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To Those Who Say It’s Dying

No, paintball isn’t on ESPN anymore. Yes, fields are closing. Yes, people are quitting, retiring, and playing less due to a tough economy. Our sport, however, is far from dying. New players are falling in love with this game every day, but the people who...

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Drive By Shootings

The other day I was talking to one of my old-time teammates (we were both members of a 15 player pump team known as the Werewolves of NJ/PA that was selected as one of PBX3’s Top 50 Teams of All Time – you may never...

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On Agglettes

Here is a topic I see all the time come up in the forums and chat rooms, as well as hear about at the field - HK Army, their fanboys, and agglettes. Before I go any further, I want to point out that anything I...

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The Cost of Winning?

This is just my opinion, not that of Social Paintball, or my teams, or any of our affiliates and or sponsors. It’s not uncommon in professional sports for a team to spend money, building an awesome roster, only to have it for a short time. I'll...

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Why Paintball Is Dying

Before I delve into this issue, I would like to introduce myself. I have been playing paintball on and off since 2003, taking breaks for school and military deployments. Even in my absence from the sport, I have always been passionate about helping new players,...

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