The 8.5 inches Champion Sports Playground Ball set comes in a pack of six in attractive colors. They are built tough and they retain their air. The champion balls are sold deflated so you will need a pump along with a ball needle to inflate. Champion playground balls can be used by people of various ages who have athletic ability. The product is popular for its durability, excellent quality, and price. Even though you need to inflate the balls, you will not have any complaints on the evenness of them and they will shape to smooth round balls. It can be used even for dodge ball as the texture is ribbed that helps to easily catch the balls and the size helps to properly throw the balls. In addition, the vibrant colors of the balls help to see the ball easily for general playground use.