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Work Up a Sweat With These Active Play Toys

Get in some active fun with these playful, energy-burning toys and games that motivate the entire family to get a move on!

Maria Bailey · 4 months ago

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PlasmaCars

PlasmaCars

It's hardly surprising that many of us are bouncing off the walls these days — and we're not just talking about the kids! Whether you're playing indoors or outdoors, these energy burning toys are what we didn't know we needed.

Gymnic Hop 55

Stop bouncing off the walls and start bouncing on flat ground with the Gymnic Hop 55! You'll be looking for excuses to hop from A to B. It's a great way to get in some exercise inside your home and out while promoting balance, coordination, and endless fun.

Micro Kickboard Mini Deluxe

Do you have a need for speed? Bombing around the neighborhood on a Micro Kickboard scooter will soon satisfy that itch. Utilizing a lean-to-steer design, you'll master balance and coordination like a pro in no time. Enjoy smooth turns and easy riding as you "surf" the sidewalk. 

Franklin Sports 3-In-1 Indoor Sports Set

When playing outside isn't an option (thanks, spring showers...), the Franklin Sports 3-in-1 Indoor Sports Set comes to the rescue! Bring outdoor sports inside without destroying your home. This set includes everything you need to play indoor knee hockey, hockey, and soccer, featuring two foldable goals that are the perfect size for little goalies, one mini soccer ball, one hockey ball, two mini foam hockey balls, and two adjustable hockey sticks.

Tangle NightBall Soccer Ball

Ready to take your soccer experience to the next level? Hit the pitch at night and illuminate your star-quality footwork with the Tangle NightBall Soccer Ball. Thanks to built-in LED technology, this ball glows as brightly as the sun with every kick, bounce, and roll. Made with high-quality, durable material, even Ronaldo can’t deflate this ball!

The Original PlasmaCar

The best kind of exercise is when you don’t even realize you’re doing it. The Original PlasmaCar® helps develop balance, coordination, and motor skills as you reach exhilarating speeds of up to six miles per hour! These wheels are not only kid-friendly, they’re adult-friendly too — meaning you can show dad who’s boss behind the wheel. Just prop your feet on the footrests and turn the wheel to get moving! 

Franklin Pro Hoops Basketball

Want to master slam dunks like Michael Jordan? Now you can without even leaving home thanks to the Franklin Pro Hoops Over-The-Door Basketball Set. Made with a shatter-resistant backboard, this basketball hoop is made to withstand 3-point shots and slam dunks. Designed to fit any door, now you can eat, dream, and sleep basketball while shooting hoops from your bed. 

Waddles The Waddle Duck

Keep toddlers entertained and on the move with their newest animal friend in tow: Waddles The Waddle Duck! They'll love walking around with this charming push toy as it waddles and quacks by their side. 

Melissa & Doug Let's Play House! Dust, Sweep & Mop Set

Cleaning up is a tough job, but someone has to do it! Okay, we can't promise there will be much cleaning going on with the Melissa & Doug Let's Play House! Dust, Sweep & Mop Set, but we can promise the kids will be entertained and on their feet for hours! This six-piece wooden play set features all the housekeeping tools they need, including a broom, mop, duster, dustpan, and hand brush.

The Floor is Lava

Imagine the floor is red, bubbly molten hot lava, and you must avoid it at all costs! You'll be feeling the heat soon enough as you hop from one tile to another to avoid touching the ground. Work up a sweat and your active imagination while playing this all-time classic family game. The Floor is Lava features a spinner, 25 foam tiles, and 27 action cards to ramp up the fun. 

Pony Cycle

Giddy up! The little ones are in for a real adventure (and some exercise) with the Pony Cycle. Designed to simulate riding a real pony, it works by gently bouncing up and down on the saddle to make the pony's legs move in a galloping motion. Rather than staying in one spot, the rider can trot around your home or even around the neighborhood.

Franklin Sports Foldaway Batting Tee

Swing, batter batter! Desgined with active little athletes in mind, this foldaway batting set is a sure hit. The lightweight bat is easy for small hands to swing and grip. Set the oversized whiffle ball on top of the stable tee, and knock one outta the park.

Franklin Sports 36" Soccer Goal with Ball and Pump

Lightweight and easy to assemble (and take apart), this mini soccer set is the perfect size for youth soccer enthusiasts for an anytime backyard game, or a match on the go. Includes a pump and inflation needle, so you can start playing right outta the box! When the game is over, and the reigning champion has been declared, the set folds flat for easy storage.

Franklin Sports Table Tennis To Go

Table tennis is super fun! But tennis tables? It's not always convenient to have one around. Fortunately with this set, virtually any table can be used to practice your backhand. The retractable net expands to fit a variety of table sizes, and the included mesh bag makes it easy to transport the set to your next match, even if it's an away game!

Green Toys Jump Rope

With their eco-friendly toys that are built to last, there are so many reasons Green Toys will have you jumping for joy! Hop, skip, and jump that energy out with this adjustable, 7 foot long jumprope made from 100% cotton. The chunky, easy to grip handles have a smooth, pleasing texture, and are made from recycled milk jugs!

Fat Brain Door Pong

This ingenious game design hangs in the doorway, so you can play ping pong without a table! The net is designed to adjust to the width above the doorframe for a secure hold, and the ball is tethered to an axis in the center, so you don't have to take turns finding and fetching it. It's safe to play indoors, or anywhere you have a doorway!

Franklin Sports Football Target Toss

An ideal toy for active families, the Franklin Sports Football Target Toss will rival your specialty burgers as the favorite at your next backyard barbecue. Its portable, lightweight construction means you can pack it up for a picnic or a day at the beach, and the three included foam footballs are light enough for damage-free horseplay. Play to improve your aim, or keep score, and get ready to throw down!

Franklin Sports Whirl Ball

Looking for an action-packed arcade game? Then you need to give this a whirl! Its tool free, unfoldable construction lets you set up in a snap. Roll the arcade balls up the incline, and aim for for that 50 point zone! Built-in sounds and electronic scoreboard add to the authentic arcade feel, and the automatic ball return means you can just keep on rollin'.

Little Tikes Triple Play Splash T-Ball Set

Play with a toy that grows with you! Beginner tee ballers can learn the basics of swinging, and improve their aim with confidence with this set. When they're ready to kick it up a notch, they can stomp on a pedal that launches the ball into the air, so they can wind up, and swing. Still need more action? Connect the base to a garden hose, and hit the ball right off a steady stream of water!