In recent conversations it was agreed that the youth of today seem to exhibit far more skill and know how in paintball for their ages than even 8 years ago. Perhaps this might be explained in part with the young ones growing up in the sport or for some maybe it is on account of our know how being passed down to the next generations though teachings, whatever the explanation, it was pretty evident at Flag Raiders Paintball TKO 3 vs 3 tournament.
Although technically paintball has not been classed as a “sport” I challenge anyone to find another activity that raises hundreds of thousands of dollars for various charities annually like our game does!. In this case Flag Raiders Paintball in Kitchener ON held their annual event for the local Food Bank.
Aug 13th 2012
KELLY: One of the proudest moments I have had was while judging a karate tournament, one of the masters (very high rank black belt, school owner, and promoter) came up to me and told me that he needed to have someone take my place as the judge. I thought â€˜great, I have really screwed this up somehowâ€™Â He took me aside and said this,
Saturday June 2nd, 2012 saw Tippmann roll into town with their traveling tech tent to set up and host another edition of the TiPX Challenge at Flag Raiders in Kitchener ON. This year saw 9 participants … there might have been more had it not been for the poor weather forecasts. Despite the threats of rain the skies held and the competition was on. Some rounds were over relatively quickly while others became a game of cat and mouse as pistol enthusiasts fought hard to get the top spot and some cool Tippmann swag as a reward.
While perhaps not quite as exciting as the New York win at Super Bowl last Sunday February 5th, 2012, this edition of the TKO Paintball Tournament was most certainly one of those edge of your seat, nail-biter events that had everyone including myself dealing with perhaps a little bit of shock and awe!.
The Catshack Reports was on location Sunday January 15th, 2012 for the first installment of Flag Raiders Paintball Annual Winter Cup tournament series. Both Young Division and Rookie Divisions appeared to duke it out in their quest for first place
The Catshack rolled up at Flag Raiders Paintball in Kitchener ON just in time to see the most important matches determining the winner for the Young Guns Division.
Nov 10th 2011
Charity Big Game!
FNN BREAKING NEWSâ€¦.
The competitions held over this past weekend at FlagRaiders Paintball in Kitchener ON marks a milestone in CXBL/MXL/RXL history as a total of 4 separate playing fields ran games concurrently, a first in this region and quite possible all of Canada. Teams from across Ontario appeared to smash it out in the race to NAX, and smash it out is a real understatement!
Through the rain & mud on Saturday May 14th 2011 the RXL Division team â€“ Sarnia Rockstar racked up a solid 2-0 start to the 2011 season. After the bar was set, the CX4 Division teams followed up on Sunday May 15th 2011 in much milder weather with Rockstar Wawa bringing home the 1st place prize and Owen Sound Rockstar Extreme taking second place. RS Mount Hope Bedlam placed 8th with high heads setting their goal for the next event.