Bounce or The Bounce might refer to:

Art, entertainment, and media

Fictional entities



  • Bounce (film), 2000 film starring Gwyneth Paltrow and Ben Affleck


  • Bounce music, a style of hip hop music that originated in New Orleans
  • Bouncy techno or bounce, a style of UK rave hardcore dance music




  • CHBN-FM (91.7 The Bounce), a radio station in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • CJCH-FM (101.3 The Bounce), a radio station in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Stage productions

  • Bounce (musical), the original title of Road Show, a musical by Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman



  • Bounce TV, a U.S. television network with programming for African Americans




  • Bounce (golf), a term referring to the shape of the head on certain golf clubs
  • Bounce (jump), a type of fence in equestrian events
  • Ball-up, or bounce, a method of restarting play in Australian rules football
  • Running bounce, a skill in Australian rules
  • Ball-up, or bounce, a method of restarting play in Australian rules football
  • The Bouncy, a sports celebration particularly associated with Rangers F.C.


  • Bounce (network), a networking term for masking connections, or at times a synonym for reset when applied as a verb to a server
  • Bounce message, an automated message sent when e-mail delivery fails
  • Bounce rate, the percentage of visitors who enter the site and "bounce" (leave the site) rather than continue viewing additional pages within the same site
  • Contact bounce, a common problem with mechanical switches and relays
  • Ping pong recording technique, or bouncing, a method used in sound recording

Other uses