The Average UK Adult Height for

Men is 5"9 and for Women is 5"4.

If You Are Looking At This Page

Then You are Most Likely Very Much Taller.

Don't Worry. You Are Not Alone.


We are a collective of tall individuals who have since 1991 supported our fellow tallies.

A recent online survey said that the worst thing about being very tall is that you cannot hide in crowds.

Now Yes, this may be an issue and gets a laugh.

But we know that the challenges faced by the vertically blessed can run much deeper.

Have you ever found yourself frustrated on a daily basis by silly questions and unwarranted attention?

Or just simply can`t find a pair of shoes big enough?

Then The Tall Persons Club is Where You Need To Be.

Find open resource on advice, stories, clothing and events, as well as membership to our very exclusive club with benefits, such as monthly newsletters and entry to our closed Facebook page.


A number of medical conditions are known to have additional height as one of the symptoms. The following is by no means a comprehensive list, but does cover the main syndromes.


Not all tall people are adults so we are keen to provide advice to tall children, teenagers and their parents. As it can be very challenging growing up taller than all your friends


We have gathered a whole bunch of suppliers that specialise in products for tall people from clothing that is long enough on the arms to beds where your feet don't poke out the end.


Founded in 1991 by Phil Heinricy, the Tall Persons Club GB & Ireland is an independent non-profit organisation dedicated to providing information and promoting the interests of tall people.

If you are above average height, know someone who is, or have children who are taller than average, the Tall Persons Club aims to offer support, guidance, practical information, and a social outlet that facilitates the meeting of equally elevated souls. Joining the Tall Persons Club can help you gain confidence, and inspire you to improve matters not just for tall people, but for all people.


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