test using real athletes…


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Damien Walters “Free Running” : What’s His Vertical Jump?

October 14, 2009


Damien Walters from the United Kingdom is a professional stuntman and free runner.

He also coaches gymnastics.

I just came across this video today and his stuff is INCREDIBLE.

It takes some serious flexibility, creativity, jumping ability and PRACTICE to do the stuff he does.

I wonder what his vertical jump is.

What do you think it is?

Lemme know by leaving a comment below.


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Khadour Ziani Displaying His Incredible 50+ Inch Vertical Jump

September 4, 2009

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Khadour Ziani is a 5′ 10″ French dunker (originally from Algeria) rumored to have a 56 inch vertical jump.

I don’t know if he can jump that high, but he is one of my favorite dunkers of all time (gotta rep for the short guys).

He has some pretty SICK dunks, especially when he jumps off one foot.

His signature dunk is a 360 off one foot, and he is also famous for his ability to KICK the rim.

Let me know what you think of his dunks by leaving a comment below.

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The Best Vertical Jump Exercises

July 1, 2009


If you are like me, you have spent months or even years training to increase your vertical jump.

You have invested hundreds of dollars in vertical jump programs that promised to increase your vertical by “8-14 inches”.

All this has left you confused as to what exercises really work to improve your vertical jump…

If you are like me, you are extremely frustrated with the sheer amount of so called “vertical jump exercises” and you are tired of all those ‘good-for-nothing-but-take-your-hard-earned-money’ vertical jump programs.

After years testing different vertical jump programs and the exercises found within them, I have narrowed down the top 7 vertical jump exercises that you can immediately add to your training to see dramatic improvements in your vertical leap.

These are TESTED and PROVEN exercises that are guaranteed to improve your vertical leap, so make sure you add them to your current training regimen.

I have personally used these exercises to take my vertical jump to the 40 inch mark.

To view the top 7 vertical jump exercises, click here.

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Every Secret On How To Jump Higher Revealed

May 14, 2009


Hi, and welcome to Vertical Jump Zone, the internet’s premiere vertical jump website.

A great vertical jump is key to your success as an athlete, no matter which sport you play. Therefore, you should always be striving to increase your vertical jump.

On this website, you will find everything you need to know about how to jump higher and increase your vertical.

It doesn’t matter whether you’re a beginner in jump training or you’re advanced and have been training for years.

We will help you increase your vertical leap even though you’ve failed with other programs before.

There are so make hyped up vertical jump programs that don’t work, and we will tell you exactly which ones will work for you.

You can trust our vertical leap program reviews because they are unbiased.

If you like this site, feel free to tell your friends about it.

Okay, let your journey to achieving your athletic goals and dreams begin!

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