What size basketball does Elementary use?
Size 4. With a circumference of 25.5” and a weight of only 14 oz, these child-friendly basketballs are ideal for children ages 4-8.
What size basketball do first graders use?
For the Youth Program (K/1st/2nd grade) and 3rd and 4th graders (boys and girls, traveling and in-house) the Junior size ball (27.5”) is used.
What size basketball do 5 year olds use?
This is the standard youth basketball you find in most stores. Size 4 25.5” 14 oz Boys and girls ages 5-8 years old. Size 3 22” 10 oz Boys and girls ages 4-8 years old. Also known as “mini” basketball.
What size is a 6 year old boy?
General Size Guide
What age uses full size basketball?
Men age 15 and up should play with an Official Size (29.5”) basketball. At age 15, men now have the required strength, skill, and size to handle the largest size basketball.
What height should a basketball hoop be for a 7 year old?
Basketball Hoop Height for 4, 5, 6, and 7-year-old Kids. American Sport Education Program (ASEP) officially recommends that you start with a 6 to 7 feet tall basketball hoop. Our suggestion would be to stick with 6 feet.