The POOF-Slinky 850BL POOF 7-Inch Foam Basketball provides a safe, soft and fun way to teach someone how to play basketball while having tons of outside fun in the yard, pool or indoors. The 7-inch basketball is made of soft, safe foam with a durable outer skin and perfect for indoor or outdoor play. This ball is sized perfectly for kids or juniors and great for developing hand-eye coordination. Use this foam basketball to safely teach basic basketball skills or to dribble, pass and shoot the ball like a real pro. The molded foam looks and feels like a traditional basketball and will provide hours of fun and exercise. POOF foam balls have become the preferred choice by teachers for their students during indoor and outdoor school sport activities. POOF's Foam Basketball is made in the U.S.A., comes in a variety of bright colors and makes a great gift for anyone who enjoys sports. POOF continues to be the leading manufacturer of foam sport balls and a frontrunner in flying, water and activity toys that create lasting childhood memories. The POOF-Slinky 850BL POOF 7-Inch Foam Basketball is recommended for children 5-years of age and older. POOF-Slinky is the manufacturer of the world famous Slinky and the top selling POOF foam sport balls in North America, both manufactured in Plymouth, MI and Hollidaysburg, PA. Ideal and Scientific Explorer are other well-known brands, rounding out the POOF-Slinky family. With roots in the toy industry for over 100-years, POOF-Slinky brands continue to grow and broaden. New generations of kids, their parents and grandparents have proven that classic toys never go out of style!