A size 5 (five) is a full sized football used by senior mens teams. Women and however use a size 4 football and this size is also suitable for school age children ages 13-15.
Footballs also come in a variety of materials. Match balls are generally made of the best quality leather. While practice balls, or those with less use, are available in a lower grade leather.
A variety of synthetic finishes are also available. Pin-grain synthetic balls are excellent for beginners, kids or even Ausball games in wet weather.
Additionally, smaller kids footballs are produced in a soft pvc finish - perfect for little hands.
For more information, checkout our full list Burley-Sekem football sizes and measurements here.