We are
Spud 'N Rich

Spud Melin and Rich Knerr created Frisbee, Hula Hoop, Slip 'N Slide, & dozens more. Their business was fun! Chuck Knerr founded Spud 'N Rich to continue their love of "funomenal fun."

Spud Melin and Rich Knerr from LIFE magazine 1965
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Spud and Rich featured in LIFE magazine, 1965.

Kids Crave Active Fun

Active play improves coordination, learning, impulse control, and helps prevent obesity.

Kids crave good fun, girl
Kids crave good fun, boy

For kids to put down those screens, the fun has to be Funomenal!

Girl spinning on Whirly-Go-Round
Unbelievable But True!

Funomenal Fun

We use fundamental properties of physics, to fascinate children of all ages. It's what makes a Whirly-Go-Round go 'round!



"Unbelievable but true!"
Rich Knerr
"It's almost magical!"
Spud Melin

For Kid's Sake

Screens keep children inactive, often leaving them depressed and disengaged from family.

a 5 year old girl stares at a smartphone screen
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