The first high five supposedly happened at Dodgers Stadium between Glenn Burke and Dusty Baker in 1977. Since then, it has been a commonly used symbol of a job well done. But if you’ve ever wondered why sometimes you get that perfect connection, and other times you don’t, it’s because of elbow height.
If you want to get that perfect high five connection with someone, the best way to do it is to look at their elbow. This will make you match elbow height with them, and you’ll never miss again.