The real wood paddles have comfy foam handles, and the two types of birdies included allow players to choose whether to play a fast game or a slower, gentler one, easier for younger children.
Can even be played solo as an excellent test of eye-hand coordination. Ages 6+.
Jazzminton provides a solid exercise in hand-eye coordination.
This active game can be a good source of exercise at higher speeds, and its cooperative design enourages socialization and good sportsmanship.