Originally Posted by AdRath
Height is also relevant because if you have shorter arms it is less distance to push or pull the weight. I have long arms and legs great for kickboxing but makes it much harder to put up big numbers.
Exactly. I have shorter arms, terrible for striking, but I also have tremendous strength. So my ground game is highly advanced compared to my striking. Sadly, I would be forced to cut weight, as you arent going to see a Middleweight at my height of 5'6"