April 6, 2013
Come and Join Us for a Free Entry Scenario Game at Ballbusters Paintball. You must pre-register and pay 10.00 air fee to be included in this event! You can pre-register at
The Battle of Khe Sanh was conducted in northwestern Quang Tri Province, Republic of Vietnam between January 21st and April 8th 1968. The combatants were elements of the US III Marine Amphebious Force (IIIMAF), South Vietnamese ARMY (ARVN) and two to three division-size elements of the People’s Army of Vietnam (PAVN). The American command of South Vietnam gave the defense of the base nickname Operation Scotland.
The American command in Saigon initially believed that combat operations around Khe Sanh during the summer of 1967 were just part of a series of minor North Vietnamese offensives in the border regions. That appraisal was altered when it was discovered that PAVN was moving forces into the area during the fall and winter. A build up of Marine forces took place and actions around Khe Sanh commenced when the Marine base was isolated. During a series of desperate actions the last 77 days, Khe Sahn Combat Base (KSCB) and the hilltop outpost around it were under constant North Vietmese ground, artillary, mortor, and rocket attacts.
In March of 1968 an overland relief expedition (operation Pegasus) was launched by a combined Marine/Army/South Vietnamese task force that eventually broke through to the Marines at Khe Sanh. The battle was a tactical victory for the Marines, although it had no clear strategic implications.
Founded at the end of 2004, the MPOC is the “rich in history” oldest paintball circuit in Malaysia. Its mission: to promote tournament paintball to the highest level in Malaysia and Asia & to prepare teams for tournament paintball in Europe and USA.
Recognised by the Millennium Series & PSP Series in 2005, it is modeled to emulate their success in the USA and Europe.
It is also the National Paintball Circuit recognised by the Paintball Asia League Series (PALS) and the Asia Pacific Paintball Federation (APPBF).
For more info: http://www.mpocpaintball.com/
The third 5-man event of the year is taking place at Paintball City in Gauteng. Come and show your skills and compete against some of the best 5-man teams in South Africa in their respective divisions. Get your team seen both locally and internationally and become part of the SARPL family.
Register for the event: http://www.paintball-players.org/cgi-bin/signup.cgi?LID=173&EID=2788
Team List: http://www.paintball-players.org/cgi-bin/showteams.cgi?LID=173&EID=2788
Cost: R800 per 5-man team + 2 reserves allowed / R900 Late Entry
Paint: Own Paint allowed (No RED or WHITE fills please)
Setup/Registration time: 07:00
Captains Meeting: 07:45
First Game: 08:00
Rule set: SARPL/PSP Rules (http://www.sarpl.co.za/?page_id=4)
ROF: 12.5 bps PSP Ramping
Prizes for event: Medals + Spot prizes for the day
Div 4 – race to 2 (new teams and current div 4 teams)
Div 3 – race to 2 (Current Div 3 teams from the SARPL as well as pro teams from other leagues)