How do you pick a basketball size?
1. Age of Players
- Between the ages of 2 and 4, TARMAK recommends that you choose a size 1 basketball.
- For a child aged between 4 and 6, U7 baby basket category, choose a size 3 ball.
- For girls and boys, between 7 and 10 years old, category U9 mini chicks and U11 chicks, choose size 5 .
How tall is a basketball?
The top of the hoop is 10 feet (305 cm) above the ground. Regulation backboards are 6 feet (183 cm) wide by 3.5 feet (107 cm) tall. All basketball rims (hoops) are 18 inches (46 cm) in diameter.
What size is a size 5 basketball?
Basketball Size Chart – Recommended Sizes for Kids & Adults
|Size 7||29.5″||22 oz|
|Size 6||28.5″||20 oz|
|Size 5||27.5″||17 oz|
|Size 4||25.5″||14 oz|
What age is a size 3 basketball for?
It is recommended for boys and girls ages 8-12. The Mini International Size 3 basketball has a circumference between 22 to 22.5 inches. It weighs 10.5-11.25 ounces. It is recommended for younger children ages 5-8.