Paintball Paintball web quest By Spencer Bird
Introduction to paintball • Paintball to you may just be a dumb, kiddy or recreational activity. But contrary to what you might think paintball is considered a sport. But not only a sport an extreme sport!
Paintballing • Now being that paintball is a sport people play it competitively. There are two different versions of paintball.
Introduction to Woods Ball • Woods Ball which is played mostly recreationally and you might find a woods ball tournament somewhere but it wouldn’t be very big.
How to play woods ball • Woods ball is just a game of paintball played in a forest or wooded area to simulate real forest fighting. Teams can range any where from a 1 V 1 to a 400 V 400. • Game play and game rules can be changed to whatever the players want.
Introduction to Speedball • Speedball is a version of paintball played on a small field with bunkers (big aired up balloons that act as protection for the players) or barrels. Teams are played in 3, 5, 7, and 10 man teams. The action is usually hard and fast. Games usually don’t last longer than 3 to 6 minuets.
Speedball • In speedball 3 man team you will have a Left a Right and a Back. The left and right will work up on the other team while the back relays information to the left and right. The back also provides cover and shoots up to 7+ pods per game.
How to get sponsored • To get sponsored you can make a hook-it account at WWW.hookit.com and post videos, pictures, stats and other info about your paintball team and then apply for a sponsorship. You can also start a facebook fan page on http://www.facebook.com/
Equipment • To be good at paint ball you will need good gear and to get that good gear you can go to the following websites: • http://www.pntball.com/ • http://www.ansgear.com/ • http://www.animalpaintball.com/ • Pntball.com and ansgear.com for gear and equipment and animal paintball for playing apparel.
Kick Butt!!! • And finally go to a tournament, • get out there with your friends, • have fun, • And KICK BUTT!!!