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0 CommentsPosted by The Ford on October 14, 2012 under Featured, Industry News, News, Scenario Coverage, Top Story
We all know paintball has generally been known as a male dominated sport since its beginning. However, things have begun to take a new role as a large number of female players have started to hit the scene. Everywhere you look now there are women involved. You will find these ladies in all areas of paintball, from being involved with the PSP, working within the industry, or just your regular playe... more.
FIELD OWNERS: At last it’s here!
1 CommentsPosted by The Ford on October 10, 2012 under Featured, Industry News, League Coverage, News, Reviews
From the desk of E-Money: After reading over every ones e-mails, the #1 Challenge Field owners face in growing there customer base is...... Cost effective advertising!!! This is a worldwide challenge, not just in the states. My conservative estimates are, paintball field owners have thrown away over 10 million dollars in bad advertising!! That's a lot, and I added my fair share t... more.
Valken buys Paintball News
1 CommentsPosted by The Ford on April 10, 2012 under Featured, Industry News, News
Valken Sports has bought Paintball News. Paintball News, started and run by Rene and Juvy Boucher, had built the Paintball News brand since 1990. Paintball News, the first paintball newspaper, the first bi-monthly paintball publication and the only free to the player paintball publication had become an important source of news and information at paintball fields and pro shops, nationwide. Gi... more.
Andy Potter joins Valken Sports Team
0 CommentsPosted by The Ford on December 5, 2011 under Featured, Industry News, Scenario Coverage, The Ford Report, Top Story
Andy, who has been in the paintball industry for over a decade, got his start at EMR in PA., one of the most renown paintball fields on the east coast, and worked his way up the EMR corporate ladder. After attending Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, he worked for JT USA as one of their top sales performers, then in 2009 he joined the Pro-Caps Direct team in less than 2 years, was promoted t... more.
The December 2011 Issue of Shooting Hot Magazine is here!
0 CommentsPosted by The Ford on December 1, 2011 under Dirt, Featured, Industry News, League Coverage, News, Top Story
It's the end of the year and Shooting Hot Magazine dominates the Christmas Season with Bill Murray's take on the Custom Products Pro Barrel kit, gun wraps and the look of this month's magazine while The Big Boss, Seth Manchester takes on Skeletor and paintball in Venezuela! Your fearless editor chimes in with his monthly editorial, this month taking on Social Media, and reviews the Empire Prop... more.
The Shooting Hot Magazine Truck is complete!
0 CommentsPosted by The Ford on October 15, 2011 under Dirt, Featured, Industry News, League Coverage, News, Scenario Coverage, The Ford Report, Top Story
Right on schedule, Shooting Hot Magazine's Billy Smith and Anderson Performance's Bert Anderson finished up the 1959 Chevy Apache truck, just in time to take the vehicle to World Cup to display in the DXS/V-Force Pavilion. The off-frame restoration and customization took over 700 hours, with every part of the vehicle getting attention from Smith and Anderson. Early this week Mr. Smith will be... more.
Life long brothers and the game: We grew up together and we sling paint together
0 CommentsPosted by The Ford on August 7, 2011 under Dirt, Featured, News
I knew James Guy since 4th grade. Looking back on it, it seems like a life time. Our paths in life have always crossed or ran parallel to each other. From elementary school right into high school at North East were we did AFJROTC (FL-822). He’s a die hard speedball player who recently made the decision to join the United States Army. His Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) is 31 Bravo, Militar... more.
PBL’s Gab Fest
0 CommentsPosted by The Ford on March 21, 2011 under Featured, News, Video
Traveling with Kitty!
0 CommentsPosted by The Ford on December 24, 2010 under Featured, News, Video
Kitty "Galore" Wandel with some travel tips: ... more.
Terry Black speaks out on CO2 and The EPA
0 CommentsPosted by The Ford on December 9, 2009 under Dirt, Featured, News
Terry Black is a respected member of the OG sites and of the paintball community in General. No government employees or legislators were harmed in the production of his opinion, which coincidentally may not necessarily be the opinion of The Ford Report, its' owners or its' advertisers. What can you say when so many people in this world are left of Lenin, so to speak. It is easy for peo... more.
Free Finale 2009: The Finishing Touches
0 CommentsPosted by The Ford on December 4, 2009 under Featured, Scenario Coverage
With one week to go until Free Finale 2009, everyone at Low Country Paintball is girding their loins for an absolute beast of an event for “Ninjees vs. Pirates: Quest for the Brass Monkey”, which will pit Dread Pirate Chris “Camojester” Greer and his XO Bill “Firebug” Meister against Scott “Redneck Ninjee” Hall of Camp Blanding fame and his XO Lawrence “TB” Wright (y... more.
Versa Two loader becomes official hopper of The Ford Report
0 CommentsPosted by The Ford on November 27, 2009 under Featured, News, The Ford Report
While everyone else was eating turkey and vegging out in front of the TV over the Thanksgiving weekend, The Ford Report's Dale Ford and SPO Gear's Ken Akins were hammering out a an endorsement deal for the 2010 season. Terms of the agreement haven't been released. The Ford Report is a weekly journal of all the happenings in the sport of paintball that is delivered directly to a subs... more.
South Beach Pimps sign with Planet Eclipse for 2010
0 CommentsPosted by The Ford on November 26, 2009 under Featured, News, Scenario Coverage
The South Beach Pimps, based in Miami, Florida and home of legendary South Beach, have renewed their sponsorship agreementwith Planet Eclipse. The terms of the agreement haven't been made public. The team is comprised mainly of old school tournament players getting back to their roots in the woods. Obviously playing inthe woods isn't the same as it was 15-20 years ago, and that's where Planet E... more.
Official Free Finale 2009 Map
0 CommentsPosted by The Ford on November 24, 2009 under Featured, News, Scenario Coverage
PaintClub 21: Project Chaos–The Process
0 CommentsPosted by The Ford on November 20, 2009 under Dirt, Featured, News
As I mentioned in the first press release regarding the 2010 PaintClub 21 event, there's a process involved in getting 'in' at PaintClub 21: Project Chaos. Like the May event, you start by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org , and after we check you out, which may or may not include a criminal background check, you'll be sent an email giving you a link to go and register for the event, ... more.
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