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If I am heavier, can I still be a flyer?

Maybe, there are skills and abilities that flyers need to possess in order to effectively execute lifts and throws however your ability to use those skills and abilities can sometimes be limited by your height and weight simply because of laws and physics. Typically flyers are girls between 5’0” and 5’4” because not only are they more commonly lighter and easier to lift, but also because shorter legs and arms make it easier to move quickly in the air. 

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