Basketball Hoop Prices In South Africa

What is Basketball Hoop?


A backboard is a piece of basketball equipment. It is a raised vertical board with an attached basket consisting of a net suspended from a hoop. It is made of a flat, rigid piece of, often Plexiglas or tempered glass which also has the properties of safety glass when accidentally shattered.

Basketball Hoop Prices In South Africa

What size basketball hoop is best?

A good rule of thumb is to choose a backboard size based on the size of your playing space. If you’ve got a home court or a large driveway, go for 72” – 60” backboards. If you’re looking for a goal to put in a one-car driveway, shoot for the 54” – 44” range.

What is a full-size basketball hoop?

Throughout gyms, parks, and driveways around the world, basketball hoops are almost always 10 feet (3 meters) off the ground.

Some leagues for young children play on shorter hoops, but from junior high schools through the professional leagues, the game is played on hoops of the standard 10-foot height.

How much is a concrete basketball hoop?

The recommended hole size is 16 inches in diameter and 48 inches deep. You will need eleven 80-lb bags of concrete for the installation. IMPORTANT SAFETY PRECAUTION: Before you dig, call your local utilities to rule out the presence of buried cables including power, water, gas, and phone lines.

What is the height of a basketball hoop for 14-year-olds?



Ages 7-8Boys and Girls size 5 (27.5”)8′
Ages 9-11Boys and Girls size 6 (28.5”)9′
Ages 12-14Girls size 6 (28.5”) Boys size 7 (29.5”)10′
Grades 9-12Girls size 6 (28.5”) Boys size 7 (29.5”)10′