Also known as footbags, hacky sacks are a great way to kill time, have fun, and increase your balance, hand to eye coordination, and foot control skills.
What started way back as a way to practice in Tai Chi, hacky-sacking was modernized in the 1970's on the beaches of California and Oregon. Consisting of a small round bag usually filled with rice, beads, sand, BB's, steel or lead shot, seeds, plastic and poly beads, or recycled pellets, depending on how responsive you want your hacky sack to be. The exterior commonly are made of suede, crocheted, or other durable materials that are usually very strong relative to how small the bag is. From freestyle to footbag net there are all types of hacky sacks to choose from depending on your discipline. The most common uses are the freestyle and hack circle where you try and keep the bag in the air as long as you can without it touching the ground and by impressing your friends with spin moves stalls, ducking, balance moves and many more. Shop Zumiez for your hacky sack needs with tons of styles and constructions along with a selection of shoes that can enhance your foot bag skills.