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A target activity where participants shoot at targets or each other using a gun that propels paint balls

Who is it suitable for?
Considerations needs to be made to the impact of the paintballs and so this activity is more suited to Scouts up.

How to run/provide paintballing

There are 2 ways of running Paintballing in Scouting. These are:

  1. Scout-led activity - running paintballing yourself or using someone else in Scouting

  2. Externally-led activity - running paintballing using an external provider

Useful links

The National Governing Bodies for paintballing are:

Factsheets on paintballing

The following activity factsheets are relevant to this activity:

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