Spikeball is a sports equipment company that designs and sells the game of Spikeball. The game consists of a roundnet that is played between two teams of two players each. It was invented by Chris Ruder in 2008 and has gained popularity over the years due to its fast-paced nature and easy setup. The brand has expanded to sell various accessories and gear related to the game including balls, nets, bags, and apparel.
- Spikeball was invented by Chris Ruder in 2008 as a means to make a competitive game that was both fun and easy to play.
- The brand began as a small operation in the Chicago area, but quickly gained popularity through social media and word of mouth.
- The first Spikeball National Championship was held in 2012 in Santa Monica, California and has since been held annually.
- In 2019, Spikeball launched its new game 'Spikeball Pro' which has a stronger and more durable net.
- The brand has expanded its reach internationally with players from over 30 countries playing the game.
- In 2020, Spikeball donated $100,000 to the Equal Justice Initiative to support social justice and equality efforts.
Roundnet Association is a non-profit organization that promotes and governs the sport of roundnet, which includes Spikeball as one of its variations. It hosts events and tournaments across the United States and has an official rule book for the game.
KanJam is a sports equipment company that specializes in the game of KanJam, which is a similar game to Spikeball but has different rules and equipment. The game consists of two teams of two players each and involves throwing a frisbee at a target.
Includes a roundnet, three balls, and a carrying bag. The set is all you need to play a game of Spikeball with your friends and family.
A floating net that allows you to play Spikeball in the pool or at the beach. It includes a ball and a carrying bag.
Includes a stronger and more durable net, three balls, and a carrying bag. It is designed for pro-level players who want to compete at a higher level.
Spikeball is played with a roundnet and two teams of two players each. The objective of the game is to hit the ball off the net in such a way that the other team is unable to return it before it bounces twice. The game is played up to 21 points, and the team with the most points at the end wins.
No, Spikeball can be played indoors as well as long as there is enough space to set up the net and move around. However, it is typically played outdoors on grass or sand.
Spikeball is one of the variations of the sport of roundnet. The main differences between Spikeball and other variations of roundnet are the size of the net and the number of players on each team. Spikeball has a smaller net and involves two teams of two players each, while other variations have a larger net and more players on each team.
The Spikeball Pro Kit is a set designed for pro-level players who want to compete at a higher level. It includes a stronger and more durable net, three balls, and a carrying bag.
Technically, it is possible to play Spikeball alone by bouncing the ball off the net and trying to return it without a partner. However, the game is designed to be played with two teams of two players each, and playing alone would not be as fun or challenging.