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Things I Wish I’d Known Then – Part 5

Posted by Eric on 27.04.10

What’s This Stuff For Again?

So now you’ve got your gear and a few games under your belt.  “What’s next?” you ask.  Now comes the fun part of actually playing.  There’s no perfect way to do it, everyone picks up and develops their own style and methods.  But that doesn’t mean there aren’t things every player should incorporate into their game. Read the rest of this entry »

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Things I Wish I’d Known Then – Part 1

Posted by Eric on 16.11.09

Welcome New Players!

People like to share hobbies with friends and paintball is no different. One friend brings another along for a game and suddenly a new player is hooked. But let’s admit it, paintball is an obscure sport. Unlike more traditional activities like basketball, baseball, or soccer, most people don’t get much, if any, exposure to paintball as they grow up. So unlike more traditional sports you probably will be starting from scratch in learning this game. You may not know what questions to ask about this game or where to get answers. It’s to these new players, and perhaps some veterans who have forgotten a few things themselves, that I direct this article. I don’t claim to have all the answers but I can at least share a few things I’ve picked up over the last nine years. Over the next week or two I’ll share a few things to help you out. Whether you’ve hit a few games already or are interested in trying the great sport of paintball for the first time, here is what I wish I’d known when I started playing. Read the rest of this entry »

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