Whether for exercise, sport or just plain fun, trampolines can provide some great entertainment. Common styles range from smaller models used as a workout aid, to larger circular and rectangular trampolines used for enjoyment and competition. Depending on the intended use of the equipment, trampolines can come in a variety of sizes
Mini trampolines, or rebounders, are used for exercise and most commonly come in a circular shape. They are intended for use by only one person, and this is reflected in the size, with most running to no more than 40-inches in diameter. Some manufacturers also produce square-shaped rebounders with dimensions of around 40-inches square.
The smallest of the leisure trampolines in a round shape typically have a diameter of around 8 feet and make a good choice for younger children. For older children and adults, a larger size will prove more suitable. The diameter of round trampolines can increase to around 16 feet. Various sizes are available in-between, with common options including 10-, 12-, and 14-feet diameter trampolines.
Square-shaped leisure trampolines generally have much the same dimensions as circular trampolines. Smaller models suitable for toddlers and younger children typically start around 8-feet square in size, and this can increase to models of around 15-feet square, with the larger size again the best option for older children and adults.
Professional competition trampolines, such as those used in the Olympic Games and other sporting events, come in a rectangular shape. These models come as large as 17-feet-long. However, rectangular-shaped trampolines for leisure activities can also come in other sizes, with smaller models starting at around 6-feet by 9-feet up to 15-feet by 17-feet.
A water trampoline typically sits in an open body of water, and these can be larger than a land trampoline. The design enables it to float on water for use. They typically come in a circular shape. Sizes start at around a diameter of 10 feet for the smaller models available up to around 25 feet for some of the biggest water trampolines on the market.
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