A guide to helping parents choose the correct tennis balls based on kids' ages.

 

5 year olds or younger

Ball: Oversized high-density foam balls, these lightweight foam balls have an oversized diameter made for simple learning.

 

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5-7 year olds

Ball: Red low-compression balls, these compression balls bounce 75% less than conventional tennis balls for a softer feel ideal for young kids starting out. 

 

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7-9 year olds

Ball: Orange low-compression balls, these compression balls bounce 50% less than conventional tennis balls allowing greater control for longer rallies.

 

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9-10 year olds

Ball: Green low-compression balls, these compression balls bounce 25% less than conventional tennis balls ideal for advanced for older kids starting to play on a full length tennis court and can also be enjoyable for adults who require a slower playing tennis ball. 

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