## How high should my basketball hoop be?

The recommended heights for basketball goals are the same for male and female.

For professional basketball all the way down to 6th grade the goal is 10-feet.

For 5th grade, the goal should be placed at 9-feet.

And for the 3rd and 4th grade(8 to 10 years-old) 8-foot rims..

## What size basketball should a 8 year old use?

Size 5FOR AGES 5 – 8 YEARS. Size 5 is the standard basketball size for both boys and girls aged 5 – 8 years old. The Size 5 basketball has a circumference of 27.5″ (69.5cm).

## How high should a basketball hoop be for a 12 year old?

10 feetHoop Size for 12 Years-Old For kids who are 12 years old or older, a regular rim might be too high to play with. But since these kids are growing and constantly improving their skills on the court, the basketball hoop size for kids is 10 feet.

## How high should a basketball hoop be for a 13 year old?

ten feetThe height of the basket will be ten feet.